It's still early in the season and the New York Knicks are relatively having a better season than they had last year.
Victor Oladipo scored a season-high 24 points, Nik Vucevic added 22 points and 12 rebounds and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks 100-91 on Wednesday night.
Just 15 games into his career, New York Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis has already surpassed all reasonable rookie-year expectations. Widely considered a project requiring a few years of development, Porzingis is already a positive force on the court. Show More Summary
Rookie Kristaps Porzingis looks like the future of the New York Knicks. Appropriately, he listens to Future before each game. During an appearance on The Michael Kay Show (via ESPN New York), the 7’3” Latvian star told Kay and Don La Greca that he’s a big fan of the What a Time to be Alive rapper. Show More Summary
The NFL isn’t the only North American sports league with a refereeing problem. Just take a look at this obvious travel which the NBA refs allowed Carmelo Anthony to get away with during last night’s game between the New York Knicks and the Miami Heat:
We crowd-sourced ideas for what to call the New York Knicks' rookie sensation from Latvia.
The Miami Heat's sputtering offense continued but they used an improving defense to defeat the New York Knicks 95-78 on Monday.
There are certain calls certain players get. LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Kobe Bryant—these guys get veteran star treatment. Against the Miami Heat on Monday night, Carmelo Anthony did too. Right before halftime, the New York Knicks All-Star took one dribble beyond half court and somehow ended up at the three-point line. Show More Summary
During Monday’s contest against the New York Knicks, Miami Heat guard Justise Winslow proved Kristaps Porzingis isn’t the only highlight-producing rookie. Arron Afflalo drove to the rim on the break, but Winslow chased him down and swatted the shot away with disdain. That backboard is probably still shaking. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Carmelo Anthony thinks the New York Knicks are in good hands thanks to rising rookie Kristaps Porzingis. “He’s gonna lead this organization long after I’m retired,” the 31-year-old told the New York Post on Monday. But before that, Anthony’s got big plans featuring the young Latvian. He wants to win titles with him. “Hopefully we […]
Eastern Conference teams clash at the American Airlines Arena as the New York Knicks visit the Miami Heat in the National Basketball Association.
The Rockets are really struggling to get wins thus far, but they’re still a dangerous team. And yet, the New York Knicks beat them in Houston last night, thanks to a historic game from one Kristaps Porzingis. He became only the second player ever to record at least 24 points, 14 rebounds, 7 blocks, and multiple three pointers (via r/NBA). Show More Summary
If Kristaps Porzingis keeps playing the way he did Saturday on the road against the Houston Rockets, the New York Knicks won’t be (...)
Also, the Sixers and Hawks still can't beat their demons, while Boogie Cousins proves his value (again). When Kristaps Porzingis was drafted by the New York Knicks on June 25, merely months ago, he was roundly booed by the always rowdy Knicks fans at Madison Square Garden. Show More Summary
Kristaps Porzingis had 24 points, 14 rebounds and seven blocked shots to lead the New York Knicks to a 107-102 victory over the slumping Houston Rockets on Saturday night.
Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points to help the New York Knicks defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 93-90 on Friday night for their third straight win.
Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith has been accused of choking a 19-year-old student after the teenager jeered the basketball player's trade to Cleveland from the New York Knicks, the New York Daily News reported on Friday.
Good thing the name Kristaps Porzingis is fun to say because the New York Knicks rookie is here to stay. That’s the opinion of Dallas Mavericks veteran Dirk Nowitzki, who might see a little bit of himself in the young Latvian player. “He is long. He is athletic. He is tough. He’s got a touch. He can […]
Facing Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder, the New York Knicks travel to the Chesapeake Energy Arena for this cross-conference battle in the National Basketball Association.