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Why DeMarcus Cousins isn’t domino for Carmelo trade

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Right before the All-Star break, an NBA executive speculated about possible, even if unrealistic, trade scenarios for the Knicks and Carmelo Anthony. One deal involved Cleveland but did not contain Kevin Love. The exec stopped himself. “Try selling that to Knick fans and they’ll burn down the Garden,” he said. But now, the NBA has...
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Charles Oakley, commish hash out Dolan beef over brunch

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — When Charles Oakley got up to leave an hour early from the NBA Legends Brunch on Sunday, he walked over to Adam Silver’s table, whispered in the NBA commissioner’s ear for a few moments and shook his hand. It is clear Silver and Oakley are in ongoing conversations to try to repair...
  • 334 days ago
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Ex-NBA star happy ‘my guy’ Latrell Sprewell back at MSG

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — Chris Webber, one of Latrell Sprewell’s buddies, said it was a long time coming to see the former Knicks All-Star at the Garden a week ago Sunday. Sprewell and Larry Johnson sat in baseline seats with owner James Dolan between them. Though it was an obvious public-relations stunt after Charles Oakley’s Garden...
  • 334 days ago
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Why Knicks likely will strike out on each Carmelo trade

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — Knicks general manager Steve Mills was in town for All-Star Weekend, and it doesn’t appear he’s here to finalize divorce proceedings with Carmelo Anthony. According to a source who has spoken to Knicks officials, the odds are heavily against the team dealing Anthony by Thursday’s deadline. Anything that’s been discussed probably has...
  • 334 days ago
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Knicks legend would love it if Phil Jackson were coaching the team

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — Knicks legend Willis Reed knows what ails the franchise — not having Phil Jackson as its head coach. Attending the Hall of Fame press conference Saturday, Reed, a Louisiana resident, told The Post that Jackson has assembled enough talent to win but needs a great coach. A coach like Jackson. Reed never...
  • 335 days ago
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NBA commish explains his (first?) Oakley-Dolan meeting

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — A disappointed NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he could be willing to step in again in an attempt to resolve the growing James Dolan-Charles Oakley feud, but has “no regrets’’ about his first meeting with the two sides nor did he have any illusions he had solved it. Silver met in his...
  • 335 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis ‘cheats’ to give Knicks a fun All-Star champ

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS – Kristaps Porzingis has turned into a winner at All-Star Weekend despite the Knicks’ woes. After scoring 24 points in the World Team’s victory in the Rising Stars Game, the 7-foot-3 Porzingis captured the Skills Challenge on Saturday, knocking off Gordon Hayward in the finals, marking the second straight time a big man...
  • 335 days ago
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Phil Jackson leads Knicks’ crash in ugly midseason report card

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — Health hasn’t been the big issue everyone predicted. Spared of any major injuries to their starters, the Knicks started off 14-10 before a giant collapse since mid-December. At 23-34, the Knicks are four games out of the eighth seed and a few losses after the All-Star break from being out of the...
  • 335 days ago
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Carmelo isn’t happy about this All-Star Game distraction

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS – Late-arriving Carmelo Anthony admitted it was “a downer’’ to get Wednesday’s NBA phone call inviting him to New Orleans as an injury replacement. He had planned on “evaluating’’ his Knicks situation on a Caribbean vacation amid trade reports and a frosty feud with Phil Jackson. Anthony, given permission to report to New Orleans...
  • 335 days ago
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McGrady: How Carmelo should taunt Phil during Knicks games

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS – Tracy McGrady, announced as a Hall of Fame finalist Saturday morning, unloaded on Knicks president Phil Jackson and stated Carmelo Anthony has every right to razz the Zen Master during Garden games. Now a broadcaster, McGrady was a high-flying, seven-time All-Star who played part of the 2009-10 season with the Knicks during...
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Draymond Green ripped again for Dolan ‘slave-master’ blast

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — No wonder Draymond Green is starting to back off saying James Dolan has a “slave-master mentality.” In ripping Charles Oakley, former NBA veteran Olden Polynice admonished Green, saying the comment was an insult to actual slaves. “The next time Draymond wants to put his foot in his mouth, at least take the...
  • 336 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis can’t get on same page with Derrick Rose

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS — Though he is a two-event participant during All-Star Weekend, Kristaps Porzingis isn’t happy in his second season with the Knicks. The losses, the injuries, his role in the offense, his chemistry with new point guard Derrick Rose are all concerns for the 7-foot-3 Latvian phenom. Since a spectacular November, Porzingis has tailed...
  • 336 days ago
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Carmelo gets pity from All-Stars – and a Clippers plea

NY Post (Marc Berman) — NEW ORLEANS – The All-Star break doesn’t mean there is a break in mocking the Knicks. Chris Paul, a free agent this summer, took a dig at Knicks president Phil Jackson, while Clippers running mate DeAndre Jordan said Carmelo Anthony, his US Olympic teammate, surely would fit into his Los Angeles squad. And Team USA’s...
  • 336 days ago
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Meet the guru who’s preparing Carmelo Anthony for his next act

NY Post (Hannah Withiam) — Carmelo Anthony has a secret weapon in his sudden recent run of good health, which he has made a point of emphasizing in recent weeks as the rumors swirl before Thursday’s NBA trade deadline. You can find the answer across the country: California-based physical therapist Drew Morcos, who said he added the 32-year-old Knicks star...
  • 336 days ago
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Charles Oakley rips Ewing and threatens to drag this out for years

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — Don’t expect to see a “Charles Oakley Day” anytime soon. The Knick great is unwilling to drop his grudge with owner James Dolan after last week’s ugly incident in which he was booted from the Garden, arrested, and temporarily banned. You may not see Oakley back at MSG for up to half a decade. “They’re...
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