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Carmelo doesn’t know about Knicks’ Hornacek deal, either

NY Post (Dan Martin) — Knicks fans aren’t the only ones waiting to find out if Jeff Hornacek is going to be the team’s next head coach — so is their biggest star. As he watched batting practice at Citi Field on Friday, Carmelo Anthony was asked if he was eager to learn if Hornacek was going to get the job:...
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Ex-teammate: Jeff Hornacek makes ‘perfect sense’ for Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Mayor of New York? That might be a stretch, but the mayor of Sacramento thinks Jeff Hornacek will be a popular Broadway fixture. Former NBA star Kevin Johnson, now Sacramento’s mayor, wasn’t surprised when his former Suns teammate surfaced out of the blue 10 days ago as a Knicks head-coaching candidate. Johnson said he thought...
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Carmelo Anthony can’t catch a break with All-NBA voters

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Carmelo Anthony’s career-high assist average and recognition of him sharing the ball more than ever did nothing to sway All-NBA voters. For the third straight season, Anthony was not named on any of the three All-NBA teams, announced Thursday. Anthony’s last All-NBA appearance came in 2012-13, earning second-team honors after the Knicks posted a 54-28...
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These overlooked Knicks will get huge boost from Jeff Hornacek

NY Post (Brian Lewis) — As important as big man Kristaps Porzingis is to the Knicks’ future, the biggest beneficiaries of Jeff Hornacek’s hiring may be young point guards Jerian Grant and Tony Wroten. Grant was last year’s first-round pick and Wroten was last year’s reclamation project. While the Knicks are sure to pursue big-name free-agent point guards, the hiring...
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Suns exec explains implosion: Hornacek didn’t have a chance

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The darkest moment in the Valley of the Sun for Jeff Hornacek came late last December, when the Suns’ head coach pulled forward Markieff Morris in the fourth quarter of a home loss against Denver. Morris threw a towel at Hornacek’s direction on his way to the bench. Hornacek, expected to be introduced at a...
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Did Frank Vogel take subtle digs at Phil Jackson in Magic intro?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — While lawyers were still drafting Jeff Hornacek’s Knicks contract, the Magic introduced Frank Vogel as their new head coach at a Monday press conference. And the Wildwood, NJ, native indicated Orlando was a better fit than the big-market Knicks of Phil Jackson and James Dolan. Jackson interviewed Vogel less than two weeks ago, but chose...
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What will Jeff Hornacek’s Knicks coaching staff look like?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Jeff Hornacek’s 2 ½-season reign in Phoenix saw changes with his coaching staff, leading to clues on whom he might bring aboard with the Knicks. In December, Hornacek’s top two assistants, Jerry Sichting and defensive coordinator Mike Longabardi, were let go against Hornacek’s wishes. In January, Tyronn Lue, after he was promoted to the Cavaliers’...
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Suns broadcaster’s Hornacek rundown: Fans, Knicks will love him

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Steve Albert, the Suns broadcaster for Jeff Hornacek’s 2½-season reign in Phoenix, believes the Knicks are getting the master who weaved a Cinderella season as a rookie coach more than the one who limped to a 10-35 record in Year 3 before his axing in February. Hornacek, whose official Knicks hiring could be announced Monday,...
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Carmelo Anthony explains why he likes Jeff Hornacek hire

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Carmelo Anthony never gave input into the coaching search as he wanted but is happy nevertheless Phil Jackson chose Jeff Hornacek as head coach. In an interview at Herald Square with WNBC, Anthony made his first public comments on the stunning Hornacek hire that could be announced Monday. “I played against him a couple of...
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‘Bulls–t’ critics haven’t killed Knicks’ triangle: Phil Jackson pal

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Is the triangle dead under soon-to-be-named head coach Jeff Hornacek? Not entirely, said Charley Rosen, one of Phil Jackson’s longtime friends who has been in contact with the Zen Master in recent days. “It’s hard to imagine Phil caving in and abandoning a system that is entirely flexible and he’s had so much success in...
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Steve Kerr raves about Hornacek, defends his Suns tenure

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — OKLAHOMA CITY — The guy who said no loves the choice of the guy about to say yes. Steve Kerr, who opted for the Warriors over the Knicks two years ago, raved about the Knicks’ head-coach-in-waiting, Jeff Hornacek. The two were teammates in Phoenix and longtime rivals on the court, including two years when Kerr...
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Deep dive into Knicks’ history: How they escaped this misery before

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — Here is the bad news: You are a Knicks fan, and you look at your team and feel hopeless, and you look around the league and you feel helpless. You want to be excited about Jeff Hornacek, but all you can think of in the immediate is this: We need a shooting guard. I sure...
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Now’s your chance to score hard-to-get Knicks and Rangers tickets

NY Post (Julia Marsh) — Madison Square Garden can release more than 6,000 seats to Knicks and Rangers games after a Manhattan judge ruled Friday that the venue had a right to revoke subscriptions controlled by bulk purchasers. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Barry Ostrager found that the state’s Arts and Culture Law allows “New York Knicks and Rangers ticket holders...
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8 free-agent point guards who could tempt Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — A look at the free-agent point guard class of 2016, which the Knicks may be more active in with the imminent addition of Jeff Hornacek as head coach: Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies (age: 28): He made $9.5 million this season and seeks a max deal despite a mysterious Achilles injury. In his prime, versatile and good...
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Rondo? Lin? Hornacek stunner lets Knicks fantasize about PGs

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Rajon Rondo can look at the Knicks again as a sexy destination. Perhaps Mike Conley and other elite point guards can, too. Adding to the intrigue of Jeff Hornacek’s imminent hiring is the prospect it will help the Knicks in free agency. Traditional point guards may be in vogue again for the Knicks when the...
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