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Dwyane Wade extravaganza delaying Leon Rose-Knicks partnership

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Leon Rose may learn to hate the Miami Heat once he transforms from superagent to Knicks president, but not for this one last weekend. One of the holdups to officially joining the Knicks is his participation in the Heat’s three-day Dwyane Wade retirement extravaganza this weekend, which Rose helped plan. It will be one of...
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Tom Thibodeau ‘can taste’ Knicks job as Jay Wright hope fizzles

NY Post (Marc Berman) — While Villanova coach Jay Wright still has no interest in the Knicks, Tom Thibodeau very much does, according to a confidant. A new report Monday suggested the Knicks would have strong interest in Wright, just as their former brain trust did two years ago. But the feelings are not mutual, according to a NCAA source...
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Jay Wright won’t be leaving Villanova for the Knicks

NY Post (Justin Tasch, Marc Berman) — Jay Wright passed on speaking with the Knicks when they had a head-coaching vacancy two years ago and it doesn’t seem likely he will change his mind this time around either. A new report Monday in Forbes suggested the Knicks would have strong interest in Wright just as the former brain trust did two years...
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Knicks’ midseason grades: Things are going to be rough in the second half

NY Post (Marc Berman) — If this isn’t the worst roster in the NBA following the Marcus Morris dump off, it’s very close to it. Ironically, this motley Knicks collection was the original Plan C after hopes of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Kawhi Leonard evaporated. By chance, Morris fell into their lap when Reggie Bullock failed his physical and...
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Jay Wright a possibility to become next Knicks coach

NY Post (Justin Tasch) — Jay Wright passed on speaking with the Knicks when they had a head-coaching vacancy two years ago. Perhaps that will change this time around. Wright is a possibility to become the Knicks’ next coach, according to Forbes. The Knicks fired David Fizdale earlier this season, making Mike Miller the interim coach. Soon-to-be president Leon Rose...
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Knicks’ NBA draft priority could lead to LaMelo Ball, college studs

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Incoming president Leon Rose is set up well for the draft on June 20 with three potential picks in the top 35. The Knicks, who own the fifth-worst record, have their own lottery pick. Odds are, that should be in the top five, with the lottery held in Chicago on May 19. The...
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Knicks star Bobby Portis celebrates birthday during NBA All-Star weekend

NY Post (Ian Mohr) — The Knicks forward caught a performance by Offset in Chicago.
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Steve Stoute makes All-Star appearance after disastrous Knicks interview

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Knicks branding consultant Steve Stoute has not been grounded by owner James Dolan after his remarks last week essentially firing interim coach Mike Miller and his staff on a television appearance. Stoute spoke on a panel at Friday’s annual All-Star Weekend Tech Summit that Dolan speaks at every year, according to sources. Dolan...
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Knicks’ Leon Rose splash applauded by Joel Embiid, Devin Booker

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Devin Booker and Joel Embiid are looking for new agents, and they will have big shoes to fill. They are in the process of losing Creative Artist Agency superstar Leon Rose, who is going to be officially running the Knicks as team president in the coming weeks. The two superstars gave their full...
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Spencer Dinwiddie can’t help himself from destroying Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie can’t help himself. In his hometown Chicago, as part of All-Star festivities in the Skills Competition on Saturday night, Dinwiddie trashed the Knicks again. The outspoken Brooklyn guard believes the Nets’ dominance over the Knicks will continue on and on, not really seeing a bright future for Manhattan’s team....
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Rising Stars Challenge: RJ Barrett stops a Zion Williamson alley-oop dunk

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO – Knicks rookie shooting guard RJ Barrett talked before Friday’s Rising Stars Challenge about being eager to defend his Duke compadre Zion Williamson. And he meant it. Williamson got noticeably agitated at Barrett after he was about to leap for another of his patented alley-oop jams. Barrett held Williamson, not letting him leap to...
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Jerry Colangelo on how Leon Rose will fare as Knicks president

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Longtime NBA executive Jerry Colangelo thinks incoming Knicks president Leon Rose has a chance to succeed, but sounded skeptical the new trend of naming agents to run franchises will last. Colangelo, who now runs USA basketball and is chairman of the board for the Naismith Hall of Fame, is one of the pioneer...
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Mike Breen headed to Hall of Fame, wins Curt Gowdy Award

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — “Bang.’’ Knicks longtime broadcaster Mike Breen is headed to the Hall of Fame, winning the 2020 Curt Gowdy Award during ceremonies at United Center on Friday. Breen, who grew up in Yonkers and graduated from Fordham, has called Knicks games for 28 seasons, starting with WFAN radio in 1992 before moving to MSG...
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Knicks’ RJ Barrett won’t put any rookies ahead of himself

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO – Knicks rookie RJ Barrett may lack a steady perimeter jumper, but he hardly lacks confidence. Barrett said he’s looking forward to guarding his Duke compadre Zion Williamson in Friday night’s Rising Stars Challenge at NBA All-Star Weekend and added he would vote for himself – not front-running Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant –...
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More minutes not in Knicks’ plan to develop struggling youngsters

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Kevin Knox walked briskly and silently out of the locker room late Wednesday as reporters were let in. Following the 114-96 Garden loss to the Wizards in the Knicks’ finale before All-Star Weekend, Knox wasn’t of a mind to see if anyone wanted to talk to him. It was a departure from last February, when...
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