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5 Things To Know: Knicks Seek Revenge in Rematch Against Raptors

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Jay-Z mocks LeBron over ‘king of New York’ brag

NY Post (Jaclyn Hendricks) — Sorry, LeBron, there is only one king of New York. Following the Cavaliers’ 104-101 comeback victory over the Knicks last week, LeBron James declared himself Big Apple royalty on Instagram, posting a photo of himself on the court inside Madison Square Garden. The social share, which has garnered more than 1.5 million likes, didn’t sit...
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Steve Kerr: Why Phil Jackson was ruined with Knicks

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Warriors coach Steve Kerr gave a thoughtful assessment of the failed Phil Jackson presidential regime, feeling the Zen Master was due bad luck after his record-setting “11 Rings” coaching career, when everything went right. Jackson was fired after June’s draft, when owner James Dolan viewed Jackson promoting the notion he was looking to deal Kristaps...
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Knicks veteran most impressed with this Frank Ntilikina quality

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — The kid listens. And that is half the battle for rookie Frank Ntilikina, according to veteran Knicks point guard Jarrett Jack, who has found it is so much easier to lead and teach a guy who wants to be led and taught. And that’s especially true when you’re dealing with all the elements players endure...
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Enes Kanter finds his nightly motivation by scrolling Twitter

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — The Knicks' emotional leader doesn't just get his extra edge from natural adrenaline. Enes Kanter also uses his phone.
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The Knicks have found a guy to fight their disrespect

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — When Enes Kanter came to the Knicks, one word stood out about his defense. Awful. And that was on the good days. “That was my focus coming out here because there were all these comments, that, ‘Oh, he can score the ball. Offensively he’s at an All-Star level, but defensively he’s bad,’” the 6-foot-11 center...
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The suddenly feisty Knicks are putting teams on notice

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — This is New York, OK? So there is pressure. There is ALWAYS pressure for sports teams in New York, just like there are traffic jams for motorists. ALWAYS. But Kristaps Porzingis, the universally regarded face of the Knicks franchise, says the pressure is reduced this year, that expectations were lower at the start of the...
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Enes Kanter uses negativity of Knicks' past as motivation for future

Newsday GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Enes Kanter only became a Knick in September, but he cares about their past and is motivated by their negative history.
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Doc Rivers analyzes what’s changed for Knicks: ‘Beast’ and spirit

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — The difference is like night and day, salt and pepper, Laurence Olivier and Pee-wee Herman. Or in this case, the Knicks offense this season compared to their offense of last season. Yup, “Hamlet” against “Pee-wee’s Big Adventure.” “They’re just playing freer. It just seems like they have a whole different spirit,” coach Doc Rivers said...
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How Scott Perry immediately changed the Knicks’ direction

NY Post (Marc Berman) — With the Knicks off to an improbable 9-7 start this Thanksgiving week following their rout of the Clippers, it’s time to offer up thanks to president Steve Mills and GM Scott Perry for their vision. The Knicks have assured themselves of a winning record on Thanksgiving Day when they fly to Atlanta. After Phil Jackson was...
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Frank Ntilikina has explanation for worst performance as Knick

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina’s fourth-quarter benching was more the Frenchman’s call than the coach’s. Feeling flu-like symptoms, Ntilikina had his worst game as a Knick, committing four turnovers with zero points and one assist in 11 minutes and sitting for the fourth quarter. Jeff Hornacek said Ntilikina told him he wasn’t helping the team, prompting...
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Knicks have Garden crowd to thank for overachieving

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — On full display at Madison Square Garden, all game, all night, were all the elements that have established these Knicks as the city’s most intriguing nightly show. There was Kristaps Porzingis, still scuffling, but still scoring 25. The other four starters also reached double-figures. Carmelo Anthony’s replacements were superb — 12 points and 16 rebounds...
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Kristaps Porzingis is becoming a monster on defense now

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — The Knicks had just scored with four seconds left in the first half to go up 14 points on the Clippers. So the Clippers inbounded and Blake Griffin raced down and dunked, completely uncontested. Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek was so glad that was the case. Not that Griffin dunked. That it was uncontested. Kristaps Porzingis...
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Jarrett Jack stepped up to give the Knicks the jolt they needed

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — The same words are used about Jarrett Jack day in, day out, game after game. Leader. He gets the Knicks in the right spots from his point guard position. Mentor. He is helping rookie Frank Ntilikina navigate the NBA minefield. Professional. Veteran. You’ve heard them. But Monday night at several points in the Knicks’ 107-85...
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Minus Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony, Clippers fall while Knicks rise

Newsday Who would have thought this would happen? Who would have thought that life post-Carmelo Anthony would be easier for the Knicks than life post-Chris Paul has been for the Clippers?
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