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Knicks, Phil Jackson Stockpiling Young Talent

In 2013, during the Knicks’ last playoff run, they were one of the oldest teams in the league. They had just four players who had played four or fewer seasons in the NBA, Iman Shumpert, Pablo Prigioni, Chris Copeland and James White. Out of those four, only Shumpert was under the age of 28. This upcoming year, with Phil Jackson as the president, New York has been attempting to...
Via Turn On The Knicks
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NBPA elects Michele Roberts as Executive Director

After 17 months the NBA Players’ Association has elected a replacement for former Executive Director Billy Hunter. League source says NBPA has elected Washington, D.C. attorney Michele Roberts to be its next Executive Director, replacing Billy Hunter. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 29, 2014 Roberts received 32 votes, six more needed by union bylaws. Roberts 32 votes were...
Via KCM Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Are any free agents worth pursuing?

With the NBA season steadily approaching, teams are still on the lookout for any more free agents worth adding to their roster. All of the premier players in this free agency class have already been signed to new teams or re-signed back to their respective teams, but that doesn’t mean that the rest of the group is worthless. If the New York Knicks were to pick up any free agents...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Metta World Peace Delivers Vicious Shove During Rec League Game (Video)

Metta World Peace (formerly Ron Artest) has developed a reputation over the years as being a very physical basketball player. He’s also known for occasionally being a hothead, and his short temper apparently boiled over during a rec league game this weekend. After taking a hard hit while driving to the basket during a Venice Basketball League game in Los Angeles, World Peace turned...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Talk: What We Learned From Vegas Summer League

Derek Fisher’s first taste of NBA coaching was a success with the Knicks’ summer squad, ending with a record of 4-1 while showing great effort and competitive spirit.The competitive nature of Summer League is usually apparent as players vie for training camp invitatons throughout the league, but the collective competitiveness of the Knicks was a sight for sore eyes after the...
Via TopSportsReport
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: What Should Be Their Starting Five?

New York Knicks: What Should Be Their Starting Five? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The New York Knicks have traded Tyson Chandler and resigned Carmelo Anthony, but their talent level is about at what is was this season, when they were the 9th seed in the East and missed the playoffs. They have a solid chance to make it to the playoffs based on just Anthony...
Via HoopStuff
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Knicks’ Prigioni: ‘Completely sure we will play much better’

Pablo Prigioni has done this before — backing up Jose Calderon at point guard. The Argentine and Spaniard were teammates in the Spanish League years ago with Tau Ceramica de Vitoria and now they have been reunited in Phil Jackson’s all-international point guard tandem with the Knicks. Prigioni is delighted to have Calderon — the Knicks’ biggest offseason acquisition. And...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Smith Jr. is a force in the ’16 class

Incoming junior point guard Dennis Smith Jr. has been one of the hottest names on the recruiting trail, dominating several events for his travelling squad, Team Loaded. As a result, it was no surprise when he was added to the USA Basketball Developmental National Team roster, and was selected to participate in the U17 training camp. While ...
Via Hoopniks
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: I want to win, I don't care about money

Carmelo Anthony has a message for anyone who believes who chose to re-sign with the New York Knicks for the primary reason of money."I want to win," he told ESPN in his first interview since re-signing. "I don't care about the money."Anthony's comments are interesting, because on the surface, signing with the Knicks over other potential suitors seems like...
Via Bush League Chronicle
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks made comical trade offer for Kevin Love

The Knicks made an offer for Kevin Love The New York Knicks at least tried to get involved in the Kevin Love sweepstakes. I’m sure the phone call took less than five minutes, but according to Chris Herring of the Wall Street Journal, the Knicks reportedly offered Amar’e Stoudemire, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Iman Shumpert for Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love. The Knicks recently...
Via Sports-Kings
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Off-Season New York Knicks GIF Dump – Volume 1

CLEANTONY! Vintage Jose And now those days are gone… Happy JR times… Oh the defense…   The post Off-Season New York Knicks GIF Dump – Volume 1 appeared first on Turn On The Knicks.
Via Turn On The Knicks
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Jason Smith And Cole Aldrich Signing Grades

New York Knicks: Jason Smith And Cole Aldrich Signing Grades By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Jason Smith Contract: 1 season, 3.3 million This is an excellent signing for the Knicks. Their only big men were Amar’e Stoudemire, Jeremy Tyler and Andrea Bargnani and with Tyler injured, Stoudemire usually injured and Bargnani very medicore, Smith should play a big role...
Via HoopStuff
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Once Again, Amar’e Stoudemire can be an X-Factor

Back in his days in Phoenix, Amar’e Stoudemire was a dominant post presence and one of the best overall scorers in the league. Fast forward a few years, countless injuries and several surgeries later, the man known as STAT is seen as nothing more than a role player by many. Now, with Derek Fisher as a coach, the Knicks are expected to run the triangle offense in this upcoming...
Via Turn On The Knicks
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks interested in Chris Copeland, Jason Thompson

The New York Knicks are looking to acquire another forward before they’re done with this offseason, and two names have come up in the last couple of days. According to a report from Chuck Myron of Hoops Rumors, the Knicks are targeting either Chris Copeland or Jason Thompson in trade talks to fill that spot. Both players are likely available, with the Pacers and Kings looking to...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks open to trading J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert

The New York Knicks have a surplus in the backcourt and are looking to make a trade to balance the roster, reports Ian Begley of ESPNNewYork.com. Working to clear the logjam in the backcourt, the Knicks are discussing their potential trade options with guards J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Shane Larkin, a league source said Sunday. “They’re working on trying to make a move...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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