Knicks Candidate David Blatt To Meet With Sacramento Kings

David Blatt will meet with the Sacramento Kings about the head coaching vacancy. Blatt was recently interviewed by the New York Knicks for the same position. The New York Knicks have singled out David Blatt as a candidate for the vacancy at head coach. He’s already received an interview with the team, and is reportedly open to running […] Knicks Candidate David Blatt To Meet...
Via Daily Knicks
14 minutes ago

Patrick Ewing gets interview to coach — no, not with Knicks, silly

Patrick Ewing is one step closer to his dream of becoming an NBA head coach. And it’s about as far away from the Garden as it gets. The legendary Knicks center — and current Charlotte Hornets associate head coach — will interview this week with the Sacramento Kings about their head coaching vacancy, according to The...
Via New York Post
11 hours ago

Carmelo needs to quiet down and let Phil Jackson do his job

Be careful what you wish for, Carmelo Anthony. You just might get it. Anthony reiterated his manifesto during last week’s Gillette Publicity Tour that he wants Knicks president Phil Jackson to interview more coaching candidates — not just stick with the status quo with triangle guru Kurt Rambis. So Jackson and general manager Steve Mills...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Can New York Knicks President Phil Jackson deliver this offseason?

This is the first offseason since 2011-2012 where New York Knicks fans feel like their team can make a couple of quality moves to put them back into playoff contention. It was a known fact that after the surprisingly successful 2012-2013 campaign where the Knicks ended up with a 54-28 record and a second place finish in the Eastern Conference, the Knicks needed a rebuild.  They...
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Carmelo Anthony: It would be ‘a problem’ if Knicks coaching search is not extensive

There are further indications that the New York Knicks’ offseason is not quite going the way Carmelo Anthony would like. Anthony spoke to Frank Isola on SiriusXM Radio on Thursday, and admitted that it would be “a problem” if the Knicks weren’t looking for all the qualified candidates they could find for their coaching position. “I’ve said this and I’ll continue to...
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WATCH: 1-on-1 with UFC's Light Heavyweight Champ Daniel Cormier: "I Think Porzingis is a Star"

In a special interview,'s Jonah Ballow goes 1-on-1 with UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier. The decorated combat athlete shares his appreciation for Kristaps Porzingis and is optimistic about the Knicks future.
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AP Source: Knicks interview Blatt for coaching job

NEW YORK (AP) A person with knowledge of the details says the New York Knicks have interviewed former Cleveland coach David Blatt for their head coaching position. Knicks President of Basketball Operations Phil Jackson met with Blatt this week, the person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because details of the coaching search are private. Blatt's interview...
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Gillette Clinical Clear Gel & Carmelo Anthony Help New Yorkers Defend Against Sweat at the Gillette Pressure Chamber

On April 28th in the heart of Grand Central’s Vanderbilt Hall, Gillette Clinical Clear Gel antiperspirant/deodorant and basketball superstar Carmelo Anthony will unveil the Gillette Pressure Chamber, where commuters, tourists, and local New Yorkers alike will have the unique opportunity to participate in an on-the-spot polygraph test. Conducted by renowned polygraph expert Daniel...
Via Total Sports Blog
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Report: Knicks spoke with Blatt, but Rambis still frontrunner

Despite their meeting with David Blatt, Kurt Rambis reportedly remains the clear frontrunner to be the next coach of the New York Knicks. According to Marc Berman of the New York Post, “nothing has changed” with regards to Rambis being the frontrunner, and Knicks president Phil Jackson met with Rambis’s agents on Tuesday night. Berman cautions, however, that Jackson and Rambis...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Kristaps Porzingis short ‘Porzingod’ gives Knicks fans hope (vid)

Last week, it was learned that a comedy short about New York Knicks rookie sensation Kristaps Porznigis was slated to premiere at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival over the weekend. Starring Adam Mucci and John Leguizamo, the short film, “Porzingod,” is the creation of brothers Tyler and Conor Byrne, New York City natives and self-professed Knicks fans. It depicts that budding...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

3 forwards the New York Knicks could add in free agency

Looking back in history, Phil Jackson has made his money, figuratively speaking, utilizing big men to their fullest potential. Although night-to-night performances in the NBA suggest that the league is monopolized by shooters at the moment, the New York Knicks boast a formidable front court duo. This season, Kristaps Porzingis and Robin Lopez developed into a proficient low post...
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Report: LeBron, Carmelo accept invites to play in Olympics

Team USA will be anchored by two of the biggest basketball stars on the planet during the 2016 Rio Olympics. Peter Vecsey reports both LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony have accepted their invites to play for the United States men’s basketball team during the Summer Games. That Anthony has accepted shouldn’t come as a surprised to anyone who has followed the New York Knicks...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kurt Rambis only candidate for Knicks job

The New York Knicks’ search for a head coach was reportedly over before it began. According to NBA analyst Peter Vecsey, former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt is not being considered for the job. In fact, Vecsey reports that no one outside of interim coach Kurt Rambis is an actual candidate. David Blatt isn't being considered 4 Knicks opening. Never was, I'm told. Strictly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks have eye on Darren Collison, interested in trade

The New York Knicks and team president Phil Jackson are going to have to get rather creative to upgrade what is currently a substandard roster that saw the team win just 32 games this past regular season. Without a ton of assets to trade for proven players and lacking the cap room to sign elite-level free agents, it’s going to be a difficult situation for the downtrodden franchise...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Speed Drills with Jose Calderon: Pig Farm, Best Singer, Number of Techs, and More!'s Jonah Ballow with Jose Calderon in Speed Drills presented by Dunkin Donuts. We find out about Jose's pig farm, who the best singer on the team is, and how many techs the Spaniard has in this episode.
Via New York Knicks
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Carmelo absent from Phil Jackson’s triangle meeting

Carmelo Anthony has had plenty of things to say about the New York Knicks and his future with the team of late but the superstar forward was curiously a no-show at team president Phil Jackson’s triangle workshop earlier this week, conflicting with earlier reports concerning his presence. Ten Knicks players opted to attend the meeting — including some veterans — says a source...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Speed Drills with Lance Thomas: Flying to Space, Best Sports Rivalry, Cartoons, and More!'s Jonah Ballow with Lance Thomas on a new episode of Speed Drills. Thomas talks about flying to space, favorite cartoons, and the best rivalry in sports.
Via New York Knicks
10 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Scouting the playoffs

Just because there are no more games left on the calendar for the New York Knicks does not mean there is no more work to be done. The front office, charged by team president Phil Jackson, will have a lot of sorting out to do this summer, and that starts with evaluating talent. The Knicks only have nine players on the books for next season, and two of them—Arron Afflalo and Derrick...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Comedic short about Kristaps Porzingis to premiere at Tribeca Film Festival

Considering how New York Knicks fans lustily booed when the team drafted Kristaps Porzingis with the fourth-overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, the way in which the team’s passionate backers reversed course entirely and viewed the 20-year-old Latvian as a potential “savior” has been nothing short of a “revelation.” With that in mind, perhaps it’s hardly surprising...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson blasts media reports on coaching search

Phil Jackson put the media on blast Monday morning in regards to his potential coaching search with the New York Knicks. Press accounts of coaching actions are untrue. Nobody has been asked nobody said no. — Phil Jackson (@PhilJackson11) April 18, 2016 The line “Nobody has been asked nobody said no” must be in direct response to the rumor that Jackson interviewed Golden...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Jackson talks Knicks’ coaching gig with Luke Walton

Phil Jackson likes to keep a close circle. The New York Knicks need a head coach, and instead of looking into as many names as possible, it seems Jackson would rather stay with familiar faces, recently talking to Golden State Warriors assistant Luke Walton.’s Ian Begley first noted the communication between the two sides. Interesting, as Walton played under Jackson when...
Via The Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New York Knicks to interview Mark Jackson

Former New York Knicks point guard and current ESPN analyst Mark Jackson has reportedly been contacted by team president Phil Jackson to talk about the head coaching position. SNY’s Tommy Dee reports that Phil reached out to Mark and plans on interviewing him in the near future. Dee reports that one option is keeping Kurt Rambis as coach, but Phil Jackson wants to look at all...
Via Awful Announcing
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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