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NBA Rumors: New York Knicks Have Given Up on Making the Playoffs

Posted on 15 Mar, 2017, by in NBA

Sometimes it takes someone saying something outright to make it true. The New York Knicks have been slipping out of the postseason picture ever since the All-Star break, but it took until now for Jeff Hornacek to pretty much admit the team is no longer fantasizing about making it to the East’s final 8. More

NBA Rumors: New York Knicks Can Trace Their Problems to Giving Carmelo Anthony a 5-Year Extension

Posted on 16 Jan, 2017, by in NBA

The New York Knicks seem to be headed towards another lost season if things don’t change quickly. They can blame a lot of things and people, but Phil Jackson signing Carmelo Anthony to a four-year extension in 2014 is the biggest problem this team has; a problem they can’t solve until Anthony himself decides he wants to leave. More

NBA Rumors: New York Knicks, LeBron James, Phil Jackson & What Carmelo Anthony Thinks

Posted on 16 Nov, 2016, by in NBA

It’s an interesting situation Carmelo Anthony finds himself in: Having to comment on the media feud between LeBron James and Phil Jackson, who is also the guy running the New York Knicks, where Anthony plays. More

NBA Coaches With a Championship on Different Teams

Posted on 21 Sep, 2016, by in Featured, NBA

The NBA, including its short time under the BAA name, has been around since 1946. Over the years, 19 different franchises have won the championship. However, only 3 head coaches have been part of a title-winning side with more than one franchise: Alex Hannum, Pat Riley and Phil Jackson. More

New York Knicks: The Derrick Rose & Carmelo Anthony Paradox

Posted on 8 Aug, 2016, by in NBA

By trying to build a contender as quickly as possible, the New York Knicks seem to be cuffing themselves to limited achievements. Forget the max contract given to Carmelo Anthony two years ago: Adding Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah to the mix seems like something that helps championship aspirations four or five years ago, not in 2016. More

NBA Rumors – Knicks, Derrick Rose & Superteam Terminology

Posted on 24 Jul, 2016, by in NBA

The New York Knicks, despite what Derrick Rose said, don’t have a Super Team. There’s only one Super Team in the NBA: The Golden State Warriors, and there are those probably capable of stopping them in their upgraded version: The Cleveland Cavaliers and the San Antonio Spurs, at least from the current rosters and what we know about last season. More

NBA Rumors – New York Knicks, Phil Jackson Weirdly Want Kurt Rambis to Coach Them Some More

Posted on 6 Apr, 2016, by in NBA

While many New York Knicks fans thought having Kurt Rambis for about half a season is bad enough, it seems Phil Jackson has very different plans regarding the future, and that is to keep his former assistant on full-time on the sidelines. More

NBA Rumors – New York Knicks Won’t & Can’t Trade Carmelo Anthony

Posted on 4 Aug, 2015, by in NBA

Will Carmelo Anthony be pushing for a trade if the rebuild of the New York Knicks takes longer than expected? Perhaps, but it’s hard to see it happening. More

Phil Jackson Criticizing LeBron James & the NBA to Hide the Awful Job He’s Been Doing

Posted on 24 Jun, 2015, by in NBA

The New York Knicks are a mess and the team’s general manager, Phil Jackson, hasn’t been doing anything successful in an attempt to change that. He finds it better to … More

New York Knicks – Carmelo Anthony Plants to Go Down With the Ship

Posted on 7 Jan, 2015, by in NBA

Contrary to rumors that the New York Knicks are planning to shut Carmelo Anthony down for the season, the team’s franchise player has no plans of sitting out what remains of this terrible, embarrassing campaign. More