The New York Knicks are in Northeast Ohio for a Tuesday match-up with the Cavaliers as the 2016-17 NBA regular season gets underway. And while it’s likely Knicks center Joakim Noah eagerly anticipates playing in his first game as a member of his hometown NBA team, there is no shortage of places he’d rather be than stuck in Cleveland. The Cavaliers will raise their championship...
New York Knicks center Joakim Noah created an uneasy relationship with the city of Cleveland. He doubled down on his infamous comments before the season opener. New York Knicks center Joakim Noah has long been known as one of the most entertaining players in the NBA. One could argue that the moment at which Noah’s outspoken […] New York Knicks: Joakim Noah Still Won’t Vacation...
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New York Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek, forward Carmelo Anthony and guard Derrick Rose discuss the season opener against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Knicks have become a favorite of the betting community. If the 2016-17 Knicks go from 32-50 one year ago to hoisting the Larry O'Brien Trophy in June, Las Vegas sportsbooks will be handing out a ton of cash--and improbable bets will have come through. With the NBA's regular season set to tip-off on Tuesday night, the Knicks will be in Cleveland...
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Carmelo Anthony is all for calling attention to issues of social injustice, but the New York Knicks star feels it is time for those who have been protesting to take the next step. In an interview with Howard Beck and Jonathan Abrams of Bleacher Report, Anthony said it is time for professional athletes and others to go beyond simply taking a knee or raising a fist during the national...
CLEVELAND — You should see what it looks like here, in this city that not so long ago was bereft of sporting hope, drowning in decades of despair. You should hear how optimistic the locals sound, how rich is their swagger, how deep is their confidence. It’s actually disconcerting. And more than a little contagious....
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Can New York Knicks phenom Kristaps Porzingis be an All-Star in 2016-17? Here are five reasons to believe the second-year player can make the jump. The New York Knicks are building the future of the organization around power forward Kristaps Porzingis. Though the Knicks appeared to be doomed for failure prior to the 2015-16 NBA […] New York Knicks: Can Kristaps Porzingis Be An...
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Derrick Rose returned to the Knicks on Saturday afternoon and is preparing for the season opener against the Cavs.
Who are the best players on the New York Knicks? Daily Knicks’ Jared Wolff ranks every member of the main roster from one to 15. The New York Knicks’ 2016-17 NBA regular season will tip off tomorrow night in Cleveland. The Knicks will play the Cavaliers on the same night that New York will receive their championship rings. […] New York Knicks: 2016-17 Pre-Season Player Power...
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The Knicks medical staff isn’t just worried about Derrick Rose’s knees. On the eve of Rose’s Knicks debut, doctors were more concerned about his heart and stress levels following a two-plus-week civil sexual assault trial. Rose said he was advised by the Knicks’ medical director, Lisa Callahan, not to overexert himself in the beginning stages...
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After being cleared of charges during his civil trial, Derrick Rose returns to the New York Knicks and speaks to the media about preparing for the season as the Knicks open against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday.
Derrick Rose was cleared by a jury in his rape trial on Wednesday. While there is no way of knowing what actually happened between the plaintiff, Rose and his two friends on the night of the alleged incident, the defendants were found not liable. That is different from being found not guilty. Someone should tell that to Joakim Noah. Noah, who played with Rose in Chicago before...
A jury in Derrick Rose’s civil trial Wednesday found the New York Knicks point guard and his two friends not liable in the alleged rape of Rose’s ex-girlfriend, who sued the men for $21 million. A jury Wednesday found NBA star Derrick Rose and two friends did not rape a woman, handing the men a victory in a high-stakes civil trial. — Joel Rubin (@joelrubin) October...
Knicks.com's Jonah Ballow chats with Lance Thomas about adapting his game since college, the Knicks uptempo style, and more.
LOS ANGELES (AP) The rape lawsuit trial of NBA star Derrick Rose is heading to the jury. A Los Angeles panel is scheduled to begin deliberating Wednesday in a suit that claims Rose and two friends gang-raped his ex-girlfriend in 2013 at her Los Angeles apartment after she passed out from drugs or drink. Rose's attorneys call the sex consensual and contend the woman is simply...
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Kevin Durant's role on the Warriors & Knicks chances this season with Jerry West.
In the end, Linsanity ended with a thud, with Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald refusing to open his hotel door room to accept Houston's three-year offer sheet for Jeremy Lin during summer league. The league got involved, and in the end, the Knicks allowed Lin to leave, just five months after he took over the sports world, ruled Madison Square Garden and landed on back-to-back...
As the NBA CBA negotiations loom closer, Carmelo Anthony has an idea about how the NBA should develop young players even further: re-brand the NBA’s D-League. “If I had it my way, I’d rebrand the whole D-League,” Anthony told ESPN. “I’d rebrand it so it’s not seen as a punishment.” The name “D-League” doesn’t sound the most appetizing, to be fair. Anthony...
Kristaps Porzingis and Carmelo Anthony discuss what's next for the New York Knicks, and the adjustments that teams will make against Porzingis in his second season.
Knicks.com's Jonah Ballow goes 1-on-1 with Chasson Randle to discuss what he's learned from Brandon Jennings and preseason success.
Recording a quadruple-double in an NBA game is not something a mortal being can achieve. Fortunately for New York Knicks phenom Kristaps Porzingis, he’s not a mortal being. In an interview with Marc Berman of the New York Post on Friday, Porzingis listed a quadruple-double as a goal of his. “It’s not impossible — 10 assists, 10 rebounds, 10 blocks, 10 points,” Porzingis...
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