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How Georgetown job could lead Patrick Ewing back to Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Patrick Ewing once made the jump from Georgetown to the Knicks. Don’t be shocked if history repeats. For all the nostalgia Wednesday will bring, when Georgetown officially introduces Ewing as its new coach at a news conference on campus, there’s evidence to suggest the Knicks legend hasn’t given up on his goal of becoming an...
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What grade-shaming dad wants on his next NBA sign

NY Post (Hannah Withiam) — A couple national television appearances and $5,000 later, a boy’s grade-shaming father already has a third NBA trip in mind after he called out his son’s failing report card at two games in recent weeks. The dad — who requested he be referred to as Thomas’ father out of “love” for his 12-year-old son — said...
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Carmelo Anthony hints at looming Knicks breakup

NY Post (Ryan Lazo) — Carmelo Anthony sounded Monday like a player who is readying for divorce proceedings at an end-of-the-season meeting with Knicks brass. The Knicks shopped Anthony — who has two years (one year plus a player-option year) remaining on his contract — before February’s NBA trade deadline, in hopes of finding a destination that would convince Anthony to...
  • 353 days ago
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Knicks fans are witnessing history: Worst season of all time

NY Post (George Willis) — It’s official now. This is the worst season in the history of the Knicks. That’s right: worst season in all 70 of them. Yes, there have been other years when the Knicks have won fewer games than the 29-47 record they currently have after a 110-94 loss to the Celtics Sunday afternoon at the Garden....
  • 354 days ago
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Celtics show the Knicks everything that they’re missing

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Who says the Knicks aren’t playing meaningful games? Their 110-94 destruction by the Celtics at the Garden on Sunday meant a heckuva lot to Boston. The Celtics ensured they would keep their lead for the top seed in the East against the Cavs, who played later Sunday. Boston entered a half-game ahead of Cleveland. And...
  • 354 days ago
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Derrick Rose needs surgery again

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — Derrick Rose played in 64 games before his knee gave out. The Knicks point guard is being shut down after he suffered a torn meniscus, the team announced, which will require arthroscopic surgery. Rose has missed the past two games with what had been termed a sore left knee. Rose tore his meniscus in 2013, part of...
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Why Kristaps Porzingis’ summer plans aren’t as clear as his mates

NY Post (Marc Berman) — While Euro rookies Willy Hernangomez (Spain) and Mindaugas Kuzminskas (Lithuania) say they expect to play in the European Championships in late August/September, Kristaps Porzingis has made no decisions for Latvia. Porzingis told The Post he still is debating and wants to talk to the Knicks about it. Last summer, Porzingis decided against playing for Latvia...
  • 355 days ago
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Ron Baker’s convincing Knicks the knock against him is a myth

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The free-agent-to-be point guard ran the offense with aplomb in Miami, directed the triangle traffic flow, defended fiercely. It wasn’t Derrick Rose, who rested his sore left knee in Friday’s stunning win, but Ron Baker, whom Carmelo Anthony affectionately nicknamed “Ron Burgundy.’’ The undrafted rookie combo guard from Wichita State notched 10 points and six...
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Knicks finally show some fight with nothing left to play for

NY Post (Marc Berman) — MIAMI — Carmelo Anthony’s role Friday night was to sit on the bench in a gray suit. The Knicks took care of the rest. Anthony “rested” another game — his third in the last five games — as the Knicks finished their home-and-home versus the Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday by cooling off the...
  • 356 days ago
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Why Jeff Hornacek wants Knicks to be more like Heat

NY Post (Marc Berman) — MIAMI — The 2016-17 Heat are the blueprint for Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek: An in-season turnaround can be made with a commitment to defense. It’s too late for this season, but Hornacek can garner hope that 2017-18 won’t be as miserable once defense becomes the chief focus come next training camp in October. Hornacek said he’s unsure...
  • 356 days ago
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One Knick frustrated the ‘most talented’ team he’s played on was a bust

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — As a rookie in 2008-09, Courtney Lee went to The Finals with the Magic who lost in five games to the Lakers coached by Phil Jackson. That was frustrating. But not as frustrating as falling short of the 2016-17 playoffs with the “most talented” team Lee has been a part of, a Knicks team assembled...
  • 357 days ago
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Scottie Pippen: Phil Jackson is to blame for Knicks’ mess

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Add one more Hall of Famer who came to the support of Carmelo Anthony. But this one, Scottie Pippen, puts the blame for the Knicks woes at the feet of his former Bulls championship coach, Phil Jackson, and feels his old boss should get out of New York. “I’m going to have to go at...
  • 357 days ago
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‘Didn’t do it’ right from onset: Is Porzingis blaming Hornacek?

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — A word that surfaced a lot in recent Knicks conversations was “consistency” — as in the lack of consistency helped caused the team to stink for much of the season. And to Kristaps Porzingis there also was a lack of fundamentals, both offensively and defensively. Whether Porzingis was faulting the coaching staff or not, only...
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Rose and Noah’s absences symbolic of a Knicks’ lost season

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Before the Knicks were eliminated from the playoffs Wednesday after their 105-88 blowout loss to the the Heat at the Garden, their two key offseason additions from the Bulls were missing. Mark their absences as symbolic in a season gone astray. Point guard Derrick Rose and center Joakin Noah were supposed to lift the Knicks...
  • 358 days ago
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Hubie Brown on where Kristaps Porzingis must improve as a player

NY Post (Marc Berman, Fred Kerber) — Former coach Hubie Brown, on hand for the 1984 Knicks reunion, once had a pretty good post man in Bill Cartwright. Though the league is moving away from post-ups strategically, Phil Jackson’s triangle is not. That is why Brown, now an NBA analyst for ESPN , stressed Porzingis has to get better in that area,...
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