Phil Jackson to meet with Mike Woodson next week to decide his fate

Knicks coach Mike Woodson and Phil Jackson were ironing out a time to meet early next week to discuss his future, according to an NBA source familiar with the situation. Woodson was not invited to be part of the exit meetings with the Knicks’ 14 players that occurred Thursday and Friday, with Jackson and general manager Steve Mills running them. It was a strong indicator Woodson...
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Mike Woodson final Knicks reaction reel will sadden you

Sadly for Mike Woodson, it looks like that he’ll be replaced as New York Knicks head coach next season with Phil Jackson taking over the Knicks. Although Woodson’s tenure in NYC was short, he had some rather memorable facial expressions during his time as coach of the Knickerbockers. Thanks to the folks over at Oakley and Allen, we have the final Mike Woodson reaction reel: ...
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Report: Mike Woodson doesn't want to be fired in person

This is odd, but it’s the Knicks, so it’s just right. According to ESPN.com via Stephen A. Smith, Knicks head coach Mike Woodson has no intention of meeting with Phil Jackson until he knows if he still has a job. Furthermore, reports say Woodson would prefer Jackson and the Knicks fire him via his agent or phone call. On Wednesday, the coach said he’d like a resolution on...
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Carmelo Anthony publicly supports Mike Woodson, calls him a ‘father figure’

In a somewhat surprising turn of events, Carmelo Anthony, seemingly in a state in denial over how the Knicks missed the postseason, came out and publicly supported embattled head coach Mike Woodson during comments made on Thursday. “Mike Woodson has become a guy I can talk to, almost a father figure, a friend, a guy […] The post Carmelo Anthony publicly supports Mike Woodson...
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Mike Woodson Awaits Firing Squad

Mike Woodson will be fired as Knicks head coach, it is only a matter of when.  Whether it is today, tomorrow, next week, the timing is only a formality. Former Knicks coach Larry Brown once said, “I am a dead man walking,” and while Mike Woodson’s career as Knicks coach is not yet dead, the firing squad is taking aim. Phil Jackson is the new sheriff in town and new sheriff’s...
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Report: Mike Woodson Expects To Know Job Status Within 48-Hours

If New York Knicks head coach Mike Woodson is going to be fired, he’d prefer to know in the next 48 hours.  According to the New York Post, Woodson said he still hopes to talk to Phil Jackson about remaining as head coach, but wouldn’t say if he will help the Knicks team president conduct exit meetings Thursday and Friday with the players. “If they bring me back, I’m...
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Perhaps the idiot duo of Amar'e Stoudemire & Mike Woodson share a brain

Don't waste too much time trying to figure out Mike Woodson and Amar'e Stoudemire. They're both idiots.Mike Woodson: “Am I the guy for the job? I’m the only guy for the job.” #Knicks— Alan Hahn (@alanhahn) April 16, 2014"We lost a lot of vets," Stoudemire said. "And those vets were definitely key leaders for us. And it was tough for me to be the...
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New York Knicks Coach’s Corner – April 17th Edition

Every week, Dave Nowinski will be taking a look at the team’s coaching performance. There’s not too much left to be said about Mike Woodson’s season, but Dave will also keep us updated on what’s sure to be a transformative offseason. Here’s how Woody fared last week: Mike Woodson had a stellar week of coaching. The Knicks were able to beat three playoff teams (Raptors...
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Mike Woodson takes responsibility for Knicks' situation

Mike Woodson took the blame for the Knicks' failure to make the playoffs and apologized to their fans Sunday. "You can point the fingers in a lot of directions,'' he said. "At the end of the day, I'm the coach and I didn't get it done. It's just that simple. There's a lot of factors that came behind it, but you can't sit here and complain...
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Knicks News: Mike Woodson admits failure as coach

The New York Knicks stunned the Chicago Bulls last night by winning 100-89. However, this result is meaningless because the Knicks have been eliminated from postseason contention. The blame for this horrific season starts at the top.Image By Keith Allison via Wikimedia CommonsBefore last night's game, coach Mike Woodson commented about his role with the Knicks this season:"...
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