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Knicks Journal :
With the NBA season less than two weeks away, basketball fans are getting set to watch some of their favorite players hit the hardwood once again.During a season of underwhelming accomplishments for the Knicks, J.R. Smith and Steve Novak provided their team's fan base with a couple of exciting bright spots all year long. With Novak emerging alongside buddy Jeremy Lin, and Smith joining the team midseason from China, both players exploded off the bench each and every night, only to excite the Garden crowd again and again.Novak became a fan-favorite largely in part due to his ability to make it rain from long-range. For his explosiveness and his aggressive nature to pester opponents, Smith too gained a decent amount of favoritism from a bevy of the Knicks' faithfuls.Novak and Smith certainly provided some excitement, but needless to say, most fans were left disappointed in the Knicks' first-round playoff exit. Recognizing the city's ever so present craving for not only...
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Amar'e Stoudemire. Marcus Camby. J.R. Smith. James White. Henry Sims.These are just a few of the names of Knicks players who have experienced injuries over the duration of training camp this month. As the official start to the NBA regular season nears, there is more talk about the age of the Knickerbockers than the talent they are set to display on the hardwood.Prepared to boast...
The New York Knicks are an old veteran team, and even though some of the older vets are banged up already, one of the younger Knicks is also wounded. Newsday is reporting that Knicks backup guard J.R. Smith is in a walking boot, trying to take some pressure off a sore left Achilles heel. Head [...]
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Copeland 15th Spot For Him to Lose?
On Saturday the Knicks played the Celtics in their 2nd pre-Season game. It was a back and forth game until the Celtics took a strong lead mid-way through the game, which was until Chris Copeland came off the bench for the first time.
After sitting for about 2 hours, Copeland came out knowing he had something to prove after his pretty bad...
Stephon Marbury certainly had an interesting run in the NBA, particularly known for his scoring ability. The guard averaged over 19 points and 7 assists per game over his 13 year career before going to play ball overseas in China.
He was definitely a personality, and some would call him a chemistry killer.
Now, it looks like there are bigger issues on his plate than just being called...
Enoch Smith Jr. has been a big factor in Mt. Carmel's success this year. He talks about the upcoming playoffs, his team, and his connection with a current Illini freshman.
Defense!! Defense!! That is the common chant roaring from the fans that pack Madison Square Garden for every home game. Defense is the heart and soul of New York basketball. It has been for many decades.
Back in the 90’s, the Knicks and defense went hand in hand. The Knicks were known for their rough and intimidating style of defense. In the early 90’s it was guys like...
Knicks go down to the Raptors 107-88 and some things need to be looked at in the coming days. The only problem is the Knicks have the Celtics tomorrow night. We all know Boston is a seasoned team that has reloaded and will take this game seriously. Thank god it’s a pre-season game. Enjoy the videos.
Peter A. Knickswag Chief Editor
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If you happen to pick up this month's issue of GQ magazine, you will see the smiling face of Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin starring back you.In the GQ interview, most of Lin's answers are pretty pedestrian but he does provide some interesting comments about wanting to stay with his last team, the New York Knicks:"You can't ask for a city or a fan base to...
New York Knicks 98, Boston Celtics 109
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Knicks @ Raptors Pre-Game:
After almost a week off the hardwood, the Knicks are back in action! Beginning on Friday, the Knicks embark on a three game in four day stretch starting with the Toronto Raptors, then Saturday with the Boston Celtics and finish against the 76ers on Monday at the Carrier Dome. Amar’e Stoudemire will make his preseason...
Boston Celtics (2-4) at New York Knicks (2-1)Preseason Game #7 – Road Game #5Saturday, October 20, 20127:30pm ETTV: CSNNE, MSG, NBA-LP (DTV 752/753) Times Union Center, Albany, New York Referees: Marc Davis, Tony Brown, Eli Roe
This is the second preseason game between these two division rivals. The first game was a spirited affair with the Knicks coming out on...