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Knicks schedule 2018-19: Games to watch

Patience is a virtue and for the New York Knicks, they could soon be rewarded for waiting out two decades of mediocrity.  With two max-salary slots expected next summer, the team is going to be major players in the free-agency market which could yield one or two bona fide stars coming to...

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 9:25am

Kyrie Irving Knicks NBA rumors: Celtics still favorite

We're still months away from tipping off the 2018-19 season, but a loaded free-agent class next summer including star point guard Kyrie Irving has many around the NBA keeping an eye on July.  The Boston Celtics point guard is not committing his long-term future to the team that traded for...

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 9:09am

Klay Thompson NBA rumors: Lakers, Thunder, Knicks

Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson might be playing second or third fiddle to Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant by the Bay, but that doesn't mean he won't be paid like a superstar come next summer. The four-time All-Star is entering the final year of his four-year, $68.9...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 2:18pm

Kyrie Irving Knicks Nets NBA trade rumors: Coming to NY?

Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving has opened the floodgates for massive speculation after admitting earlier this summer that he will not sign a contract extension with the Boston Celtics this year. With his deal set to expire following the 2018-19 season, he is expected to become one of the...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 12:24pm

Kevin Durant Knicks NBA trade rumors: Would KD leave Warriors?

One of the NBA's most controversial stars, Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, has made plenty of enemies since joining the two-time defending NBA champions in free agency from the Oklahoma City Thunder during the summer of 2016. While he attempts to perform under the moniker of one of...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 11:18am

Kyrie Irving Celtics Knicks NBA Trade Rumors Latest buzz

We are already in an era where elite NBA players take things year by year. Kevin Durant could absolutely bolt from the Warriors for the Lakers or Knicks next summer. LeBron James predictably opted out of his contract in Cleveland and wound up in Los Angeles. The latest buzz on Kyrie Irving Celtics...

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 3:16pm

Jimmy Butler Knicks NBA trade rumors: SG leaving Timberwolves?

It has become clear during this installment of a whacky NBA offseason that Jimmy Butler does not want to stay in Minnesota with the Timberwolves for too much longer. It obviously explains why he turned down a four-year contract offer that was worth over $100 million.  The 28-year-old shooting...

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 2:52pm

New York Daily News layoffs: Which sports writers are out?

It was a dark Monday in the journalism world as the New York Daily News laid off roughly half of its newsroom, including a number of talented and popular sportswriters.  Owned by Chicago-based Tronc, the Daily News laid off a number of back-shop jobs shortly after taking over in September of...

Monday, July 23, 2018 - 3:34pm

Kemba Walker Knicks connection looking less likely

Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker has understandably been linked with the New York Knicks for large portions of the past year.  The 28-year-old becomes a free agent during the summer of 2019 where the Knicks are expected to be major players as they've set up some max salary...

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 1:11pm

What could Knicks look like in 2019 with Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving?

While the past 20 years have rarely suggested it, there might be reasons for New York Knicks fans to actually be hopeful when looking toward the future.  Through the first handful of Summer League games, ninth-overall pick Kevin Knox looks like the steal of the draft, though it's...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 2:29pm

What they're saying about Knicks Kevin Knox

So this is what hope around the New York Knicks feels like. Even if it's just the exhibition Summer League slate ahead of what is sure to be a sixth-consecutive losing season.  But rookie small forward Kevin Knox, drafted ninth overall out of Kentucky, has stolen the show in Las Vegas as...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:22am

Knicks Kevin Knox already showing tons of promise

When he was taken ninth overall in the 2018 NBA Draft last month, it was a given that Kentucky product and newest New York Knicks small forward Kevin Knox was going to be a work in progress. At 18 years old, there is still a good portion of his game that needs fine tuning and developing, which is...

Sunday, July 8, 2018 - 11:15am

What Knicks are getting in Mario Hezonja

Don't expect the New York Knicks to make huge splashes in free agency this summer like the NBA world saw on Sunday with Paul George opting to stay with the Oklahoma City Thunder and LeBron James joining the Los Angeles Lakers.  With an eye on next summer instead, more moves like the minor...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 12:33pm

Knicks patience will test fans wills: Malusis

AS NBA free agency got underway on Sunday we come to find news out that Paul George was re-signing with the Oklahoma City Thunder for 4 years and $137 million dollars and LeBron James is joining the Los Angeles Lakers on a four-year, $154 million deal.  Wow, what a start.   ...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 11:00am

Knicks NBA rumors: James Dolan to sell team?

There is a chance that the New York Knicks could make its way through the two-decade tempest that is the ownership of James Dolan.  According to a report from Aaron Elstein of Crain's, Dolan, who is the executive chairman and CEO of Madison Square Garden Co. "may be laying the...

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 11:29am

Knicks NBA rumors: Joakim Noah, Courtney Lee departing?

Even if things don't look overwhelmingly promising right now for the New York Knicks, the organization is beginning to take the necessary steps to turn its roster into a contender in the Eastern Conference.  It's just that those big moves might not happen immediately.  With an...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 11:59am

NBA Trade Rumors: Kawhi LeBron Lakers on hold?

The LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard to the Lakers rumors took a small hit this past weekend, but consider this coming week "posturing week" in the NBA with free agency a week away. LeBron and Kawhi joining forces in Los Angeles is still very much in play despite the recent noise to the...

Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 9:46pm

2018 NBA Draft: Knicks select Kevin Knox

The New York Knicks selected Kentucky forward Kevin Knox with the ninth-overall pick of the 2018 NBA Draft on Thursday night from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.    It is the first draft pick of the Steve Mills and Scott Perry regime and it immediately fills a big-time need. After a...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 8:26pm

2018 NBA Draft rumors: Knicks unlikely to trade up

The New York Knicks look to be standing pat as the 2018 NBA Draft approaches.  Just hours before the start of the selection process at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, ESPN's Adam Wojnarowski reported that the Knicks are unlikely to trade up from their spot at No. 9 in the first round....

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 10:50am

Knicks NBA Draft rumors: Mikal Bridges, Kevin Knox, Michael Porter

While the New York Knicks have made many fans and analysts scratch their heads over the years due to their ineptitude and overall bad luck at the NBA Draft, confusion dominates proceedings leading up to this year's selection process because no one is really sure what direction the team will go...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 12:52pm