Throughout the 2013-14 campaign, “Carmelo Anthony at the 4” became a rallying cry for fans of the New York Knicks, desperate as they were for some silver bullet capable of turning their team’s wayward season around. But while Melo was...Show More Summary
Images via Karli Evans Whoever coined the term blonde ambition clearly had Julie Wiesman in mind. This former Miami Heat and New York Knicks dancer can now be found teaching every Core Fusion...
Starring Clive Owen and directed by Steven Soderbergh, THE KNICK is set in New York City, circa 1900
Every story has two sides to it. The narrative behind the New York Knicks' offense has three. Phil Jackson came into New York last March looking to bring change to a team that ended up winning just 37 games. Coaching or not, JacksonShow More Summary
The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA Development League affiliate of the New York Knicks, announced today that the team will hold a local open tryout in preparation for the 2014-15 NBA Development League season. Aspiring professional basketball players will have the opportunity to showcase their skills in front of Westchester Knicks coaches and staff on [...]
Phil Jackson's redevelopment of the New York Knicks is fully underway as the team prepares for the Zen Master's first full season as president. A look at the team's point guard position confirms New York's evolution under Jackson's reign. As recently as June, the Knicks were widely perceived to be stuck with their putrid scenario at the point. Show More Summary
According Thanasis Antetokounmpo’s agent, the New York Knicks’ draft pick turned down a lucrative offer overseas to play in the D-League for a mere $25K next season. The rep for […] The post Knicks Draft Pick Thanasis Antetokounmpo Took a Massive Paycut appeared first on SLAMonline.
During a tumultuous 10-year career, New York Knicks guard JR Smith has connected on just 42.5 percent of his field goal attempts, while averaging 13.4 points a night. Not exactly […] The post JR Smith Says He’s on Pace to Being One of the Greatest Shooters Ever appeared first on SLAMonline.
Having tried virtually everything else with varying degrees of success, New York Knicks guard JR Smith says one of his goals next season is to transform into a team leader. […] The post JR Smith Wants to Become a Leader for the New York Knicks appeared first on SLAMonline.
On paper, the New York Knicks appear to be dramatically improved over last season's iteration. With the arrival of team president Phil Jackson and head coach Derek Fisher, the squad should feature a completely revamped system, whileShow More Summary
Through the tumult of the New York Knicks’ disappointing 2013-14 season, it was easy to see past the sequoia-thick silver lining of Carmelo Anthony authoring arguably the best season of his 12-year NBA career. That was hardly consolation...Show More Summary
If the New York Knicks can get through the season opener Oct. 29 with at least 50 points, no suspensions for naughty behavior and only one or two season-ending injuries, they will already have surpassed some long-suffering fans' expectations. Show More Summary
Phil Jackson is in the early stages of molding the New York Knicks into a contender. Jackson re-signed Carmelo Anthony and established new head coach Derek Fisher. However, the roster will need more pieces to complement Anthony and a...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks are in need of help across the board if they are to turn things around and be competitive in the East this year, but with the help of a surprising name, they may just be able to do it. Andrea Bargnani once again fell...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks made exactly one splashy move this offseason: re-signing Carmelo Anthony to a five-year contract worth $124 million. All other transactions served as window dressing, with Anthony returning to play a salary-cap waiting...Show More Summary
If New York Knicks fans were still holding out hope that the 2014-15 would find them back in the conference-title title hunt, Carmelo Anthony’s recent appraisal—“I do not expect to win a championship this year”—must’ ve been disheartening...Show More Summary
by John Herrman The first episode of Steven Soderbergh's The Knick, which is streaming for free, is worth watching just for the street scenes in turn-of-the-century New York. It's a nasty, crowded place, but the shots aren't overstuffed...Show More Summary
The 2013-14 season marked the first time Carmelo Anthony has ever missed the NBA playoffs. To hear him explain it, that's not happening again. When asked recently about the New York Knicks' odds of making the postseason this time, the 30-year-old brimmed with confidence, saying, " Yeah, I think so for sure. Show More Summary
The New York Lizards Dance Team perform the Major League Lacrosse of the same name, and are under the direction of former Knicks City Dancer Paula Sanders. And the Junior Lizards Dance Team also made an appearance on the day I visited. [Lizards Dance Team Gallery] [NY Lizards Dance Team]
Redemption is only a playoff berth away for the New York Knicks. The stench of last season's 37-win disaster still lingers. No amount of coaching, roster or systematic changes will erase the memory of a lottery-lost campaign that sent...Show More Summary