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What counts as progress during Tim Hardaway Jr.’s injury rehab

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — Tim Hardaway Jr. will be an expensive cheerleader for the 10th straight game Thursday night, but his status seems to at least be trending in the right direction. On Tuesday, the Knicks announced Hardaway, out since Nov. 29 with a vaguely-described stress injury to his lower left leg, will increase his rehab and courtwork and...
  • 29 days ago
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Porzingis wants to help Knicks measure up against East’s best

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — This is one game Kristaps Porzingis desperately doesn’t want to miss — not after the way he performed the first time the Knicks faced the Celtics. The opportunity to defeat the team with the best record in the Eastern Conference at home on national television is one he is relishing. And, fortunately for the Knicks,...
  • 29 days ago
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Enes Kanter scoffs at possibility of Turkish prison

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — The threat of prison hasn’t scared off Enes Kanter. News out of Turkey’s state-run news agency that prosecutors are seeking over four years in jail for the Knicks center because of insults against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan won’t make Kanter think twice about speaking his mind. “I’m just trying to be the voice of all...
  • 30 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis expected to play vs. Celtics who always have his number

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Kristaps Porzingis is expected to return to in time to face a Boston buzz saw Thursday at the Garden. Boston brutalized the Knicks, 110-89, in their lone meeting in late October at TD Garden. In the season’s third game, Porzingis shot 3-of-14 as the Knicks dropped to 0-3. Porzingis said he wasn’t getting any calls...
  • 30 days ago
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Knicks’ Kyle O’Quinn moonlights as a ‘Bar Mitzvah Man’

NY Post (Ruth Brown) — When he’s not tearing up the court at Madison Square Garden, Knicks player Kyle O’Quinn spends his Saturday nights tearing up the dance floor with tweenagers. The 27-year-old Queens native has spun his Big Apple fame into a unorthodox side-gig — moonlighting as a bar mitzvah entertainer, according to a new report. “The parties are...
  • 30 days ago
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Tim Hardaway Jr. gets another week in injury purgatory

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The Knicks still gave no definitive timetable on Tim Hardaway Jr.’s complicated “stress injury.” The club announced that “based on his progress,” he will step up his rehab and be reevaluated again in another week. He’s already missed the past 16 days with the injury to his lower left leg. In a nutshell, the Knicks...
  • 30 days ago
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Dissecting Knicks’ road woes, which they can no longer run from

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Five thoughts on Monday’s queasy 109-91 Knicks’ loss in the Queen City: 1. The Knicks’ home-road statistical differentials are staggering, so it’s no surprise the records are so disparate. The Knicks are second in the NBA in home wins with a 14-5 record, but Monday’s meltdown dropped them to 2-9 on the...
  • 31 days ago
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Why the injury crisis is only getting worse

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — Maybe it was always like this. After all, Joe Namath once missed 30 out of 56 starts in a four-season stretch between 1970 and ’73. Frank Gifford was a glamorous, unscathed football prince one second, laid flat by Chuck Bednarik the next, sent out of football for a whole year. Not just around here, either:...
  • 31 days ago
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Knicks about to learn just how bad Tim Hardaway injury is

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — While Kristaps Porzingis missed his second straight game with a sore left knee Monday, Tim Hardaway Jr. is bracing for news on his own timetable. Hardaway will be reevaluated Tuesday for the stress injury in his left leg and find out how much longer he’ll be sidelined. Hardaway will likely undergo a...
  • 31 days ago
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The discovery that led to Michael Beasley’s Knicks breakout

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — With Michael Beasley’s December rejuvenation, Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek has discovered he’s more “comfortable’’ playing power forward than small forward. Beasley started for the second straight game Monday at power forward in place of the injured Kristaps Porzingis and scored a team-high 23 points in a 109-91 loss to the Hornets. On...
  • 31 days ago
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Knicks’ defense crumbles in another lifeless loss on the road

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Call it the Carmelo Hangover. Two days after embarrassing Carmelo Anthony in a stirring win at the Garden, the Knicks spent their next game looking like they missed him. It was a rare night of complete ineptitude for Jeff Hornacek’s squad on both ends, though it has become customary on the road....
  • 31 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis’ frustration growing as he sits again

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kristaps Porzingis will miss his second straight game Monday in Charlotte with a sore left knee, as he still is feeling mild pain. It’s the sixth game he’s missed this season — he also sat out the second half of two others — because of ailments. Porzingis tested his left knee at...
  • 31 days ago
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How Jeff Hornacek has changed without Phil’s shadow

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Two days after Carmelo Anthony’s observation the Knicks are having more fun this season with a different system, Kristaps Porzingis said one key is head coach Jeff Hornacek is brimming with confidence because he’s running his own stuff. Porzingis, who missed Anthony’s Garden return Saturday with a sore left knee, is a...
  • 32 days ago
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Knicks not ruling out a Kristaps Porzingis return versus Hornets

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — On Saturday, there was a notion Kristaps Porzingis — who is recovering from a sore left knee that he tweaked against the Nets — would be available to play against the Thunder. False alarm. Now for Monday’s game in Charlotte, where the Knicks will seek a fifth straight victory, Porzingis has officially been listed as...
  • 32 days ago
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Doug McDermott is proof the Knicks are becoming one

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Michael Beasley was on his way to his second 30-point night of the season for the Knicks. Virtually everything he tossed up went in — inside, outside, from deep. Midway through the fourth quarter Saturday, the Thunder were teetering, fatigued from the three overtimes they played the previous night in Philadelphia. Beasley had an open...
  • 32 days ago
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