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How Good Are the Knicks After Free Agency?

New York Knicks Power Ranking: 28 See Full Rankings Here I cannot tell if the Knicks are intentionally tanking or accidentally tanking, but  regardless of intent the Knicks will be in a rebuilding year. Drafting Kristaps Porzingis shows that the Knicks are willing to spend this year developing the young Power Forward. Acquiring Aaron Afflalo and Robin Lopez to work with Carmelo...
Via TopSportsReport
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lou Amundson Signs With Knicks

The New York Knicks have signed Lou Amundson to a contract. Amundson, 6-9, 225-pounds, was acquired this past season as part of a three-way deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Oklahoma City Thunder on Jan. 5, 2015 and signed his first 10-day contract with New York on Jan. 10, 2015. The Ventura, CA-native averaged 6.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in 41 games for the Knicks...
Via RealGM
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony’s eight-year-old son is a rising hoops star

We’ve seen plenty of videos of basketball stars’ kids showing off their dance moves or wowing us with their wit during post game pressers. Which is great, don’t get us wrong. But it is always a little extra special to hear when a star’s spawn dominating the competition–on the court for a change. Carmelo Anthony’s eight-year-old son, Kiyan, is apparently quite the hoops...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Carlos Boozer Receives Interest From Knicks

The New York Knicks have expressed tepid interest in signing Carlos Boozer. Phil Jackson would still like the Knicks to sign a big man. Boozer spent last season with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Allan Houston Looking For New Knicks' D-League Coach

Craig Hodges will not be brought back as head coach of the New York Knicks' D-League team. Hodges took over as head coach of the Westchester Knicks for the final four games of the regular season after Kevin Whitted was fired. Hodges was initially hired last fall to serve as an assistant on Westchester's staff. It is unclear at this point who Westchester GM Allan Houston will target...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Knicks 2002, Knicks 2015 ... What's the difference?

SNY's 'Oh Yeah...' looks back to the 2002 NBA Draft, when the New York Knicks traded away some of their best players to acquire Antonio McDyess.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Someone made a highlight reel of Andrea Bargnani blocking tons of shots

See former Knick Andrea Bargnani licking his lips there? That's him really going for a block. He knows it's going to happen. He just feels it. And tastes it. The newest Net isn't exactly known for his defense. So, when some random person put together a YouTube compilation of his best blocks, people must've been like, "Wait, what?" But this now exists. Let's watch and enjoy some of...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Thomas and Amundson Signing Grades

(Feb. 5, 2015 – Source: Elsa/Getty Images North America) By Tashan Reed: Lead Writer at Hoopstuff… While the New York Knicks didn’t land any big names, they still had a fairly productive offseason. They drafted forward Kristaps Porzingis and guard Jerian Grant before signing forward Derrick Williams, guard Arron Afflalo, and center Robin Lopez. Following these moves, the Knicks...
Via HoopStuff
4 days ago  |  Discuss

UVA Basketball: Darion Atkins NBA Outlook

Fresh off of a Las Vegas Summer League Championship, former UVA forward Darion Atkins has signed a partially guaranteed deal with the New York Knicks, and is now one step closer towards realizing his dream of becoming an NBA player. Things were looking bleak early on in Darion Atkins’ professional career, as he air-balled his only two shots in his first summer league game against...
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Carmelo Anthony to go to Team USA mini-camp in August

Carmelo Anthony clearly loves the big events. That's why it should come as no surprise he will be attending Team USA minicamp in Las Vegas next month.From Marc Berman of the New York Post:The last time Melo actually played was during the All-Star Game, right before he was shut down for season-ending knee surgery. Before that, he pushed hard to play in the Knicks' scheduled game in...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kristaps Porzingis impresses during NBA Summer League play (Video)

New York Knicks first round pick Kristaps Porzingis, the Number 4 pick overall in the 2015 NBA Draft, may have won over some fans with some solid play the NBA Las Vegas Summer League.Porzingis scored 12 points in his debut and put together an impressive highlight reel. Video via NBA. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks Offseason- Love It/Like It/Hate It

  (Mar 25, 2015 – Source: Andy Lyons/Getty Images North America) By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. The New York Knicks made a lot of moves this offseason and this is what I loved/liked/hated in their offseason. Basically, my favorite offseason move, my least favorite and one that I think was very wise of the team. Moves Made: Signed Robin Lopez (four seasons...
Via HoopStuff
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Calderon thinks he can have a better season in year 2 with the Knicks

Jose Calderon was a disappointment during his first year in New York, but that doesn't mean he's expecting another down year with the Knicks in 2015-16. Calderon played in just 42 as he was hampered by injuries for much of the season. Now, he's talking about how the upcoming year could be a bounceback one for a guy who was one of the most efficient-scoring point guards in the NBA...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the New York Knicks End Up Trading Jose Calderon?

Jose Calderon, who appeared in 42 games for the New York Knicks last season, could be on the move depending on the play of the the younger talent. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/ Getty Images) With the New York Knicks adding some youthful experience at guard, Jose Calderon could see his minutes dwindle this season, and could eventually see himself dealt away by Phil Jackson and company...
Via The Sports Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Baron Davis will attempt a NBA comeback

Baron Davis will attempt to make a comeback in the NBA by trying out for several teams. “This is the first time I’m going to put myself out there, I’m going to try out for some teams.” @Baron_Davis on looking to get back to @NBA — SiriusXM NBA Radio (@SiriusXMNBA) July 21, 2015 Davis last played in 2012 with the New York Knicks.  Davis averaged 20.2 minutes per game...
Via Hoops-Nation
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Porzingis' reply to Carmelo's intro text: 'Who's this?'

Carmelo Anthony’s attempt at reaching out to Kristaps Porzingis after the team selected him fourth-overall in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft couldn’t have gone more awkwardly, as evidenced in a profile of the 19-year-old from Latvia by Bleacher Report NBA senior writer Jared Zwerling. Porzingis relayed the story as follows. Upon receiving...Read More The post Kristaps...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian finalize divorce

Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian have been separated for well over a year, and the two have reportedly taken the final steps toward making their divorce official. TMZ reports that Odom and Kardashian have both signed divorce papers that were filed in court on Friday, and the split will be finalized after a judge signs...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith on regretting opting out: 'Uh, I mean, yes and no'

J.R. Smith appeared to find a new lease on life — not to mention an opportunity to resurrect his NBA career — when he landed with the Cleveland Cavaliers after being jettisoned by the New York Knicks in a midseason, three-team trade. That’s what made his decision to decline the player option on his contract...Read More The post J.R. Smith on if he regrets opting out of deal...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Emmanuel Mudiay happy Knicks didn't draft him

Nuggets rookie Emmanuel Mudiay’s slide on Draft Night 2015 was one of the more riveting storylines the evening had to offer. But if you ask Mudiay himself, everything worked out for the best in the end. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post in a report published Monday, the point guard phenom expressed...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Five takeaways from Summer League action

1. Porzingis is the real deal, but he has work to do Kristaps Porzingis‘ summer league debut was perhaps the most anticipated of any player in recent years, and the 19-year old Latvian power forward did not disappoint. Porzingis showed fans and analysts a little bit of everything in summer league–his ability to post up down low, his ability to step out and knock down shots from...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks Rookies Make Great First Impression at Summer League

New York Knicks fans’ dreams of finally bringing a championship back home to Madison Square Garden were dashed Thursday night, when the team was eliminated from the Summer League Playoffs in embarrassing fashion. Now take a deep breathe Knicks fans, as I’m embellishing for the loathers of the group. The Knicks first loss of the Kristaps Porzingis era was the most lifeless the...
Via Crossover Chronicles
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony falls short of breaking Guinness record

Ever come close to breaking a record, then sadly fallen short? Carmelo Anthony sure a heck has. But we aren’t talking about hoops here. The Knicks’ forward set out to break something quite grand at this year’s Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards–the record for the most high-fives. It's almost time! @carmeloanthony warming up before his GWR record attempt #KidsChoiceSports...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis holds own against 76ers' Jahlil Okafor (VIDEO)

And just like that, Kristaps Porzingis has suddenly turned the Knicks fans' boos in Brooklyn into whoos out in Vegas. The lanky Latvian and Jahlil Okafor — who was taken third, right in front of Porzingis in the NBA Draft — had their first head-to-head meeting and Porzingis ended up holding his own. Okafor was smooth in the post and his strength bothered the 7-foot-3,...
Via The Other Paper
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lamar Odom suffers drug relapse

Lamar Odom has lost two of his closest friends to drug-related deaths in the past month. As you might expect, he does not seem to be doing well these days. According to one report, Odom suffered a drug relapse shortly before his best friend Jamie Sangouthai died from a skin infection that was caused by...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson reportedly intends to end gig with Knicks in two years

Phil Jackson reportedly intends to make his time with the New York Knicks a relatively short stint, with reports indicating he intends to leave his position as president with the team in as soon as two years. “Jackson has four years left on his contract and speaks openly about this being a short-term exercise,” writes...Read More The post Phil Jackson reportedly intends to end...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

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