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Joakim Noah gave the Knicks more than poor play, injuries and drug shame

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Joakim Noah’s right-shoulder surgery to repair his rotator cuff, performed Wednesday at the Hospital for Special Surgery, likely is the capper to one helluva disastrous first season with the Knicks. Everything that could’ve gone wrong for Noah, went wrong. On the bright side, next season can only look better. Kristaps Porzingis, at a press conference...
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Kobe Bryant: I’m the proof that Phil and Carmelo have hope

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Phil Jackson attended the premiere Sunday of the animated movie Kobe Bryant made from his poem “Dear Basketball’’ at the Tribeca Film Festival. Considering the wars Bryant and the Knicks president waged in print and in public back in their Lakers days, maybe there is hope for the Zen Master and Carmelo Anthony. Bryant, who...
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The weirdest, most regrettable Knicks sightings in NBA playoffs

NY Post (Marc Berman) — As if this offseason wasn’t going poorly enough for Knicks president Phil Jackson, there appeared Jose Calderon at the post-game podium Monday night after keying the Hawks’ series-tying Game 4 victory over the Wizards in Atlanta. After Game 2, Brandon Jennings and Jason Smith were being hailed for similar heroics in a Wizards victory. When the...
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Kristaps Porzingis is freezing out the Knicks from afar

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The cold war continues. In officially announcing his participation with Team Latvia this summer, Kristaps Porzingis revealed Monday he still has not spoken to Knicks officials since the season ended or gotten express permission from the team on his decision to play in the European championships. Speaking at a press conference in Leipaja, his hometown,...
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Porzingis: ‘I love New York’ but care most about winning

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Kristaps Porzingis will hold a press conference Monday in Latvia at the Liepaja Olympic Center to announce his official participation on the country’s national team in this summer’s European Championships. However, Porzingis recently conducted an interview in Latvian during which he gently chided Knicks president Phil Jackson and left the door slightly ajar as to...
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Derrick Rose takes son to Bulls game for ‘playoff atmosphere’

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Derrick Rose, showing up courtside in Chicago for Game 4 of the Celtics-Bulls series with his 4-year-old son, said his knee surgery has not deterred him and still is eyeing the Knicks as a future destination. The free-agent point guard played 64 games for the Knicks this season, then had arthroscopic surgery to repair a...
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Bob Rosen, statistician and Knicks fan from the start, dead at 84

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Bob Rosen, the longtime basketball/baseball statistician who witnessed the Knicks’ first game in 1946, passed away Friday. He was 84. Rosen, a Garden staple, worked for the Elias Sports Bureau since 1962. The firm provides historical research/statistical data for pro sports – with Rosen one of the pioneers well before analytics and “Moneyball.’’ At Knicks...
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The NBA is letting James Dolan screw over ‘a–hole’ fan

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The NBA’s commissioner’s office on Friday informed Knicks season-ticket holder/heckler Mike Hamersky, that sorry, but it can’t help him in his duel with owner James Dolan. More than a week after Hamersky was denied from renewing his partial season-ticket plan at the first deadline, the NBA finally got back to the fan whom Dolan called...
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Carmelo Anthony-to-Celtics scenario could pick up steam

NY Post (Marc Berman) — With the Celtics fading in the first round, the chances of Carmelo Anthony wearing green are increasing. According to an NBA source, the Celtics coaching staff was in favor of trading for Anthony at the trade deadline, but general manager Danny Ainge had too many reservations. One of Ainge’s concerns, according to a source, was...
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Kristaps Porzingis speaks after Phil blow-off: I want to be a Knick

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Don’t worry, he still wants to be a Knick. Kristaps Porzingis will leave for Latvia on Thursday without meeting with Phil Jackson, but he said blowing off his exit meeting with the team president is not a sign he doesn’t want to play at the Garden next season. “Of course,” Porzingis told The Post at...
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The Knicks’ coin flip with T-Wolves was a predictable defeat

NY Post (Marc Berman) — It’s not exactly seventh heaven. The pingpong balls didn’t go the Knicks’ way in Tuesday’s NBA tiebreaker drawing, meaning the jinxed club will be seeded seventh in the May 16 draft lottery. The Timberwolves won the drawing, giving them the sixth seed. If the Knicks don’t move up into the top three, they most likely...
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Kristaps Porzingis doubles down on team that isn’t Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Kristaps Porzingis sounds excited about one thing at least: playing for Latvia this summer. Before skipping his Knicks exit interview last week, Porzingis told FIBA.com in an interview he “absolutely’’ wants to return to the Latvian national team this summer to play in the European Championships. Porzingis had told Knicks reporters last Wednesday he hadn’t made...
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What’s at stake for Knicks-Timberwolves lottery drawing

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The NBA will hold a drawing Tuesday to determine what order the Knicks and Timberwolves will draft in the event neither moves up in the May 16 lottery. Wednesday’s last-second Knicks victory over Philadelphia tied them with Minnesota for the sixth-worst record — which already cost them pingpong balls — instead of finishing alone in...
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Phil Jackson has one pressing job that will decide Knicks’ future

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — The franchise cornerstone was sick and tired of the losing, of the dysfunction, of the relentless assault on his pride as a professional. He had grown tired of New York, but he had really grown weary of the Knicks, and of Madison Square Garden, the corporate cartoon that kept letting him down. He’d had enough....
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Carmelo and La La Anthony have separated

NY Post (Chris Perez) — Reports say they're already living apart.
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