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Knicks' triangle offense not very comfy yet

$Newsday The Knicks looked uncomfortable for most of the preseason, and Derek Fisher is very comfortable with that.
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Phil Jackson’s bud blasts Jeff Van Gundy: ‘He’s full of crap’

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Charley Rosen, Phil Jackson’s confidant, blasted Jeff Van Gundy for minimizing the triangle’s effect on the Bulls and Lakers combining for 11 championships during the Zen Master’s reign. Rosen,...
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J.R. Smith explains why he’s struggling in triangle offense

NY Post (Marc Berman) — At this point, J.R. Smith could use a good book recommendation from Phil Jackson. With his 1-for-11 preseason finale flop Friday in Montreal against the Raptors, Smith is entering Wednesday’s...
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Knicks have changed since Amar’e came — so has the perception of him

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — It’s July 2010. Amar’e Stoudemire, his arms outstretched in front of the Garden after receiving a five-year, $99.7 million contract, proclaims, “The Knicks are back.” Stoudemire spoke about being...
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Knicks Preview: A position-by-position breakdown of the 2014-15 roster

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — Next summer’s projected cap space is for another day. The Knicks — from James Dolan to Phil Jackson to Derek Fisher to Carmelo Anthony and on down the roster — have talked big about returning to...
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How Knicks' Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher and Carmelo Anthony form ultimate triangle

NY Daily News (FRANK ISOLA) — Carmelo Anthony was driving through Beverly Hills in early July, still five days away from formally announcing the biggest decision of his professional life, when the Knicks’ best player had an...
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Knicks angling for playoffs with new prez, coach and offense

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — The Knicks’ latest stab at rediscovering their past glory began taking shape as soon as Phil Jackson decided he’d be returning to his first NBA franchise to head up the front office last spring.
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Knicks Preview: Five keys to the season

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — First-year coach Derek Fisher clearly is his own man — and not, as he’s put it, “a puppet” for mentor and team president Phil Jackson. But the Zen Master looms large above everything.
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Carmelo Anthony would like to see some stability

$Newsday Carmelo Anthony will be in the Knicks' opening-night starting lineup for the fourth straight season. He's the only player who can say that.
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Carmelo Anthony says he’s happy to tip off with Bulls, Cavaliers before Knicks’ preseason loss to Raptors

NY Daily News (PETER BOTTE) — The Knicks did not win their final tune-up for the regular season on Friday night. Ready or not, they now will have four days of recovery and practice time before they will debut their new team,...
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Carmelo: Opening vs. Bulls, Cavs is nothing to worry about

NY Post (Marc Berman) — MONTREAL – Bring it on! Carmelo Anthony was completely undaunted when the NBA’s schedule came out in August and the Knicks were faced with a season-opening back-to-back against the consensus...
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Knicks' Derek Fisher closing in on starting five

$Newsday Derek Fisher is leaning toward starting Shane Larkin, Iman Shumpert, Carmelo Anthony, Jason Smith and Samuel Dalembert in Friday night's final preseason tuneup.
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Jason Smith is your opening night Knicks power forward (probably)

NY Post (Marc Berman) — MONTREAL — The Knicks’ starting power-forward derby for next week’s season-opening, brutal Bulls-Cavaliers back-to-back is taking shape: It looks like free-agent signee Jason...
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Love triangle: Jackson agrees with Van Gundy’s take — sorta

NY Post (John DeMarzo) — Phil Jackson gave Jeff Van Gundy’s analysis of Jackson’s beloved triangle offense a thumb’s up — sort of. On Thursday night, the Knicks president tweeted, “Focus on triangle by JvG...
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Knicks Insider: Carmelo doesn’t make top 10 list

NY Daily News (MITCH ABRAMSON) — Carmelo Anthony views himself as an underrated superstar, an opinion he gave to ESPN earlier this month. He might be onto something. According to ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network, Anthony is not...
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Fisher dishes on Melo, Phil and why the Knicks will learn to be ‘great’

NY Post (Steve Serby) — The Post’s Steve Serby caught up with new Knicks coach Derek Fisher for some Q&A before the season tips off next week. Q: What are your expectations for this team?...
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Knicks’ Calderon in limbo for final tune-up

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Jose Calderon feels better. But he won’t know until Friday if he’s completely better. Calderon continued nursing a right calf strain Thursday and the Knicks point guard said he would...
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Lupica: Knicks president Phil Jackson can lift New York to some new glory

NY Daily News (Mike Lupica) — Sometimes you get the idea the Knicks don’t need Phil Jackson around, even using him for cover until they get enough good players one of these days, nearly as much as we do in the big city. You...
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Derek Fisher to frustrated J.R. Smith: Trust triangle, it works

$Newsday Knicks coach Derek Fisher understands J.R. Smith's frustration. But that doesn't mean he is going to ask any less of him.
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Coddling Carmelo must help confused J.R. Smith learn offense

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Another coach, another system, another “struggle” for Knicks guard J.R. Smith. And because of that struggle, Carmelo Anthony recorded an impressive assist, one coach Derek Fisher appreciates....
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Blog Articles

SportsNite: Larkin’s contract

theKNICKSblog.com (mlbam1) — SNY’s Kerith Burke discusses why the Knicks are hesitant to pick up guard Shane Larkin’s contract for the 2015-16 season. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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It appears the Knicks will keep Travis Wear

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — We heard earlier that Travis Wear survived another round of cuts.. Not long after,  Ian Begley reported the Knicks were looking to either waive or trade Travis Outlaw (for nothing), then give...
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Sources: Knicks may cut Outlaw, keep Wear

ESPN (Ian Begley) — The New York Knicks are strongly considering parting ways with veteran forward Travis Outlaw, league sources told ESPNNewYork.com on Saturday.Outlaw is owed $3 million this season. If the Knicks...
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Knicks waive Galloway, Vandenberg

theKNICKSblog.com (Adam Zagoria) — The Knicks on Saturday waived guard Langston Galloway and center Jordan Vandenberg. The 6-foot-2 Galloway out of St. Joe’s was signed on Sep. 9 and averaged 3.0 points and 1.0 assists over...
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The Knicks cut Langston Galloway and Jordan Vandenberg

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — We knew this would happen,  even though Jordan Vandenberg just signed : Oct. 25 – NY Knicks President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has waived guard Langston Galloway and center...
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Knicks see recurring themes repeated in last preseason game

theKNICKSblog.com (Keith Schlosser, Lead Writer) — By falling to the Raptors on Friday night in Montreal, the Knicks concluded their preseason with a 3-4 record. As first-year coach Derek Fisher readies his rotation for Wednesday’s season...
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Saturday Pacific Sanddabs

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — Good Saturday! Preseason is over and we've got a couple days to collect ourselves before the real thing begins. Let's look at some links! - I dunno, I just think it's so funny that nature put ...
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How The Knicks Can Effectively Use Amar’e Stoudemire

Knicker Blogger (bgibberman) — It’s impossible to avoid the positivity regarding the potential resurgence of Amar’e Stoudemire these days as the New York Knicks get set for the 2014-2015 season.Before their fifth preseason game...
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Preseason: Raptors 83, Knicks 80: "Oh well."

Posting and Toasting (Jonathan Schulman) — New York mostly kept pace with Toronto but got walloped in the third quarter, which was ultimately their undoing. Pre-season is over. I say we bury it. This was the second time the Knicks fell...
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Raptors 83, Knicks Fake Basketball Comes to a Close

Knicker Blogger (bgibberman) — The Knicks preseason came to a conclusion and the winner of their final game against the Raptors was… the crowd at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Those crazy Francophilic Canadians brought it...
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Game recap: Raptors 83 — Knicks 80

theKNICKSblog.com (jmcguire860) — Recap: The Knicks were outscored 25-11 in the third quarter to give up an eight-point halftime lead as they lost their preseason finale Friday in Montreal. Need to Know: Carmelo Anthony led the...
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Preseason Final Score: Raptors 83, Knicks 80

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — The Knicks looked kinda okay in Montreal, then they looked horrible, then they had kind of a fun finish against the Raptors but lost. It got seriously ugly in the third quarter there. From now...
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Shumpert, Jason Smith look like starters

ESPN (Ian Begley) — Derek Fisher's starting five is starting to take shape. Fisher went with Iman Shumpert at shooting guard and Jason Smith at power forward in the New York Knicks' preseason finale Friday, against...
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Odds are in for the NBA season

Bergen: Knicks Zone (Steve Popper) — Did you want to place a wager – for fun only of course – on who will be the first coach fired this season? On how many games Dwyane Wade will play? Or just size up the Knicks odds to...
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J.R. Smith knows he's struggling with the Triangle

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — J.R. Smith has, in my opinion, looked especially lost in the Triangle offense during preseason. Everyone's looked a bit lost, but J.R.'s a veteran and a guy whose skills *should* fit very nicely...
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J.R. Smith Has “Basketball” Explained to Him

Knicker Blogger (Kevin McElroy) — Ace ESPN New York scribe Ohm Youngmisuk has a new article out on ESPN.com, wherein he transcribes various discussions he’s had with various Knicks’ personnel that suggest that one Earl...
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Derek Fisher kinda named a starting lineup

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — Andrea Bargnani is still out with a hamstring injury and may remain so through the season opener. Jose Calderon will sit the final preseason game tonight to rest his sore calf, but he's fine....
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Phil says triangle is "not rocket science"

ESPN (Ian Begley) — Before you watch Spike Lee’s film on the triangle offense, it’s worthwhile to listen to Phil Jackson describe the principals of it in his own words. Below, Jackson talks to New Yorker...
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SportsNite: State of the Knicks and the Triangle

theKNICKSblog.com (Andrew Vazzano, SNY.tv) — Derek Fisher talks about his transition from playing to coaching and Amar’e Stoudemire discusses the triangle offense. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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