Last month, I wrote about how point guard Jose Calderon was the next person the New York Knicks was trying to trade. After no movement in the month of January, most thought that the Knicks were content with the players they have. But now it looks like they are still trying to make moves before the trade deadline. According to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports, the Knicks are still trying...
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New York Knicks president Phil Jackson said Thursday that he plans on rebuilding the franchise with free agents.
“We know what the first-round pick is going to mean for us, but we also know we’re going to build our team with free agents,” Jackson said Thursday morning, per ESPN.com. “A hundred and ninety players...
New York Knicks fans haven’t had much to cheer about this NBA season, with Carmelo Anthony sitting out and a 12-46 record.
But one lucky fan got the Madison Square Garden crowd cheering when he stepped to the line and drilled a half court shot during a break in the action of Saturday night’s 103-98 win over the Toronto Raptors. The fan took home $10,000 for the incredible...
Jose Calderon has been diagnosed with a left Achilles strain, the New York Knicks announced Saturday.
Calderon underwent an MRI.
He will not dress for Saturday's home game versus Toronto.
February 28, 2015
Former New York Knicks forward Anthony Mason has died at the age of 48.
The 13-year NBA veteran had been diagnosed with congestive heart failure earlier this 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 Jr., said Saturday, per ESPN.com. “Overnight, New York City and the...
Watching the New York Knicks is like viewing James Cameron's Titanic. You think it can't get anymore depressing, and then you realize, "Oh my gosh! The ship hasn't even sank, yet!"
Well, it's post All-Star break now, and we appear to be somewhere around the part either where the ship splits or where Rose gets yelled at for breaking through a door by the employee with all-time awful...
Don’t try and reach on LeBron James next time, Jose Calderon.
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New York Knicks president Phil Jackson criticized his team’s effort Sunday night following their blowout 101-83 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Each NBA game is an opportunity for players to show their “best” nature and please the basketball gods…and those who know what “It”takes.
— Phil Jackson (@PhilJackson11) February 23, 2015
Today’s game vs Cavs...
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New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony will be ruled out for the rest of the season on Wednesday, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein.
Anthony will undergo surgery on his left knee in the near future.
ESPN sources say that Knicks will officially rule Carmelo Anthony out for rest of the season later Wednesday
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 18, 2015...
New York Knicks owner James Dolan was asked Friday about the controversial email he sent a Knicks fan earlier this week.
From the New York Post:
“Here’s what happened: I was sent a bad, hateful email,’’ Dolan said. “I get emails all the time, like I’m sure you understand. I generally don’t respond to the bad ones. This one, it caught me at the wrong moment and...
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New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said Thursday on ESPN Radio that it’s “very likely” he will not play after the All-Star Game.
“It’s very likely. It’s very likely. Now I’ve got to start thinking about the future,” Anthony told Marc Stein, Marc Kestecher and P.J. Carlesimo in an interview on ESPN Radio. “This season is this...
New York Knicks owner James Dolan told a fan to “start rooting for the Nets because the Knicks don’t want you” in a email exchange.
Irving Bierman, 73, criticized Dolan over decisions made during his tenure as owner of the Knicks. Dolan responded by telling Bierman to root for the Nets.
“At one stage I thought that you did a wonderful thing when you acquired EVERYTHING...
Amar’e Stoudemire plans to use the All-Star break to decide whether to ask the New York Knicks for a contract buyout.
“It’s not an easy decision to make,” Stoudemire told Yahoo Sports. “Over time, we will see how things pan out. You give yourself a break during the All-Star break. You think about it with your family. …That will give me a good solid week on how to...
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The New York Knicks are “in play” for Kevin Durant, who will become an unrestricted free agent in 2016, according to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News.
“No question about it,” says a person close to Durant. “Kevin loves Carmelo (Anthony). It could work in New York. But never rule out the Thunder.”
The Knicks will be competing...
The NBA has postponed the Portland Trail Blazers vs. Brooklyn Nets and the Sacramento Kings vs. New York Knicks games tonight because of inclement weather in the New York area.
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports broke the news:
With impending blizzard, NBA has postponed the Portland-Brooklyn game tonight, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. New date not yet scheduled...
Jose Calderon’s performance this season has been underwhelming, only averaging 9.2 points and 4.4 assists per game. Today, Calderon will be held out of the game against the New Orleans Hornets with a knee contusion.
The New York Knicks snapped their 16-game losing streak Monday, getting 24 points and nine rebounds from Carmelo Anthony to beat the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 99-92.
Jose Calderon made his biggest basket of a difficult first season in New York, a 3-pointer with 32 seconds left that gave the Knicks a four-point lead. That was just enough to help them hold on for their first...
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January 19, 2015
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The New York Knicks are trying to trade Andrea Bargnani and Jose Calderon. This was expected, as they won’t be winning this season and trying to become a lesser team for the sake of acquiring assets and getting in the best position to get the number 1 pick in the draft is the next...
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With absolutely no hope for a season-saving turnaround, the New York Knicks have unofficially submitted to the countless problems that have made the current campaign an absolute nightmare, redirecting their efforts towards rebuilding a successful franchise around Carmelo Anthony, one of the league’s marquee talents and the lone reason for buying...
The New York Knicks are in the midst of their worst season in franchise history (currently 5-35) and Phil Jackson is trying to clean house in preparation for next year. He is shopping around Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani in hopes to get something back in the form of picks and young players. However, the way both of them have been playing is not any help to getting rid of them...
The New York Knicks are trying to trade veterans Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein and Ian Begley.
The Knicks are trying to clear-out their roster, but that doesn’t mean Amar’e Stoudemire will be dealt.
Sources maintain that the Knicks are not looking to move Stoudemire and, at least for now, intend to keep him for the rest of the...
The New York Knicks are actively attempting to trade away Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani, according to sources.
But Amar'e Stoudemire is not a player the Knicks currently would like to deal.
Stoudemire is a free agent this offseason and has enjoyed his time with the Knicks, leading to the possibility of him re-signing at a reduced rate.
Calderon has two seasons left on his deal...
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A new head coach, a former sideline legend turned front office guru at the helm, and a new season that somehow began with playoff-potential haven’t even come close to saving the New York Knicks from the league’s most highly-publicized implosion.
As if any more evidence was needed, Monday’s three-team trade that saw the...
The New York Knicks are in full rebuilding mode after the three team trade they were involved in on Monday. The Knicks moved J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert to the Cleveland Cavaliers clearing up some cap space. Team president Phil Jackson says that they are looking for players who fit their system. With that being said, many believe that the Knicks are not done making moves.
The New York Knicks are expected to try to trade Jose Calderon as Phil Jackson strips down players on contract beyond the current season.
Calderon is 33 with two seasons and more than $15 million remaining on his contract.
Calderon was acquired in the offseason from the Dallas Mavericks.