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Newsday The Knicks open their 2017-18 NBA season on Wednesday. In Oklahoma City. Against Carmelo Anthony.
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What would be a success for these Knicks?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Greg Anthony agrees it will be one of the most difficult seasons to judge whether this edition of the Knicks will be a success. No, Anthony does not see this Carmelo Anthony-less team with a chance at a playoff berth. But he believes that doesn’t mean management can’t stamp 2017-18 campaign as worthwhile. The former...
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Jeff Hornacek sets defensive challenge for second-year Knick

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Courtney Lee’s locker at the Garden hung next to Carmelo Anthony’s last season. Thursday in the Knicks season opener, Lee may be draped all over Anthony on the court in Oklahoma City. In search of a speedier defensive starting unit, Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek is expected to start Lee at small forward against the Thunder,...
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Knicks working on simplifying defense

Newsday GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Jeff Hornacek admitted that the Knicks' defensive principles and concepts were confusing last season and not everyone picked them up.
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Knicks Preview: Position-by-position breakdown

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — A look at what the 2017-2018 Knicks are working with.
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The numbers don’t agree, but Knicks see progress in a key area

NY Post (Marc Berman) — The Knicks finished dead last in the league in defensive rating (points per 100 possessions) in the preseason. They gave up 112 points per game while going 0-5 (two losses to the Nets, two to the Wizards, one to the Rockets). Nevertheless, coach Jeff Hornacek, whose team opens Thursday in Oklahoma City, believes the Knicks...
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Knicks keeping defense simple to avoid confusing players

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — The lesson learned from dreadful defense was to keep it simple.
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5 burning questions for the Knicks

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — It wasn’t just Phil Jackson that prompted Kristaps Porzingis to skip his exit meeting in April.
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Not too early for Knicks to look at top of '18 NBA Draft

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — This is it for their Knicks. Their last chance to take advantage of the current draft lottery system.
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Knicks curt Nigel Hayes, 2 others to set opening night roster

NY Daily News The Knicks announced the former Wisconsin star was one of three players cut Saturday to get their roster set for opening night.
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Knicks can’t defy expectations? Other New York teams did

NY Post (Marc Berman) — They said the Yankees would rebuild this season and the Jets had a great shot at the No. 1 overall pick and an 0-16 record. They said the pitching-rich Mets were headed to another World Series and the Giants to another Super Bowl. Four New York sports examples of Kevin Garnett’s famous mantra “Anything is...
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Knicks’ point guard situation remains murky

NY Post (Jonathan Lehman) — The horn has sounded on the preseason, it’s less than a week until opening night, and the Knicks’ picture at point guard — only the most important position in the modern NBA — remains out of focus. Frank Ntilikina, the franchise’s point guard of the future, sat out a fourth straight game because of a...
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A big sign the Knicks’ Frank Ntilikina is getting a big push

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Frank Ntilikina is out … with a billboard. Entering the regular season, the Knicks’ rookie point guard will have as many preseason games under his belt as he does giant billboards. On Friday, a new Nike billboard of Ntilikina was unveiled, nearly completed, on a high-rise building next to the Garden. That’s a lot to...
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Knicks finish preseason winless with loss to Wizards in finale

NY Daily News (STEFAN BONDY) — If the preseason is any indication, the Knicks are heading into a long and painful six months.
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Frank Ntilikina expected to be healthy, ready to play in Knicks opener

Newsday Frank Ntilikina has played in only one preseason game due to a knee issue, but the Knicks rookie point guard is already big in New York.
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