One playoff-life-threatening loss was lesson enough for Mike Woodson. The head coach of the New York Knicks didn't bother with upsizing gimmicks (Kenyon Martin in the starting lineup) and hobbled, ineffective veterans ( Amar'e Stoudemire and Jason Kidd) in Game 5 against the Indiana Pacers. Show More Summary
The New York Knicks practiced Monday without forward Kenyon Martin or guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert.
Saying that 6th Man of the Year, JR Smith, has been struggling with his shooting is a massive understatement. Smith is only 11-52 from the field in this series, and that doesn’t even count the two brutal shooting performances he put up in the final couple games of the Knicks-Celtics first round series. But Knicks’ [...]
J.R. Smith, who played 25 minutes in Game 3 on Saturday night despite a high fever, sat out of the Knicks’ morning practice on Sunday. Kenyon Martin also missed practice. “Kenyon’s kind of coming down with [illness], too,” Knicks coach Mike Woodson said, “so we’ve got to be careful that this thing doesn’t spread, and other [...]
The New York Knicks have the oldest team in NBA history. Iman Shumpert, at 22 years old, is the only player who is younger than 27. Jason Kidd, Marcus Camby and Kenyon Martin have a combined 46 years of experience in the league. But right now, the Knicks are playing like a team that desperately lacks leadership. Show More Summary
What a mistake. Kenyon Martin had some grave advice for his teammates. “Wear black,” the New York Knicks forward taunted in a New York Daily News piece before Game 5, a game that could have put the Boston Celtics away. “Funeral colors." Oh Martin, don’t you know? You never poke the big green bear. Show More Summary
Led by Kenyon Martin, the Knicks showed up to Madison Square Garden dressed for a funeral. It was supposed to be the night the Knicks ended the Pierce-Garnett era. But it wasn't. Instead, the Knicks lost 92-86 and they're now up just 3-2 in the best-of-seven series. [ more › ]
Kenyon Martin is making a statement to all the teams that passed on his services over the last six months.
NEW YORK -- Kenyon Martin shook his head. "Terrible pass," he said. So that's what it sounds like when K-Mart makes a joke. It wasn't a terrible pass when Carmelo Anthony whipped a dart to Martin in the post late in the fourth quarter. Show More Summary
Knicks forward Kenyon Martin, currently nursing a sprained left ankle, pronounced himself a game-time decision for Sunday’s home game against the Indiana Pacers, but would “definitely” be ready for the start of the playoffs, he told the Daily News at Radio City Music Hall, where he took in a boxing card along with teammate Carmelo [...]
Thursday night's Bulls vs. Knicks game at the United Center was destined to be weird from the start. Joakim Noah and Tyson Chandler were held out with injuries, leaving each team without its star center. Taj Gibson and Kenyon Martin didn't play, either. Show More Summary
Back at the start of the season, who would have thought the image of a floored, grimacing Kenyon Martin in a New York Knicks uniform would feel like a roundhouse to the gut? Arguably the best value free-agent pickup of the 2013 NBA season,...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks will be without big men Tyson Chandler and Kenyon Martin on Thursday when they bring their 13-game winning streak to Chicago.
Tyson Chandler will the Knicks' game against Washington with a bulging disk, while Kenyon Martin returns to replace him in the lineup.
The New York Knicks are rolling, and plenty of players have stepped up during this fascinating 11-game win streak. Kenyon Martin has come in and provided the toughness New York was missing, J.R. Smith has been the aggressive player we all hoped he would be, and Carmelo Anthony has been playing at an MVP level. Show More Summary