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Disastrous Phil Jackson trade could lead to Frank Ntilikina draft night deal

NY Post (Marc Berman) — It was a minor, nothing-for-nothing trade at the time. But it now goes down as another Phil Jackson blunder. Usually a bonus to finishing with the NBA’s worst record – which the Knicks did for the first time since 1985 – is having the first pick of the second round. Teams treasure that slot more...
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Knicks Fans Dream of Durant and Irving. Will Dolan Be the Nightmare?

NY Times (DAVID WALDSTEIN and KELLY WHITESIDE) — The Knicks could be a superteam next season. Or their owner, James L. Dolan, could mess it all up. What’s a fan to believe?
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David Fizdale wants to turn up the Knicks hatred this summer

NY Post (Marc Berman) — You don’t have to tell Phil Jackson, Larry Brown, Isiah Thomas or Carmelo Anthony about the risk of losing your legacy in New York if things fall apart. Knicks coach David Fizdale doesn’t see it that way at all. On July 1, Fizdale will peddle the rewards — not the risks — to free agents....
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Which recent lottery pick got a better review from Knicks brass?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Frank Ntilikina needs to become a better outside shooter. It’s that simple, according to the Knicks brass. As the team gears up for another draft with a certified top-five pick, Knicks executives still proclaim high hopes for their past two lottery picks: Ntilikina and rookie Kevin Knox. Judging by the lukewarm praise Wednesday from team...
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Knicks on clock to back up all the hype

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — They stand by the letter of their letter. For now, that is how we must judge Steve Mills and Scott Perry, the men tasked with building the Knicks out of this ash heap of a 17-65 season. Both men insist that the 279-word missive that was sent to season-ticket holders earlier this month over their...
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Knicks exec on star chase: ‘A lot of guys are interested in New York’

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Whether it’s winning the draft lottery, or signing Kevin Durant and a star companion, or making trades to ease into their massive salary-cap space, Knicks president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry won’t back off from the giant optimism displayed in a recent letter to season-ticket holders. “I firmly believe [in] what we’re doing,...
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Four Forgettable Years Later, Playoff Basketball Returns to New York

NY Times (VICTOR MATHER) — Derrick Rose. Jeremy Lin. Kristaps Porzingis. Dwight Howard. All came and went for the Knicks and Nets during the city’s tumultuous N.B.A. playoff drought.
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The random call that put Patrick Ewing back on Knicks’ draft side

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks owner James Dolan had a brainstorm in late March, and it turned into Patrick Ewing being on the lottery dais in Chicago representing the franchise on May 14. According to Knicks president Steve Mills, Dolan gave him a random phone call a few weeks ago that could turn into the good-luck charm that brings...
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Awkward clue Kevin Durant is leaving the Warriors

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — Kevin Durant isn’t voicing his summer plans, but his body language tells a story Knicks fans can only dream. The Golden State Warriors star — presumably until free agency in July — sat through a recent CBS “60 Minutes” interview alongside teammates that doubled as a torture session he seemingly couldn’t wait to escape. There...
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This will take Mitchell Robinson’s game to a scary level

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks center Mitchell Robinson dazzled the coaching staff with his knack for blocking 3-point shots during his rookie season. Among all of the rookie shot-blocking and field-goal percentage records he set, Robinson also led the NBA with 24 blocked 3-pointers. Now the goal for 2019-20 is for Robinson to launch his own 3-point shots. Robinson...
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Zion Williamson declares for NBA draft as Knicks waiting game begins

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — For months, it had been considered just as many of his terrific highlights — a slam dunk without question — and on Monday evening, Zion Williamson finally made the obvious official. The Duke freshman phenom, whose freakish athleticism, scintillating dunks and venerable personality starred the center of the college basketball season, announced on Instagram his...
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Durant may be answer to Knicks veterans’ Allonzo Trier disdain

NY Post (Marc Berman) — If Kevin Durant becomes a Knick, rookie guard Allonzo Trier will have at least one teammate who will like him. Trier admitted last week he’s “absolutely’’ hoping the Knicks can land his mentor from Oklahoma City, where the Arizona product attended two years of high school. However, according to multiple sources connected to the Knicks,...
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Now hear this: New York’s loudest sports moments

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — I won’t pretend this is any kind of complete list. I have no idea, for instance, what the old Polo Grounds sounded like in 1921 and ’22 when the Yankees and the Giants played every World Series game there. I never set foot inside Ebbets Field or the Old Garden, so I can’t tell you...
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Patrick Ewing officially tapped to represent Knicks at NBA draft lottery

NY Post (Marc Berman) — On the morning of the NBA playoffs, the Knicks touted their May 14th lottery by announcing team legend/Georgetown head coach Patrick Ewing will represent the team on the dais. “The Big Fella” was drafted by New York with the number one pick in 1985 after the Knicks won the NBA’s first-ever draft lottery that year....
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Patrick Ewing to Represent Knicks at 2019 NBA Draft Lottery

NBA.com: nyknicks.com NEW YORK, NY (April 13, 2019) - The New York Knicks announced today that Basketball Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing will rep
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