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Firing Phil Jackson only enabled another henchman to ruin Knicks

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — It is perpetual midnight around the Knicks, a darkness that knows no bounds and respects no borders. It is a cruel truth for a city that feels as deeply and as passionately about basketball as New York does. We might call these desperate hours if not for the fact this mess is way, way, WAY...
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Target of Knicks’ GM hunt backs away

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — The Knicks missed again. Former Cavaliers general manager David Griffin, who was a target to step into the team’s front office, has pulled his name from the Knicks’ search, according to The Undefeated. The report states that the Knicks and Griffin could not agree on the right role for him in the franchise. The franchise...
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Phil Jackson trying to put his feet up after ouster

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Phil Jackson is either counting his $100 bills or wanting to make sure Knicks fans know he’s at peace despite the franchise ditching his beloved triangle. Jackson
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Knicks closing in on David Griffin for general manager post

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — It looks like the Knicks are closing in on a new general manager — but not a team president. After many conversations and a dinner meeting with acting team president Steve Mills on Friday, the Knicks are moving toward contract negotiations with David Griffin to become the team’s next general manager, according to an ESPN...
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Tim Hardaway Jr. may have further sealed Carmelo’s fate

NY Post (Marc Berman) — When Tim Hardaway Jr. was traded two years ago on draft night for the rights to Notre Dame point guard Jerian Grant, Carmelo Anthony was ticked, according to sources. It felt like a step back for a franchise he thought was trying to win at the time. Hardaway and Anthony had become close after being...
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How Tim Hardaway Jr. became a $71M Knicks project

NY Post (Brian Lewis) — LAS VEGAS — The Hawks’ reported decision not to match the Knicks’ staggering offer sheet for Tim Hardaway Jr. paves the way for the young wing player’s return to the Garden. His former team says he is a different, better player than the one who left New York two years ago — mainly because he...
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Tim Hardaway Jr. will be Knicks’ $71M man

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — Tim Hardaway Jr. will be a Knick again. The Hawks will not match the Knicks’ four-year, $71 million offer sheet, ESPN reported Saturday, although Atlanta had not yet given official notification. Two years after the Knicks traded the shooting guard on draft night, Hardaway will rejoin a rebuilding squad that hopes he can mesh with...
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Tim Hardaway Jr.? Shame on us for expecting real Knicks’ rebuild

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — Here’s the thing: The Knicks actually had built for themselves a safe place that is rare in professional sports, rarer still in the NBA, and all but impossible to achieve when you are talking about basketball fans in New York City. They finally had been freed from the basketball tyrannies of Phil Jackson, paroled from...
  • 346 days ago
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Tim Hardaway move proves Steve Mills isn’t Phil Jackson

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Ousted Knicks president Phil Jackson wouldn’t have done this Tim Hardaway Jr. $71 million offer sheet. The Knicks have moved on rapidly in philosophy in the 10 days since Jackson was railroaded out of town by owner James Dolan. “Young, long and athletic” — that’s the new motto of the Steve Mills-led July reign. Mills...
  • 346 days ago
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This is a Tim Hardaway Jr. Knicks fans won’t recognize

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — When the news hit, Knicks fans generally reacted the same way. AAARRGGGGHHHHHH!!!! The news concerned a four-year, $71 million offer sheet to former Knick Tim Hardaway Jr. Why not just put a blow torch to a blank check while you’re at it? But not all see the Knicks’ offer to the Hawks’ restricted free agent...
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Kristaps Porzingis drops biggest clue he loves Knicks again

NY Post (Kyle Schnitzer) — Kristaps Porzingis is back in the New York groove – at least according to his Instagram. The Latvian star dropped his biggest hint yet that his tumultuous offseason is behind him, posting another photo suggesting he’s raring to go with the Knicks next season. “Maan I miss some action.. who else does?  is the...
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Knicks dump Marshall Plumlee, who was a Phil Jackson favorite

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The erasure of the Phil Jackson era continued Friday morning as the Knicks released burly center Marshall Plumlee to open up cap space. Plumlee was to make $1.3 million next season and the guarantee kicked in July 20, according to a source. The Knicks needed the room now. The release came the morning after the Knicks,...
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Huge Tim Hardaway offer sends Knicks fans into meltdown

NY Post (Ethan Sears) — In 2013, the Knicks drafted Tim Hardaway Jr. with the 24th overall pick in the draft. After two seasons in New York, the team traded Hardaway to Atlanta as part of a three-team swap in which they received a first-round pick that would become point guard Jerian Grant. Grant was then traded to the Chicago...
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Tim Hardaway Jr. signs 4-year, $71M offer sheet with Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Former Knicks first-round pick Tim Hardaway Jr. has signed a four-year, $71 million offer sheet with the Knicks, agent Mark Bartelstein confirmed to The Post on Thursday night. The rebuilding Hawks, who got Hardaway to play defense, have the chance to match, and have said in the past they would do so. The offer sheet...
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The soul-crushing misery of the Knicks fan

NY Post (Shai Markowicz) — ‘If it’s a boy, let’s name him Kristaps,” I half-joked to my pregnant wife. “What if the Knicks trade him?” she asked. “They would never do that,” I assured her. They would never do that. As a lifelong Knicks fan, the last 12 months have been a whirlwind. Coming off yet another disappointing season last...
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