If there’s any show you need to catch up on this summer, Cinemax’s The Knick is it. Set at the titular Knickerbocker Hospital in 1900’s New York, the show centers on a group of surgeons working at the turn of the century, using the era’s boom in technological advancements to refine and improve their craft, and attempting to drive down obscenely... Read More
The New York Knicks enter their 2014 training camp looking to spark a turnaround after one of their most disappointing seasons in recent memory. Plenty has changed in The Big Apple over the summer. New President of Basketball Operations...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks are holding training camp at Army’s Christl Arena in West Point, NY. JR Smith, naturally, feels a bit out of place. Smith, a notorious night owl, […] The post JR Smith Calls Dennis Rodman Comparison ‘an Honor’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks are all taking very different approaches to rebuilding. Whose strategy is the most conducive to a quick turnaround? Howard Beck and Ric Bucher join Adam Lefkoe to debate that topic in the video above. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The New York Knicks will hope to improve from a dreadful 2013-14 season as they enter this year with Phil Jackson in the front office and Derek Fisher making his head coaching debut. What can we expect of the Knicks and Carmelo Anthony...Show More Summary
New York Knicks guard (and self-proclaimed leader!) JR Smith is feeling good about having a clean slate coming into this season. Smith is also extremely confident in the trio of […] The post JR Smith: Knicks Have the Best Shooting Guard Mix in the NBA appeared first on SLAMonline.
The typical grandiose talk the Big Apple has made way for far more modest hopes in Phil Jackson's first year. But how long can the Knicks play the long game before they can't help themselves? NEW YORK -- Year One of the Phil Jackson Era in New York has a different sound. Show More Summary
New York Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony says that among the L’s superstars, he’s the most underrated. Melo feels great heading into his 12th NBA season, and remains cautiously optimistic […] The post Carmelo Anthony Thinks He’s the Most Underrated Superstar in the NBA appeared first on SLAMonline.
Here’s ESPN New York reporting on the Knicks and J.R. Smith: Head coach Derek Fisher has not committed to a starting five yet. Smith and Iman Shumpert should have a healthy competition in training camp if Fisher opts to start just one of them. Tim Hardaway Jr. also will push for minutes after an impressive rookie season. Smith, the [...]
The New York Knicks' near-three-year marriage to swingman J.R. Smith hasn 't always been the most gracious of commitments for either side. Just over a year ago, the team re-signed Smith long-term, but after a poor first half on the court...Show More Summary
David Lee learned to block out trade talk during his days with the New York Knicks when just about everybody on the roster was rumored to be on the move at some point.
Five years ago, Stephon Marbury’s basketball career looked to be at a dead end. His spats with two New York Knicks coaches had led to their firings; he had been banned by the team; journalists branded him the “most reviled” athlete in New York.
NBA training camp starts with the basics. So before getting to the critical questions of style, pace and for a team like the New York Knicks, which unlucky intern is responsible for policing J.R. Smith's Instagram account, teams need...Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony held nothing back during the New York Knicks media day on Monday. The scoring forward hit on a number of pressing topics, including the reasoning behind his decision to sign a five-year, $124 million pact to stick with...Show More Summary
When Iman Shumpert hit the hardwood as a rookie swingman in 2011, he won over New York Knicks fans with his unflagging hustle, pesky defense, clutch shots and pocket-picking. With a new, fast-paced offense and a defense without Tyson Chandler, Shump is exactly what the Knicks need in 2014-15. Show More Summary
New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert will reportedly become a restricted free agent next summer, as the New York Knicks haven’t approached his camp about a contract extension. Shumpert has […] The post Report: Knicks Not Offering Extension to Iman Shumpert appeared first on SLAMonline.
Madison Square Garden was at full capacity Sunday, not for a Knicks game or a Jay-Z concert, but for the prime minister of India. A crowd of more than 18,500 cheered along with Narendra Modi on his first visit to New York City as prime minister. Read full article >>
The New York Knicks, under the new regime of team president Phil Jackson and first-year head coach Derek Fisher, are ready to bounce back from last year's disappointing 37-45 season. A long-time Jackson disciple, Fisher will installShow More Summary
NBA legend and current New York Knicks president Phil Jackson talked about some of the best players he has ever coached in an interview with the New York Post on Wednesday. One particularly interesting exchange came when Jackson was asked if Carmelo Anthony should model himself after Kobe Bryant. Show More Summary
Having coached both legends at the very height of their respective basketball powers, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson has never shied away from the unending Michael Jordan vs Kobe […] The post Phil Jackson: Kobe Bryant Trains Harder Than Michael Jordan Did appeared first on SLAMonline.