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Knicks not ruling out a Kristaps Porzingis return versus Hornets

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — On Saturday, there was a notion Kristaps Porzingis — who is recovering from a sore left knee that he tweaked against the Nets — would be available to play against the Thunder. False alarm. Now for...
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Doug McDermott is proof the Knicks are becoming one

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Michael Beasley was on his way to his second 30-point night of the season for the Knicks. Virtually everything he tossed up went in — inside, outside, from deep. Midway through the fourth quarter...
  • 15 hr 17 min ago
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Michael Beasley stepping up as Knicks deal with injuries to stars

NY Daily News (Peter Botte) — Michael Beasley didn't even get off the bench in six of the Knicks' first 18 games, biding his time and awaiting an opportunity.
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Knicks use team approach to surge forward without Kristaps Porzingis

Newsday The afterglow of the Knicks outplaying the Thunder in Carmelo Anthony's homecoming on Saturday night probably lasted into the wee hours. The Knicks feel that good about themselves after their...
  • 18 hr 39 min ago
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It looks like Ron Baker busted out of his sophomore slump

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The sophomore jinx is starting to turn for Ron Baker. Given a new lease on his second season because of Tim Hardaway Jr.’s leg injury, Baker is back to being “Ron Burgundy” — the affectionate...
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Kristaps Porzingis has the New York City spotlight all to himself

NY Daily News (Mike Lupica) — The big guy for the Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis, is even bigger right now than Aaron Judge.
  • 1 day 8 hr ago
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Michael Beasley outdueled idol Carmelo Anthony on huge night

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Michael Beasley welcomed the challenge of going against his idol, Carmelo Anthony. He said he grew up watching Anthony and was intrigued by his moves. So Saturday in a starting role for the Knicks...
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Kanter, McDermott remind Thunder what they’re missing

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Saturday was a big night for Carmelo Anthony and his return to the Garden with the Thunder. And it was just as big for two other guys, Enes Kanter and Doug McDermott, who were traded away from...
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Carmelo Anthony’s warm Garden welcome didn’t last long

NY Post (George Willis) — Before Carmelo Anthony was introduced with the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night, the giant jumbotron dangling from the roof of the Garden began to play a short video of Anthony’s...
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Carmelo Anthony, Back in New York, Gets Cheers, a Video and a Loss

NY Times (MIKE VORKUNOV) — Anthony also heard some jeers, and he made just 5 shots in 18 attempts during his first game at Madison Square Garden since the Knicks traded him to Oklahoma City.
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Knicks beat Thunder; Carmelo Anthony held to 12 points

Newsday Carmelo Anthony who? Kristaps Porzingis who? Mike Francesa who?
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Honoring Carmelo Anthony right move by Knicks

Newsday Carmelo Anthony sat on the visiting bench, hoodie on, as a tribute video showing some of his best moments as a Knick aired high above the Madison Square Garden floor. The nearly one-minute montage...
  • 1 day 11 hr ago
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Carmelo homecoming wrecked by dominant Knicks victory

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Carmelo Anthony couldn’t have everything. The ex-Knick got a rousing welcome during player introductions that included a stirring video montage, then the night went downhill from there, crashing...
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Enes Kanter on facing Thunder: 'It always feels special' to play former team

Newsday The video tribute played, and then Carmelo Anthony was introduced to the sound of mostly loud cheers in his return to the Garden with Oklahoma City Saturday night. Enes Kanter was soon introduced...
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Michael Beasley drops 30 as Knicks beat Melo's Thunder

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — Anthony's return to Madison Square Garden at least represented a familiar experience from much of his New York tenure.
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Kristaps Porzingis hurting too much to face Carmelo Anthony's Thunder

Newsday Knicks fans hoping to see Kristaps Porzingis play against Carmelo Anthony at the Garden will have to wait 'til next year.
  • 1 day 11 hr ago
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Carmelo Anthony welcomed back to MSG with video tribute

NY Daily News Fans at MSG had no problem booing Carmelo Anthony towards the end of his Knicks career, but on Saturday night they made up for it.
  • 1 day 13 hr ago
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Kristaps Porzingis will not play in Carmelo Anthony’s homecoming

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — Carmelo Anthony was back at the Garden on Saturday night, but his replacement as the face of the Knicks wasn't.
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Knicks won’t have Kristaps Porzingis for Melo’s return

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — It was fleeting, but for a slight time Saturday, it seemed like Kristaps Porzingis might play for the Knicks. Yeah, fleeting to be sure. After testing his sore left knee that he injured Thursday...
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Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis out vs. Thunder with sore left knee

Newsday Kristaps Porzingis has been ruled out of the Knicks' game against the Thunder on Saturday with a sore left knee, the team announced about an hour before tipoff.
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Blog Articles

Monday Musings: Frank’s Confidence, Unleashing Beasley & Moving On From Melo

The Knicks Wall (Mike Cortez) — Can Michael Beasley become a fixture in the Knicks’ rotation? That and more in this week’s installment of Monday Musings. Every Monday, we’re going to hit you with some thoughts from...
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New York Knicks: Team should sit Kristaps Porzingis on Monday

Daily Knicks (Holden Walter-Warner) — The New York Knicks need to take a cautious approach with Kristaps Porzingis, even if that means having him miss another game. Carmelo Anthony took the Madison Square Garden court on Saturday...
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New York Knicks: Five keys to defeating the Charlotte Hornets on Dec. 18

Daily Knicks (Maxwell Ogden) — The New York Knicks and Charlotte Hornets have spent the past three seasons playing like rivals. What must New York do to win the next encounter? While it may not be the most high-profile matchup...
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New York Knicks: Organization and fans do right by Carmelo Anthony

Daily Knicks (Holden Walter-Warner) — The team and the fans paid Carmelo Anthony his due before letting the game dictate the treatment of the former New York Knicks star. Carmelo Anthony returned to Madison Square Garden for the first...
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New York Knicks: Michael Beasley is the hero we need, but don’t deserve

Daily Knicks (Brad Wier) — Michael Beasley came up huge for the New York Knicks against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Can he be the missing piece for the Knicks? Saturday’s primetime matchup between the New York Knicks...
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TKW Podcast: Melo’s Return, Solid Team Play & Knicksmas feat. Sam Morril

The Knicks Wall (Anthony Corbo) — Anthony Corbo, Kyle Maggio, and Bailey Carlin are joined by comic Sam Morril of “People Talking Sports* (And Other Things)” to talk sports (and other things). The guys break down the...
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Locked on Knicks, Episode 226: Knicks win the Petty Super Bowl

Posting and Toasting (James Marceda) — Or, the fatal sonning of Oklahoma City On today's 'sode I revel in one of the all-time great petty victories as the Knicks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-96 in Carmelo Anthony's...
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Knicks 111, Thunder 96: Michael Beasley is the ultimate wildcard

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — I’m still not sure what happened. Saturday’s matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks lost a whole lot of juice once it was revealed that Kristaps Porzingis would be...
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New York Knicks: Reliving Carmelo Anthony’s top five moments with NYK

Daily Knicks (Daniel Lubofsky) — Carmelo Anthony returned to Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. Some loved him, others resented him, but he left New York Knicks fans with some great memories. Carmelo Anthony returned to MSG...
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New York Knicks: Who stepped up against the OKC Thunder on Dec. 16?

Daily Knicks (Maxwell Ogden) — Despite playing without Kristaps Porzingis and Tim Hardaway Jr., the New York Knicks stunned Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday, Dec. 16. Who stepped up? The New York Knicks entered Saturday, Dec....
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Beasley upstages Melo's return to New York

ESPN Kristaps Porzingis was sidelined, Carmelo Anthony was in visitor colors and Michael Beasley was the best power forward on the floor at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night.
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Weary Thunder return home after eventful reunion trip

ESPN Thunder stars Paul George and Carmelo Anthony got to visit their old locales on the same road trip, with triple overtime in Philadelphia in between.
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Knicks Defeat Oklahoma City Thunder 111-96 in Carmelo Anthony’s Return

The Knicks Wall (Matt Spendley) — On the shoulders of Michael Beasley and company, the Knicks won their 16th game of the season. The shorthanded New York Knicks (16-13), who were without Kristaps Porzingis, turned in a convincing...
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Knicks 111, Thunder 96: Scenes from Michael Beasley’s triumphant return to MSG

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — Guess who’s back...it’s B-Easy! It had been awhile—one game, in fact—but Michael Beasley finally made it back to Madison Square Garden after a brief Thursday night sojourn to Brooklyn. And the...
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Watch Carmelo Anthony’s “Welcome Back” video tribute

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — Welcome back. Former Knicks star Carmelo Anthony made his return to Madison Square Garden Saturday night, the first time he has been back since being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder ...
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Melo cheered in intros, booed in game at MSG

ESPN Knicks fans gave Carmelo Anthony mostly loud cheers during his introduction, but there were some audible boos as well in his first game back at Madison Square Garden.
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Porzingis ruled out vs. visiting Melo, Thunder

ESPN Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis will not be on the court to play against former teammate Carmelo Anthony and the visiting Thunder due to a left knee injury.
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A purely selfish reason Knicks fans should cheer Carmelo Anthony’s MSG return

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — Let’s cheer him once, and be done with it. Carmelo Anthony returns to Madison Square Garden Saturday night for the first time Saturday night, which means a lot of talk about what exactly the ...
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Carmelo Anthony Returns to New York to Face His Departed Knicks

The Knicks Wall (Mike Cortez) — After exhausting themselves in Philly last night, the Thunder come to New York in Carmelo Anthony’s first game at MSG on an opposing team since the Knicks trade. The day has come. Would it...
  • 1 day 19 hr ago
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Locked on Knicks, Episode 255: Knicks hold on against Nets, Kristaps leaves early

Posting and Toasting (James Marceda) — Or, The God of Road Wins Exacts Its Toll On today’s ‘sode I open my Locked on Notebook (it’s a Mead) and share assorted thoughts on the Knicks’ road victory over the VILE and LOATHSOME...
  • 2 days ago
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