Tag: NEW YORK KNICKS

Joel Embiid Almost Crushed Oscar Nominee Regina King Chasing Down A Loose Ball Against The Knicks

Getty Image   Joel Embiid is a gigantic human being, listed at 7’0, 250 pounds. While we get somewhat accustomed to seeing giants in the NBA, for those sitting courtside, there’s always a bit of danger that they may find their regular sized self involved in physical contact with an NBA sized player. There’s no […]

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The Knicks Were The Only NBA Team That Didn’t Scout Giannis In Greece

Getty Image Giannis Antetokounmpo will captain a squad against LeBron James this weekend in Charlotte in the second year of the new NBA All-Star Game format. The Bucks star is one of the frontrunners for the MVP award, along with James Harden and Paul George, and has become one of the league’s most dominant forces. […]

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Nets, Celtics & Rockets Interested in Enes Kanter

Getty New York Knicks center Enes Kanter Enes Kanter was waived last week by the New York Knicks last week and the Turkish center does have options. The Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics and Houston Rockets are interested in Kanter. In 44 games this season, Kanter, 26, is averaging 14 points and 10 rebounds per game. […]

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Suns Offered Devin Booker Trade to Knicks for Kristaps Porzingis?

Getty Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker The NBA landscape apparently was close to looking a whole lot different just two years ago if one blockbuster deal had gone through. While the Phoenix Suns are in the midst of building their young core around the likes of Devin Booker and DeAndre Ayton, that nearly wasn’t the […]

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The Knicks Set A New Franchise Record For Futility With Their 17th Straight Loss

Getty Image It isn’t a well-kept secret that the New York Knicks are struggling this season. David Fizdale’s team is firmly entrenched in the NBA’s bottom tier — alongside the Cleveland Cavaliers, Phoenix Suns and Chicago Bulls — and that was the case before the Knicks tipped off against Cleveland on Monday evening. The end […]

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The Knicks Seemingly Tried To Induce Season Ticket Renewals By Using A Photo Of Kevin Durant

Getty Image In dealing Kristaps Porzingis and potentially onerous contracts to the Dallas Mavericks in advance of the NBA trade deadline, the New York Knicks placed a great deal of emphasis on the summer of 2019. In short, the Knicks opened up the potential to acquire two max-salary free agents in July but, in doing […]

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Anthony Davis Trade: Will Lakers, Celtics or Knicks Land Star? (VOTE)

Getty New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis The New Orleans Pelicans made the decision to hold off on trading star big man Anthony Davis prior to the NBA trade deadline. Although the Los Angeles Lakers made a handful of strong offers, according to reports, the team still opted to stand pat. The belief behind this […]

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Kevin Durant Took Aim At The Media For Questions About The Knicks And Free Agency

Getty Image Kevin Durant hadn’t spoken with the media in nine days until Wednesday night after a Warriors blowout win against the Spurs. The superstar has been oddly quiet over the last week plus while rumors swirled about his impending free agency and the growing suspicions within the Warriors organization that he is likely to […]

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Anthony Davis Reportedly Has ‘Equal’ Interest In The Knicks And Lakers

Getty Image With under 20 hours until the NBA trade deadline, Anthony Davis remains the most high-profile trade target. However, despite his public request to be dealt by New Orleans, it seems more likely than not that he will finish the season with the Pelicans and trade discussions will resume around draft time. The Pelicans […]

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On Pro Basketball: Behind the Nets’ Success Is a Carefully Crafted Culture and, Finally, a Clue

If ever there has been an N.B.A. team that was entitled to tank, to deliberately lose for the mathematical calculation of draft lottery luck, it was this season’s Brooklyn Nets as they were on the night of Dec. 5. The latest in a series of harrowing defeats had left them with an 8-18 record, their […]

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The Mavs Reportedly Weren’t On The List Of Preferred Trade Destinations For Kristaps Porzingis

Getty Image Kristaps Porzingis is officially a member of the Dallas Mavericks, although he isn’t expected play for them until next season as he continues to rehab from a torn ACL. The question for the Mavs is whether Porzingis is playing next year on the qualifying offer, with plans to be an unrestricted free agent […]

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Knicks Trade for Anthony Davis Unlikely With Latest on Lakers-Celtics?

Getty New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis It seems the New York Knicks and their push to add star players may not include New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis, at least not at this moment. While the Knicks were rumored to be in the mix for Davis early on in the process after he […]

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The Knicks Were Broken From the Start

Knicks Coach David Fizdale pulled at the edge of his graying beard as he dissected his team’s latest blowout loss. Leading a team that is now 10-42, the worst record in the N.B.A., Fizdale has had to search hard for traces of sunshine. As he answered questions from reporters at a recent postgame news conference, […]

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Anthony Davis Trade Talk: Best Clippers, Knicks Packages to Offer

Getty New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis While the trade rumors around New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis continue to swirl, they took an interesting turn on Monday. Although it originally seemed as though Davis would only sign longterm with the Los Angeles Lakers, that is reportedly no longer the case. At the very least, […]

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Kyrie Irving Was ‘Appreciative’ Of Chants From Knicks Fans, But Called Them A ‘Distraction’

Getty Image Kyrie Irving has had an awfully odd couple of days. The Boston Celtics star guard has suddenly seen his future go from “undoubtedly in Boston” to “potentially in New York” following the Knicks’ decision to trade Kristaps Porzingis and free up some money on Thursday. While meeting with the media on Friday morning […]

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Knicks Fans Chanted ‘We Want Kyrie’ During The Celtics Game At Madison Square Garden

Getty Image In week dominated by news of Anthony Davis’ trade request and the whirlwind mega-deal that sent Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks, a few items threatened to fall through the cracks. Amid all that upheaval, many were almost too distracted to notice that Kyrie Irving opened a whole new can of worms on […]

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Knicks Roster & Starting Lineup vs. Celtics After Kristaps Porzingis Trade

Getty New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox The New York Knicks started the 2019 NBA trade deadline action with a huge deal which sent forward Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks. In return, the team acquired multiple players and two first-round picks while setting themselves up to make a major run at top-tier free agents […]

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Sixers, Rockets Can Benefit From Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis Trade

Getty Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid and coach Brett Brown While the focus of the recent trade between the New York Knicks and Dallas Mavericks has centered on Kristaps Porzingis and Dennis Smith Jr., there are a few other aspects to monitor. One of them is how things play out with guard Wesley Matthews and […]

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