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Shane Larkin vs. Jose Calderon

At first Jose Calderon only had a minor injury. When he missed the first game of the season, we all figured it was only because the team didn’t want him to overdo it with both games of a back-to-back. Then, it typical Knicks fashion, it was announced that he would be out 2-3 weeks with a strained calf. But is that such a bad thing? Maybe it’s just me, but I only see Calderon...
Via Turn On The Knicks
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Knicks guard Jose Calderon out at least 2 weeks

New York Knicks point guard Jose Calderon is expected to miss 2 weeks with a strained calf muscle. Derek Fisher expects the guard to be back in “in a few weeks”. Calderon missed the final two preseason games after being injured October 20th. Calderon’s absence means an increased role for guard Shane Larkin, who has been starting in is place to start the season. The post Knicks...
Via Basketball Bicker
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cavs intro in LeBron James’ first game back was wild

The Cleveland Cavaliers made a huge production for LeBron James’ first game back with his old team, and they really blew the house down with their show. For pregame introductions prior to the game against the New York Knicks, they had a hype video featuring the players on the team. They gave LeBron an orange...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Unafraid of hyperbole, LeBron proclaims Cavs opener ‘one of biggest sports events ever’

LeBron James understandably is pretty excited, pumped up, anxious — you name it — about Thursday night’s season-opening game that pits his Cleveland Cavaliers against the New York Knicks. The game, after all, is at home, inside the friendly confines of Quicken Loans Arena. With all the hype and anticipation that was set in motion...Read More The post Unafraid of hyperbole...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: defensive preview

Last season, the New York Knicks defense was lackluster at best. Ranked against every single defense in the league, they finished 24th. Only nine teams gave up a higher scoring percentage than the Knicks and they also ended the season with a dismal record of 37-45, bad for even an Eastern Conference team. One of the reasons the Knicks struggled so badly on that side of the ball was...
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Phil Jackson: Knicks ‘not ready for showtime’

Knicks president Phil Jackson says his team isn’t “ready for showtime” following New York’s 24-point season-opening loss to the Chicago Bulls late Wednesday night. “Not ready for showtime, were we guys?” Jackson said, via The Knicks made just 37 percent of their shots and allowed Chicago to score 42 points in the paint. “When we stopped competing...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Marc Gasol interested in Knicks?

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol is playing for a contract this season, and he got the year off to a strong start with 32 points and nine rebounds in a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Gasol, 29, is expected to be one of the top free agents on the market before the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Amar'e sings with Swift for in-arena video bit

Recently, it was noted that New York Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire got the chance to meet pop superstar Taylor Swift during a Knicks open practice. During tonight’s game against the Chicago Bulls, one of the in-arena videos starring Amare and Taylor featured both of them dancing and singing to Taylor’s hit song “Shake It Off”: Shake It OFF, Amare! *** Stoudemire sings...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Will New York Knicks Pick Up Shane Larkin’s Third-Year Option?

Now that the New York Knicks have picked up shooting guard Tim Hardaway’s third-year option will they do the same for Shane Larkin? ESPN reports the New York Knicks are unclear if they will pick up Shane Larkin’s third-year option or if they will agree to an extension with Iman Shumpert. Based on Shane Larkin’s performance during the preseason Coach Derek Fisher seems to be...
Via Basketball Bicker
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo makes creepy cameo on ‘Sons of Anarchy’

The acting bug has bitten Carmelo Anthony once again, this time as the New York Knicks star made a cameo appearance on the FX series, “Sons of Anarchy.” In the creepy cameo, Carmelo, who apparently is a fan of the gritty drama, plays an ominously sinister henchman of some sort who hands over a knife...Read More The post Carmelo Anthony makes creepy cameo in ‘Sons of Anarchy’...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Keys to the New York Knicks Reaching Playoffs in 2014-15

Quincy Acy #4 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket as Tyler Hansbrough #50 of the Toronto Raptors tries to defend during their pre-season NBA game at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) The New York Knicks’ climb back to NBA relevance won’t be nearly as eye-opening or sudden as their plunge into mediocrity a season ago. The...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Carmelo Anthony's cameo on 'Sons of Anarchy'

The New York Knicks season begins today, but Knick fans who love the F/X show “Sons Of Anarchy” got an early dose of Carmelo Anthony in primetime, as the Knickerbockers superstar made a cameo appearance on the show. Per “That’s right, the former Syracuse basketball star made a bizarre cameo on the FX drama. According to SB Nation, Melo had no lines, but ominously...
Via Hooped Up
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Is there friction already with coach Fisher and Knicks players?

Jason Whitney   New York Knicks rookie coach Derek Fisher has been quiet with reveling his starting five throughout the preseason, but speculation is that Amar’e Stoudemire and J.R. Smith will be coming off the bench. STAT and Smith are two of the Knicks best scorers, but have often struggled on the defensive end. In addition to […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists ...
Via Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks Weekly Preview – October 28th

Knicks fans are none too happy with Adam Silver, as they start their season off against the best two teams in the Eastern Conference. Aside from the actual games, the Derek Fisher still needs to figure out a rotation as he gets his feet wet as an NBA coach for the first time. Here’s what else the team has on their plate in the opening week of basketball: Wednesday – vs. Chicago...
Via Turn On The Knicks
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Sixers website confuses Bo Outlaw for Travis Outlaw

Best day ever. The 76ers on their website right now have Bo Outlaw, not Travis Outlaw, on their roster. This is real: — Sam Vecenie (@Sam_Vecenie) October 27, 2014 Today, the Philadelphia 76ers traded for a second round pick from the New York Knicks in their eternal bid to monopolize every draft pick for Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks trade Travis Outlaw to 76ers

The New York Knicks will trade veteran forward Travis Outlaw to the Philadelphia 76ers to create the roster room needed to keep undrafted rookie forward Travis Wear, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein.   The Knicks also sent a 2019 second-round pick to the Sixers and agreed to swap rights on another future‎ second-rounder. Wear, undrafted out of UCLA, had a strong training...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

76ers Trade For Travis Outlaw Just To Cut Him, Because Why The Hell Not

The Philadelphia 76ers, in their quest to suck harder than any team has sucked before, just pulled their latest (and probably not last) tank move, acquiring Travis Outlaw from the Knicks, along with a future second round pick and the right to swap a future second round picks with the Knicks (note: by our count, Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Taylor Swift is the newest member of the New York Knicks

Already the second best player on the Knicks RT @TheRealBenChew: Taylor Swift posing with Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e: — Zach Harper (@talkhoops) October 26, 2014 Taylor Swift is quickly becoming more synonymous with New York than she has been with Nashville. The country-pop singer owns a home in Tribeca, she’s recently released her new Article found...
Via Next Impulse Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: ‘I would always love to play with Kobe’

Carmelo Anthony says Kobe Bryant wasn’t the reason he didn’t sign with the Los Angeles Lakers. Anthony told ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne and Ohm Youngmisuk that he decided to sign a five-year, $124 million contract with the Knicks because he “just felt more comfortable staying here in New York.” “Hell no. Of course not,” Anthony said of not signing with L.A. because of...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Season Preview: New York Knicks

The Knicks will likely struggle again to make the playoffs this season. There arguably wasn’t a single team in the NBA that had a more disappointing season last year than the New York Knicks. Coming off a 2012-13 season in which they finished second in the East with 54 wins, there was little reason to think the Knicks wouldn’t finish as one of the top four teams in the East...
Via The Lottery Mafia
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Baron Davis sells TV comedy based on his life to Fox

Baron Davis hasn’t played in the NBA since the 2011-12 season with the New York Knicks, but his life story — or something close to it — could soon be coming to your television. The former All-Star point guard is part of a production team that’s sold a pilot for a half-hour, single-camera comedy to Fox loosely based on his life. The as-yet-untitled series focuses on a kid...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Rumors: Iman Shumpert untouchable under Phil Jackson?

In a recent interview with, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson spoke candidly about the team. One of the interesting comments was his opinion of Iman Shumpert. He thinks highly of Shumpert, and considers him as "one of [his] favorites."Image by Keith Allison, via Wikimedia CommonsJackson spoke of Shumpert:".... he's one of my favorites because...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
6 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith having tough time learning to play team ball

J.R. Smith will never be accused of being the sharpest knife in the kitchen and you’ll understand why after hearing Smith’s latest response to why he is struggling adapting to the notion of playing team-first basketball. The New York Knicks guard was very candid during his latest remarks about his difficulties grasping the triangle offense and you won’t believe what came out...
Via Pass The Pill
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Willis Reed fights the entire Lakers team

Jason Whitney A video of Willis Reed taking on the entire Los Angeles Lakers team in a fist fight has finally surfaced. Reed was in his third year with the New York Knicks when one of the biggest fights in NBA history took place at Madison Square Garden. Back in 1966, a young Willis Reed was playing […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover the NFL...
Via Sports-Kings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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