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Which Knicks have their stock rising with the regular season looming? Who is on the downswing?

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — After the Knicks completed a 3-2 preseason on Friday, here’s a look at their stock report heading into Wednesday’s opener: Lance Thomas (Up) Seized the starting power forward spot by exhibiting his usual mix of leadership and defense. Ultimate team guy who can contribute offensively if he’s hitting...
  • 277 days ago
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Knicks' starting point guard spot is still an open battle, with nobody emerging yet

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Five days before the regular season begins, the Knicks’ starting point guard spot remains an open battle. David Fizdale started four different point guards in five preseason games – including Ron Baker in the finale Friday against the Nets – but nobody has been able to seize the moment. “I am definitely...
  • 277 days ago
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With Kristaps Porzingis' progress at a 'slow drip,' new coach David Fizdale working on Knicks stars leadership skills

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — A week before the season starts and eight months since his ACL surgery, Kristaps Porzingis’ progress remains limited to a “slow drip” that’s frustrating the All-Star, according to Knicks coach David Fizdale. In other words, Porzingis is still not sprinting and his recovery timetable has not been...
  • 280 days ago
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Knicks will soon rid themselves of Joakim Noah, sources say

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Joakim Noah remains on the Knicks roster, but not for long. Unless a trade opportunity suddenly emerges for the center, the Knicks will waive Noah before the regular-season roster needs to be set on Oct. 15, sources told the Daily News. The Knicks have been shopping Noah but are declining to attach...
  • 281 days ago
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Kevin Knox struggles as pressure of being a top Knicks pick in New York weighs heavy

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Kevin Knox isn’t a prototypical 18-year-old ninth overall pick. He will play in the NBA as a rookie. A lot. He will be expected, at the very least, to demonstrate the potential of a franchise cornerstone. The Knicks strategy is built around hitting on their draft picks, and Knox is currently at...
  • 281 days ago
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Lance Thomas locks up Knicks' starting power forward spot, David Fizdale's first public commitment to lineup

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — On the first day of training camp, David Fizdale announced that every starting position was open. It was a bit misleading since Tim Hardaway Jr. and Enes Kanter, barring something unforeseen, were locks for the lineup, leaving three positions up for grabs. At least one of those was snatched. Lance...
  • 281 days ago
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Chris Bosh tells News he is focused on a comeback and is open to playing for the Knicks

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Chris Bosh will make a final determination on his career by the All-Star break, and he’s open to playing for any team willing to take the gamble – including the Knicks. Visiting MSG on Monday for the Knicks’ preseason game against the Wizards, Bosh told the Daily News he remains focused on a comeback...
  • 281 days ago
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Enes Kanter, a Wanted Man in Turkey, could be withheld from Knicks regular-season game in London

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — The international warrant issued for Enes Kanter’s May arrest has, thus far, not hindered his ability to play basketball. Despite his passport being revoked by the Turkish government, Kanter made arrangements to play in Canada against the Raptors, and was cleared to travel to Mexico City for a...
  • 282 days ago
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Bad news for the Knicks: Kyrie Irving explains why he intends to re-sign with Celtics

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — In this league nothing is certain until the signature is on the dotted line, but Kyrie Irving has now shifted to where re-signing with the Celtics next summer is sounding like a foregone conclusion. That’d be bad news for the Knicks, who represent Irving’s hometown team and have been targeting...
  • 285 days ago
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Emmanuel Mudiay gets start for Knicks with Frank Ntilikina still being overlooked, but both guards scuffle in win over Pelicans

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Once again, Emmanuel Mudiay got his chance before Frank Ntilikina. The struggling Mudiay moved into the starting lineup for Friday’s preseason game against the Pelicans, replacing Trey Burke at point guard because coach David Fizdale wanted to give Mudiay a jolt. It wasn’t very successful, however,...
  • 285 days ago
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So what if Kyrie Irving tells Celtics fans he plans on re-signing. We've seen this script before, Knicks fans

NY Daily News (daily news sports staff) — Don't take Kyrie Irving at his word just yet. “If you guys will have me back, I plan on re-signing here,” Irving said Thursday at a Celtics team event inside TD Garden. Whoopty-doo. We remind you this is the same Irving who told a small kid he wouldn’t leave the Cavs following The King’s first...
  • 285 days ago
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Mitchell Robinson leaves Knicks preseason win over Nets with ankle sprain; what David Fizdale said afterward

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — The Knicks couldn’t escape the second preseason game without an injury. Mitchell Robinson, the impressive second-round draft pick, sprained his right ankle in the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s 107-102 victory over the Nets. He required assistance leaving the court but said in the locker room the...
  • 286 days ago
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David Fizdale chatted with ex-Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek following firing; plus notes on Mitchell Robinson and Kristaps Porzingis

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — Jeff Hornacek is still collecting a paycheck from the Knicks and has been silent as the team owner threw him under the bus. But the former Knick coach resurfaced during training camp with the Nets, watching training camp in the outer borough after an invitation from coach Kenny Atkinson. “Jeff’s...
  • 286 days ago
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Knicks sign former Hawks draft pick John Jenkins

NY Daily News (Daily News Sports Staff) — John Jenkins, a veteran guard who played for Westchester in the G-League two seasons ago, was signed by the Knicks on Wednesday, the team announced in a press release. Jenkins, 6-4, 215, was originally a first-round pick (23rd overall) of the Atlanta Hawks in the 2012 NBA Draft. The former Vanderbilt...
  • 287 days ago
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