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New York Knicks scorer J.R. Smith is not having a very good time right now. Since winning the Sixth Man of the Year award on April 22, Smith has done pretty much everything wrong, from getting suspended for elbowing Jason Terry in the head to not playin…Share Tweet
Knicks' Anthony plans to keep attacking in Indiananba.com May 8, 2013Nobody ever really stops Carmelo Anthony. Not in his mind, anyway.Share TweetWe now live in a world where Nate Robinson strikes fear in the hearts of opponents, especially in winning time. Remember his amazing 4th quarter takeover against the Nets? How about his ice-cold dagger shots to slam the door on Miami in Game 1 on Monday…Share Tweet
Ian Thomsen: Offseason Outline: Boston CelticsCNNSI.com May 8, 2013Here's a look at what's in store for the Celtics this offseason after a first-round loss to the Knicks.Share Tweet
How To Fix The Brooklyn NetsThe second round of the playoffs is underway and with only eight teams remaining, it means another eight have been eliminated from title contention. The offseason is the time for these teams to retool to prepare for deeper runs next season. The Brooklyn…Share TweetHow good was Iman Shumpert‘s put-back dunk last night? Newspapers are running full articles about it this morning. The New York Post has a piece on the dunk and what it meant to the Knicks: There was 8:26 left in the second quarter last night when CopelShare Tweet
Knicks fans welcome back archvillain Reggie Miller with ‘Reggie sucks!’ chant (Video)yahoo.com May 8, 2013Tuesday night marked the 18th anniversary of one of the most remarkable individual feats in NBA playoff history - Reggie Miller scoring eight points in 8.9 seconds at Madison Square Garden on May 7, 1995, to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat and seShare Tweetnydailynews.com May 8, 2013Small ball still works just fine for the Knicks, even against the Indiana Pacers and their big, imposing frontcourt. So forget about the Knicks ditching everything and trying a new, bigger starting lineup in this second-round playoff series.Share Tweet
About Last Night: New York Feeling Melo Againgrantland.com May 8, 2013In case you were busy discovering something magical, here's what you missed in sports on Tuesday: The New York Knicks blew out the Indiana Pacers, 1...Share Tweet
J.R. Smith Could See Decline In MinutesMay 8Ian Begley breaks down the impact that the Knicks could see with a decrease in minutes for J.R. Smith.
Where will Phil Jackson End Up?May 8Phil Jackson is in the news every day. Will he return to the NBA? What does he want? Where will he land? Would he run a good front office? Will he coach? Marc Stein and David Thorpe weigh in.
Knicks Ready for Game 3May 8Ian Begley and Jared Zwerling on the Knicks offensive versatility, the latest in Amar'e and Mike Woodson finishing third for Coach of the Year.
New York Hot Button: Amar'e Stoudemire, In or Out?May 8The New York Hot Button question of the week is: Will Amar'e Stoudemire hurt or help the Knicks in their playoff series vs. the Pacers? Jared Zwerling and Ian Begley make the debate.