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Jeff Hornacek to Phil Jackson: ‘Get us some good players’

NY Post (Marc Berman) — ORLANDO, Fla. — Knicks president Phil Jackson left the sweaty gym after the Knicks’ first summer-league practice wearing a white straw hat. Now it’s time for the Zen Master to put on his recruiting hat — the one for which owner James Dolan paid him $60 million. The period to begin wooing free agents begins...
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WED Practice Report: Hornacek On Free Agency, Visiting Melo, and Coaching Staff News

NBA.com: nyknicks.com (Jonah Ballow) — The Summer League Knicks convened in Orlando for the first official practice on Monday morning.  Head coach Jeff Hornacek led the group w
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Knicks waived Tony Wroten for disciplinary reason: source

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY, FRANK ISOLA) — The Knicks need a backup point guard for Derrick Rose and had one in Tony Wroten before suspiciously waiving him last week.
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Knicks prez Jax reminds us all there's no escaping the triangle

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — Phil Jackson removed his straw summer hat, fastening it to the banister on the way to the practice court to impart his lessons.
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Knicks' most pivotal free-agent move: Find a center

Newsday Phil Jackson has already made one big offseason acquisition, but the Knicks president's work this summer has only just begun.
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Phil Jackson gives pointers on triangle offense to Knicks coaches

Newsday The triangle offense remains the backbone of the Knicks' system, and Jackson showed he will be giving pointers to Jeff Hornacek and his staff.
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Center tops Jeff Hornacek's wish list for Knicks' needs

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — Finding Robin Lopez's replacement is the top priority for the Knicks in free agency.
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Jeff Hornacek’s first use for Kurt Rambis and triangle offense

NY Post (Marc Berman) — ORLANDO — Jeff Hornacek’s entire staff was on hand Wednesday at the Knicks’ first summer-league practice in Orlando as the Knicks continued to run the triangle in the halfcourt. Howard Eisley, the former Knicks point guard who played with Hornacek in Utah, is the last of the new coaching additions. Eisley was last on Randy Wittman’s Wizards...
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Kevin Durant’s free agency HQ has real Knicks irony

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — Kevin Durant is not likely to sign with the Knicks — currently not one of the six teams the former MVP is scheduled to meet with — but the summer’s biggest free agent is hosting suitors on the beach in their backyard. According to multiple reports, the 27-year-old superstar forward will meet with teams this...
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Knicks weighing own free agents with pricey Kent Bazemore

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The Knicks have heavy interest in Hawks 6-foot-5 shooting guard Kent Bazemore, but they may be priced out or simply shut out, according to NBA sources. Between a starting center and shooting guard, Knicks president Phil Jackson has to craftily split his $29 million-plus of cap space. That figure accounts for cap holds on four...
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While Knicks wait on Durant, here are centers that they could use

NY Daily News (FRANK ISOLA) — The big man Phil Jackson covets is the same player just about half the NBA is chasing, Kevin Durant.
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How Jeff Hornacek is already winning over Carmelo Anthony

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Talk about a good first impression. Carmelo Anthony says he’s off on the “right foot’’ with new Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek, who surprised the All-Star by viewing his workouts. Anthony campaigned after the season for Knicks president Phil Jackson to seek an alternative to interim coach Kurt Rambis, who will stay on as the lead...
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Knicks release Orlando summer league roster

Newsday The Knicks released their 14-player roster on Monday afternoon for the upcoming Orlando summer league, which starts later this week.
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Thrilled Carmelo Anthony on new-look Knicks: ‘Time is now’

NY Post (Brian Lewis) — After yet another Knicks season ended too early, Carmelo Anthony talked about wanting to contend sooner rather than later and challenged his team to make a big move. On Monday, he said last week’s trade for Derrick Rose was just that. Knicks president Phil Jackson said the acquisition of the 2011 NBA MVP will reinvigorate...
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Kevin Durant heaps on Knicks praise without sit-down pledge

NY Post (Brian Lewis) — Oklahoma City star Kevin Durant has reportedly set up free-agency meetings with six teams — with no sign of the Knicks anywhere. The top free agent on the market is reportedly considering setting up a sit-down with the Knicks, and was predictably coy about his plans Monday. But he did call newly acquired point guard...
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