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Knicks hope they found some keepers for the future, even if offseason moves go as planned

Newsday With their 17-65 season thankfully over, the Knicks no longer need to voice the pretenses of focusing on the game in front of them and pretending to ignore the much more important summer season.
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Scott Perry and Steve Mills feel good about where Knicks are going into this summer of free agency

Newsday The 17-65 season, they could endure. The dealing away of franchise centerpiece Kristaps Porzingis, they could explain. And the embarrassments of the early stages of what they hope is a rebuild could be survived.
  • 5 days ago
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Steve Popper's NBA - and Knicks - end-of-season awards

Newsday It's not easy to get a feel for a league-wide award column when you cover the Knicks because: (1) Everyone looks good against the Knicks; (2) the best players often sat out much of the game because their teams were up by 30 points early; and (3) you can start considering bench players from those teams for MVP because they look great against the Knicks, too.
  • 9 days ago
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Who will return for the Knicks next season?

Newsday Hidden in plain sight among the Knicks' player development season was the occasional glance around the locker room, wondering just who will be around to see how they developed.
  • 10 days ago
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With Knicks' season over, coach David Fizdale's salesman skills will be put to test

Newsday In his first head-coaching opportunity, David Fizdale burned out quickly. He lasted just over a season in Memphis as he pushed too hard at a veteran team. Relationships soured and it cost him his job just 19 games into a second season.
  • 11 days ago
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Five questions facing the Knicks this offseason

Newsday As the Knicks finish another season out of the playoffs, this time with the NBA's worst record, there are nearly as many questions about where this will lead as there were victories. Most center around what is next for the rebuild that many thought could not happen in New York, and if it was all worth it.
  • 11 days ago
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After lost season ends, Knicks turn focus to draft, free agency 

Newsday The Knicks held Fan Appreciation Night Wednesday as fans crowded in one more time to watch what had been the basketball equivalent of a particularly grisly groundhog day, night after night, loss after loss, the same result. Before the game, rookie Kevin Knox took the microphone at center court and in the spotlight thanked the fans and promised better days ahead.
  • 12 days ago
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David Fizdale plans to give young Knicks a different playoff experience

Newsday The Knicks season came to an end and David Fizdale's mental game of treating this like a playoff Game 7 didn't quite work out. But he does plan on having his young players get a taste of the playoffs even if they didn't come close to making it.
  • 12 days ago
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Kevin Knox working on blueprint to make him complete player

Newsday CHICAGO -- There is still one game left, Wednesday's season finale to be played before the rookie season for Kevin Knox is complete, but the 19-year old has already been handed a blueprint for summer, what the Knicks expected from him this summer and beyond.
  • 13 days ago
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Wendell Carter Jr., an athletic center from Duke, could see himself playing alongside Kristaps Porzingis

Newsday GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Can you imagine the Knicks with a frontcourt that includes Kristaps Porzingis and Wendell Carter Jr.? The 6-10 freshman from Duke certainly can.
  • 318 days ago
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Mikal Bridges works out for Knicks, says "the Garden is a special place"

Newsday GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Mikal Bridges' ties to the City of Brotherly Love run deep.
  • 319 days ago
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Knicks work out Oklahoma point guard Trae Young

Newsday GREENBURGH -- Trae Young has not been to a game at Madison Square Garden. He has been on a tour there, however, visiting with his AAU team in fifth grade.
  • 321 days ago
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Knicks add Keith Smart, Pat Sullivan, Royal Ivey to David Fizdale's coaching staff, source says

Newsday David Fizdale's coaching staff with the Knicks is taking shape.
  • 321 days ago
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Knicks' Ron Baker picks up player option for next season, sources say

Newsday Ron Baker has picked up his $4.5-million player option for next season, according to league sources.
  • 326 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis tweets he's 'excited' after conversation with David Fizdale

Newsday New Knicks coach David Fizdale said he would connect with players and declared his main goals this offseason were building a strong relationship with Kristaps Porzingis and making him feel that he would be returning to a winning environment.
  • 333 days ago
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