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Why ‘tremendous,’ ‘dangerous’ Porzingis may not start: Rambis

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks associate head coach Kurt Rambis, placed in charge of Kristaps Porzingis’ development, sees a do-everything-on-offense big man, a cross between Dirk Nowitzki and Pau Gasol. However, in a...
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Carmelo sick of trade chatter: ‘Hell no’ not bailing on Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Carmelo Anthony said he won’t look for an exit strategy this season if the Knicks’ fortunes go south. Anthony said, contrary to popular belief, he is done with “second-guessing’’ his...
  • 17 hr 3 min ago
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Knicks Insider: Kristaps Porzingis ‘dangerous’ on court

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — Derek Fisher was absent from Knicks practice on Monday, so it was somebody else’s turn to heap generous praise on Kristaps Porzingis.
  • 17 hr 14 min ago
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Arron Afflalo’s Knicks learning curve slowed by new injury

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks coach Derek Fisher missed practice Monday for personal reasons. In a more alarming development, Arron Afflalo missed practice for hamstring reasons – the third straight day he’s sat out....
  • 19 hr ago
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'Hell no!' Carmelo Anthony not thinking of asking for trade

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — Carmelo Anthony holds a no-trade clause and the biggest contract on the Knicks.
  • 19 hr 45 min ago
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You’ll never believe it — Andrea Bargnani is hurt again

NY Post (Tim Bontemps) — It’s a new team and the same old story for Andrea Bargnani. The Italian power forward, who has been dogged by injury troubles throughout his nine-year NBA career – specifically...
  • 21 hr 45 min ago
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Why is Phil Jackson ignoring Knicks players? 5 camp takeaways

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Phil Jackson kept his distance from the media during the Knicks’ six-day stay at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point that ended Saturday. Mostly, he stayed away from the...
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Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis not ruled out of starting 5

NY Daily News (FRANK ISOLA) — While Kristaps Porzingis is confident in his ability to say “I belong here,” in the NBA it will be up to Derek Fisher to start him.
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Kristaps Porzingis ‘belongs’ — but will he start for Knicks?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — WEST POINT — After missing two straight days with a sore left knee, Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis was back on the Christl Arena court for Saturday’s final practice, back with...
  • 2 days ago
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Cheery Carmelo Anthony: ‘I’m here to stay’ — for a long time

NY Post (Marc Berman) — WEST POINT — As the Knicks broke training camp at Army on Saturday, Carmelo Anthony’s left knee held up better than rookie Kristaps Porzingis’. Go figure. Anthony, coming off major...
  • 2 days ago
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Sasha Vujacic Offers Knicks Stability

NY Times (SCOTT CACCIOLA) — Vujacic’s latest journey? A fresh start in the N.B.A. with the Knicks, where Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson hope he can provide leadership and guidance, a change from his early days with the Lakers.
  • 2 days ago
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Carmelo Anthony: No doubt I can still play at high level

NY Daily News (FRANK ISOLA) — Carmelo Anthony didn't hesitate when asked if he can still perform at a high level into his mid to late 30's.
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Bondy: Lopez twins add twist to Knicks - Nets 'rivalry'

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — The “rivalry” is now about as lively as an upside down goldfish, featuring two teams that can’t even set a goal of making the playoffs.
  • 3 days ago
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Willis Reed raves about new-look Knicks: Phil Jackson fixed ‘problem’

NY Post (Marc Berman) — WEST POINT — Legendary Knicks center Willis Reed, after watching this week’s training camp at the United States Military Academy alongside Phil Jackson, predicted the Zen Master’s club will be...
  • 3 days ago
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Knicks’ Sasha Vujacic is better now than ever … just ask him

NY Post (Marc Berman) — WEST POINT — Don’t call Sasha Vujacic old — or past his prime. In fact, the cocky, 31-year-old Slovenian sharpshooter said he believes he’s better now than when he last...
  • 3 days ago
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Frustrated Porzingis risks falling behind as knee costs him another practice

NY Post (Marc Berman) — WEST POINT – Rookie Kristaps Porzingis’ mood is more irritated than his left knee. Though he felt no pain in his knee Friday morning after doing tests, the Knicks held...
  • 3 days ago
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Phil Jackson turns his preaching toward Army football team

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks team president Phil Jackson gave a 15-minute pep talk — to the Army football team. According to sources, Jackson spoke on Wednesday night for about 15 minutes inside Army...
  • 4 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis Hurts Knee but Says He’ll Be Fine

NY Times (SCOTT CACCIOLA) — The Knicks revealed that Kristaps Porzingis, their No. 1 pick in the 2015 N.B.A., had injured his left knee Wednesday night in a noncontact drill.
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Derek Fisher praises ‘character’ of J.R. Smith-less Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Derek Fisher took a poke at the intangibles of last season’s team when saying the strength of his 2015-16 no-name Knicks is “character’’ and “professional mindset.’’ Fisher is getting a...
  • 4 days ago
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Stephon Marbury’s $15 shoes are back

NY Post (Kyle Schnitzer) — If Stephon Marbury’s shoes are anything like his playing career, they will always find a way back on the court. The former Knicks point guard, who currently plays in China,...
  • 4 days ago
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Blog Articles

Rambis: Porzingis could be combo of Pau Gasol, Dirk

ESPN Rambis: Porzingis could be combo of Pau Gasol, Dirk
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Arron Afflalo unlikely to play this week and other Monday practice notes

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — Stop being injured! With the Knicks' first preseason game rapidly approaching, the time seems right for a good old-fashioned injury update. If you had Arron Afflalo in your "First Knick to Miss...
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Kurt Rambis calls Kristaps Porzingis a ‘dangerous’ shooter, says he’s part-Gasol, part-Dirk

theKNICKSblog.com (Adam Zagoria) — Kurt Rambis believes it will take time for Kristaps Porzingis to adjust to life in the NBA, but calls the 7-foot-3 Latvian a “dangerous” shooter who has similarities to Dirk Nowitzki...
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No lineup yet for Knicks first preseason game on Wednesday

theKNICKSblog.com (Adam Zagoria) — The Knicks will play their first preseason game of the season on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden against Bauru, a club team from Brazil. But so far there has been no indication what the...
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Is Carmelo thinking about a trade? "Hell no."

ESPN Is Carmelo thinking about a trade? "Hell no."
  • 19 hr 47 min ago
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Melo on if he would leave Knicks if season starts badly: ‘Hell, no’

theKNICKSblog.com (Adam Zagoria) — No matter how bad things might get for the Knicks this coming season, Carmelo Anthony doesn’t anticipate waiving his no-trade clause. “Hell, no,” Anthony said Monday after...
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Afflalo misses practice due to sore hamstring

theKNICKSblog.com (Danny Abriano) — Knicks G Arron Afflalo did not practice on Monday due to a sore left hamstring, the team announced (Oct. 5).
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P&T Round(ball) Table: Who would you like to see start the preseason opener?

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — The games don't count, so let's get weird! We're so close to New York Knicks basketball, my friends. So. Damn. Close. The 'Bockers open their preseason slate on Wednesday at MSG against the...
  • 23 hr 6 min ago
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Knicks scout international game at MSG

theKNICKSblog.com (Keith Schlosser, Lead Writer) — Comment
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Hey, check it out, it's the MSG court with the Knicks logo and blue paint

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — A lot of people missed the blue paint. The blue paint is back. (17-year-old Croatian big guy Dragan Bender is also playing on that court as I write this. He's awesome, and the Knicks...
  • 1 day 21 hr ago
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Isiah still denies '07 wrongdoing: 'Didn't happen'

ESPN Isiah still denies '07 wrongdoing: 'Didn't happen'
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Melo: I can play at a high level for next 4 or 5 years

ESPN Melo: I can play at a high level for next 4 or 5 years
  • 2 days ago
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Porzingis: 'I feel like I belong here'

ESPN Porzingis: 'I feel like I belong here'
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KRISTAPS PORZINGIS RETURNS for the final day of training camp

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — Kristaps played; all is well. The Knicks scrimmaged Saturday morning in their final day of training camp at West Point and I know you're not even reading this because of the headline and photo...
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Here are highlights from Friday's Knicks scrimmages, which did not include Kristaps Porzingis

Posting and Toasting (Seth) — Running and jumping and shooting shots! Nice up-and-under, Melo! That's what the Knicks did this morning on their penultimate day of training camp. Once again, Kristaps Porzingis did not...
  • 3 days ago
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Reed: Knicks had chemistry issues last year

ESPN Reed: Knicks had chemistry issues last year
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Carmelo Anthony sings 'Bump & Grind', is now a true vocal leader

Posting and Toasting (Joe Flynn) — The Knicks' star forward don't see nothing wrong with a little bump and grind. What makes a leader? Is the quality summed up merely by inspirational words, or in the immeasurable impact of one's...
  • 3 days ago
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Porzingis sits out of practice, but feels no pain in his knee

theKNICKSblog.com (Tim Reilly) — Kristaps Porzingis sat out of the afternoon portion of the Knicks two-a-days after “tweaking” his knee (Berman, Oct. 2). “It’s probably more us than him at this point....
  • 3 days ago
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Why there’s no need to panic about Kristaps Porzingis

theKNICKSblog.com (Keith Schlosser, Lead Writer) — The Knicks made visible improvements this offseason, and are hoping to be competitive throughout. This, of course, is despite having to “wait” on Porzingis’ development. While he...
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Kristaps Porzingis is The Flamingo

Posting and Toasting (Jonathan Schulman) — The life and observations of a semi-pro nicknamer. Come on in. Get settled, I'll wait. First things first, I been giving AA+++, OOOG nicknames since before you were searing baby food across your...
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