NY Knicks center Cole Aldrich showed off the rarely seen "matador" form of defense Monday night against Memphis' Jeff Green. Partner in crime Lou Amundson, perhaps shy due to what happened to him that night, showed off the Olay last night. This time against the LA Clippers DeAndre Jordan.Note to Amundson: You cannot have hair that stupid when you are that bad.Follow us on Twitter...
Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date for the late Knicks’ Jason Smith.
Smith’s NBA career came to a crashing halt after the Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan threw down one monster dunk right in his face that got the crowd in MSG off their seats and the L.A. bench rejoicing.
Smith joins other NBA players who have been brutalized by Jordan and his powerful dunks. Ask...
Alexey Shved underwent an MRI that revealed an incomplete fractured rib, the New York Knicks announced Wednesday.
Shved will be reevaluated in approximately 2-3 weeks.
New York Knicks big man Lou Amundson was on the receiving end of one of the worst foul calls of the season last night and the poor guy took a serious beating in the process. Amundson was pretty much body checked by the Grizzlies’ Mike Conley, Jr. and had the basketball smashed into his own
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The New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers are undoubtedly two of the NBA’s most popular franchises, which probably has something to do with them being based in the United States’ two biggest cities. However, even as Madison Square Garden and the Staples Center continue to fill up to capacity, the respective product on the floor at both ends of the country is certainly substandard...
NY Knicks center Cole Aldrich showed off the rarely seen "matador" form of defense last night against Memphis' Jeff Green.Olay.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Since Kyle Lowry was unable to play in today’s game against the New York Knicks, Toronto had to rely a bit more on star guard DeMar DeRozan and he showed off his aerial abilities.
In the first quarter of play, watch as DeMar soared for an impressive one-handed putback dunk with only one hand:
Clearly, DeMar can fly!
DeRozan putback dunk [Ananth Pandian]
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If you haven’t noticed, and I wouldn’t blame if you if your answer is no because the Knicks are pathetic and there is no point watching them, New York Knicks guard Alexey Shved is currently their best player. The 6’6 Russian combo guard has become a starter for the Knicks and...
Alexey Shved (1) is averaging over 15 points a game with the New York Knicks. Should Phil Jackson and company retain the foreign guard for next year?
When the Knicks traded point-guard Pablo Prigioni to the Houston Rockets, it looked like just another move to clear cap space. In return, they received two second-round picks and a 6’6″ guard named Alexey Shved. The Russian native...
The cheers in “The Mecca” Madison Square Garden have come few and far between this season. The New York Knicks currently sit at 14-54 in the standings and are tied for the worst record in the NBA. After all of the roster changes, including the injury to star forward Carmelo Anthony, the midseaon trade that included both J.R Smith and Iman Shumpert, and the contract buyout of...
It's best off for the Knicks to lose games right now. Lou Amundson is just helping the cause.
During the Knicks Thursday night loss to the Western Conference-worst Timberwolves, Amundson released this beauty after creating a wide-open lane to the rim:
Of course, this isn't the first time we've seen an embarrassing airball from a Knick over the past month. At the end of February,...
An excerpt of my latest column for Poynter:
When Scott Cacciola started the season as the Knicks beat writer for the New York Times, he didn’t anticipate that by January he would be writing about a girls fifth-grade basketball team in Springfield, Ill. instead of Carmelo Anthony. He thought a February road trip would to be to Chicago for a game against the Bulls, not...
While you were watching college basketball on Thursday, the NBA’s version of a pillow fight was going down at Madison Square Garden — with the loser gaining sole possession of the NBA’s worst record. The Timberwolves and Knicks — two teams more interested in college prospects than this godforsaken NBA season — entered Thursday’s game
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New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher has filed for divorce from his wife, Candace.
Fisher filed the paperwork Wednesday in Los Angeles, a spokesman tells The Associated Press.
Fisher says in a statement that ''this is a difficult time for me personally. For the sake of our children, I ask that everyone respects our privacy during this process.''
The Fishers were married Feb. 19...
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Gregg Popovich was all over his team for making history on Tuesday — and not the good kind. The San Antonio Spurs became the first defending champion to lose to a team with a sub-.200 record when they fell to the 14-53 Knicks 104-100 on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Predictably, Pop did not...Read More
The Knicks are in full-on tank mode now after being eliminated from playoff contention following last night’s 125-94 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
The New York Knicks were officially eliminated from playoff contention last night following their 125-94 loss to the Golden State Warriors. At 13-52, the Knicks are currently the league’s worst team and are on pace to finish...
Things have gone off the rails so severely for the New York Knicks this season that Phil Jackson relied on some gallows humor to summarize the sorry state of the team. He did so by jokingly suggesting he meant to ruin the team and that Jeanie Buss, his fiancée and Los Angeles Lakers president, put...Read More
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If you watched the Golden State Warriors dismantle the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night in Oakland, something other than the final score caught your eye.
Long time New York Knicks fan Spike Lee was sitting court side for the game.
He even met up with first-year Warriors head coach Steve Kerr.
When asked by Kerr what he was doing there, Lee responded:
I haven’t seen a good...
Shane Battier was one of the better defenders in the NBA during his 13 seasons as a pro, and much of his success was a result of research and preparation. But when it came to guarding Carmelo Anthony, Battier says there wasn’t all that much to prepare for. Battier, who spent his last three seasons...Read More
If anyone connected to New York City during the 90s, it was Anthony Mason. His passing cuts deep for those of us who came of age in the Knicks' last heyday.
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Anthony Mason, one of the most popular players in recent New York Knicks history, died Saturday morning. He was 48.
Mason had recent health problems, as he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure earlier in the month.
“First I want to thank all those who offered prayers and well-wishes for my Father, our family really appreciates it,” his son, Anthony Mason...
Carmelo Anthony has shut it down for the remainder of the 2014-15 NBA season, Knicks’ president Phil Jackson is subtweeting his team after embarrassing losses and now newcomer Alexey Shved is dishing out dimes to fans sitting in the cheap seats.
No, seriously. That’s exactly what Shved did against the Detroit Pistons Friday night.
The post Video: Alexey Shved...
We are actually writing an article about Baron Davis and it doesn’t include him being kidnapped by aliens.
The year is 2015, and the former lottery pick is apparently ready to make a comeback in the NBA.
This is real life stuff right here.
Davis indicated to TMZ Sports that he is in communication with “multiple playoff contenders” regarding a return to the Association....
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Justin Bartha, who you probably know best from his role as Doug in ‘The Hangover’ trilogy, was at Sunday’s Knicks game in New York, where he was asked to do an interview with MSG’s Jill Martin.The interview got off to an innocent enough start with Martin asking Bartha about his Oscar favorites, but it quickly
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