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Sources: There's been early grumbling among some Knicks about role with the team

SYN.tv (Ian Begley) — The idea that the Knicks have so many players who - from the outside at least - can make a case for a spot in the rotation makes this something to keep an eye on.
  • 26 days ago
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NBA GMs snub RJ Barrett for rookie point guard Knicks flirted with

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The Knicks selecting Duke’s RJ Barrett at No. 3 may not be the no-brainer everyone thought, according to NBA GMs. The annual GM Survey is out and Cavaliers point guard Darius Garland beat out Barrett for third place in the Rookie of the Year projection vote. Barrett, who has struggled with his outside shot but...
  • 27 days ago
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The formula the Knicks must employ if they hope to win

NY Post (George Willis) — It’s what you expect to hear, but the words were troubling nonetheless. It’s beginning to sound too familiar even for this time of year. Yes, it’s still the preseason, a time to experiment with lineups and find a working formula before the start of the regular season. But if you listened to Knicks head coach...
  • 27 days ago
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Knicks’ Damyean Dotson fully recovered from shoulder surgery

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Damyean Dotson threatened to wear his Houston Astros cap to Friday’s game if his hometown team is in command of the ALCS against the Yankees. For now he’s just happy to put a Knicks jersey back on. On the five-month anniversary of his shoulder surgery, Dotson was ready to make his preseason debut Wednesday at...
  • 27 days ago
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Dennis Smith Jr., Frank Ntilikina fail Knicks’ point-guard test

NY Post (Marc Berman) — It was a rough night for the Knicks point guards Dennis Smith Jr. and Frank Ntilikina trying to keep pace with Atlanta’s Trae Young. Both got into foul trouble and were essentially ineffective in the Knicks’ 100-96 preseason loss to the Hawks at the Garden. The point-guard derby could have been won by the guy...
  • 27 days ago
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Knicks' preseason loss to Hawks provided no answer to starting point guard question

SYN.tv (Ian Begley) — Smith Jr. said his back was a non-issue against Atlanta, but his conditioning and timing felt off.
  • 27 days ago
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Knicks Takeaways from Wednesday's 100-96 loss to the Hawks, including point guard struggles

SYN.tv (Alex Smith) — The Knicks fell to the Atlanta Hawks 100-96 on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.
  • 27 days ago
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Stan Van Gundy: Knicks now a step up from ‘unwatchable’

NY Post (mblinnnyp) — Don’t expect the Knicks to be in a playoff race this season. That is according to TNT’s Stan Van Gundy and Reggie Miller. But the new TNT voice, Van Gundy, was unusually complimentary about their future prospects, saying the club is “headed in the right direction.’’ The elder Van Gundy called last season’s Knicks “unwatchable’’...
  • 27 days ago
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Knicks waive guard Amir Hinton, who could land with team's G League affiliate

SYN.tv (Alex Smith) — Prior to the Knicks' Wednesday night preseason matchup with the Atlanta Hawks, the team announced that guard Amir Hinton has been waived.
  • 27 days ago
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Q&A with Knicks' Dennis Smith Jr.'s former trainer, Shawn Farmer, including thoughts on his new shot

SYN.tv (Ian Begley) — Shawn Farmer, Smith Jr.'s former trainer and an ex-pro himself, discusses Smith Jr.'s shot, his new frame and some other topics, including the NCAA recruiting scandal:
  • 28 days ago
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Knicks experiment with intriguing RJ Barrett-ran offense

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — Dennis Smith Jr., Elfrid Payton and Frank Ntilikina may have more than each other to worry about. No, the Knicks aren’t making a trade for a point guard. But their top draft pick — RJ Barrett — could be another option to run the offense, at least in small doses. “I’ve thrown him at that...
  • 28 days ago
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Knicks will finally see what they look like at full strength

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — The Knicks are getting closer to whole at the right time. With the regular season just a week away, they are expected to get several rotation players back for their final two preseason games, against the Hawks Wednesday and Pelicans on Friday at the Garden. “For the most part we’re getting our roster healthy,” coach...
  • 28 days ago
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Notes for Knicks practice Tuesday, including RJ Barrett being utilized as ball-handler

SYN.tv (Ian Begley) — We'll learn a lot about the Knicks starting point guard position this week (more on that below), but don't be surprised if you see RJ Barrett handling the ball at times for New York.
  • 28 days ago
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Here's how a potential decrease in the salary cap from NBA-China controversy could impact Knicks

SYN.tv (Ian Begley) — If the NBA loses a significant amount of its China revenue this season, it could change the salary cap for this summer, which would effect how teams, like the Knicks, spend money and how much 2020 free agents can earn on the open market.
  • 29 days ago
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Julius Randle confident he can break sad Knicks’ All-Star drought

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — So much of last season was spent pining over the numerous All-Stars heading to free agency. So much of the offseason was spent lamenting how hard the Knicks swung and how badly they missed on every name planned for the Madison Square Garden marquee. Julius Randle wasn’t the team’s first choice. He wasn’t where fans...
  • 29 days ago
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