J.R. Smith Says Triangle Is A Struggle, Admits To Putting Self Before Team In Past
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Only two weeks, ago, J.R. Smith said that the triangle offense was “going to take a few months” to learn. So it’s no surprise that the New York Knicks’ notorious chucker is still adjusting to his team’s new offensive scheme with the regular just days aw…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Insider: Carmelo doesn’t make top 10 listnydailynews.com 20 hours agoCarmelo Anthony views himself as an underrated superstar, an opinion he gave to ESPN earlier this month. He might be onto something. According to ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network, Anthony is not even a top 10 player in the NBA.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com 21 hours agoSometimes you get the idea the Knicks don’t need Phil Jackson around, even using him for cover until they get enough good players one of these days, nearly as much as we do in the big city. You can make a case, and it’s not really that hard now that the…Upvote Share Tweet
Derek Fisher trying to distance himself from Phil Jacksonnydailynews.com Oct 23 (yesterday)When Phil Jackson was hired as Knicks president, it was assumed that whomever he picked as coach would be nothing more than a Zen Master clone, toeing the sideline with triangle philosophies piped in from the front office.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Oct 23 (yesterday)Six days until the opener and the Knicks are starting to look very familiar — and not necessarily in a good way. In brief: Carmelo Anthony is shooting a lot and scoring many points on isolations, while quicker opponents are wide open on the perimeter at…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Carmelo Anthony Hit Game-Winner In Waning Seconds Versus Wizardsdimemag.com Oct 22 (yesterday)The ball isn’t supposed to stick in the triangle offense, but sometimes scorers need to do what they do best. For the New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, that’s facing up from the mid-post, surveying the defense, and going to work, a strategy he utilized …Upvote Share Tweet
Derek Fisher still searching for rotation as Knicks beat Wizardsnydailynews.com Oct 22 (yesterday)The Knicks are just days away from opening the regular-season against the Chicago Bulls and yet two of the team’s likely starters are still nursing injuries. While one of them- Jose Calderon- seems to be close to returning from a right calf strain, the …Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)The NBA's general managers certainly don't have much faith that Phil Jackson's retooled Knicks can win the Atlantic Division.Upvote Share TweetFormer Knicks center and Hall-of-Famer Willis Reed was in just his third NBA season when he was named captain of the 1966-67 Knicks. That season is not as famous as the championship-winning Knicks campaign of 1970, or Reed’s oft-extolled stroll through …Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks season opener in doubt for banged-up Andrea Bargnaninydailynews.com Oct 21 (3 days ago)Derek Fisher may have more faith in Andrea Bargnani than the big Italian has in himself. With the Oct. 29 season opener against the Chicago Bulls on the horizon, Fisher refused to rule Bargnani out despite the fact that the Knicks forward has not played…Upvote Share Tweet
Here's New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert wearing a clock on his hat (Photo)yahoo.com Oct 21 (3 days ago)After a 120-107 home loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday that saw them allow a Bucks club expected to rank among the NBA's very worst teams this season to shoot 60 percent from the floor, the New York Knicks knew it was time to face the music when the…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Insider: Jose Calderon the latest injurynydailynews.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Imported point guard Jose Calderon left Monday’s preseason loss to the Bucks early in the first quarter with a strained right calf and did not return. 'We’re not sure at this moment, but it’s not an extremely serious injury,' Derek Fisher said.Upvote Share Tweet
Jason Kidd has potential with young Milwaukee Bucks squad while Derek Fisher must wait with Knicksnydailynews.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Milwaukee is very different from Brooklyn for Jason Kidd, twice as lucrative and with a far greater upside in the standings. He would never admit it, because Kidd doesn’t admit much of anything, but any coach would prefer to mentor a young Jabari Parker…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Quincy Acy Almost Tears The Rim Downdimemag.com Oct 20 (4 days ago)The Knicks gave up 120 points to the Bucks tonight in a 120-107 loss and Jabari Parker didn’t even have a great game. Fortunately, expectations are low for the Knicks this season — though, not according to the people we follow on Twitter. With that in m…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire feels young again, starts at center in preseason loss to Bucksnydailynews.com Oct 20 (4 days ago)Derek Fisher offered a new wrinkle to the remaining questions surrounding his starting lineup on Monday night, going with veteran big man Amar’e Stoudemire at center against Milwaukee at the Garden.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnaninydailynews.com Oct 19 (5 days ago)Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani’s continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff.Upvote Share Tweet
Melo says Knicks don’t need 25 per game from him in Phil Jackson’s systemnydailynews.com Oct 18 (6 days ago)Carmelo Anthony believes the days of the Knicks needing him to score 25 or more points per game are over. Of course, those words were barely out of Anthony’s mouth when he was politely reminded that he made a similar prediction two years ago and ended u…Upvote Share Tweet
Melo: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offenseESPN.com Oct 18 (6 days ago)Carmelo Anthony says he doesn't have to lead league in scoring to help the Knicks win.Upvote Share Tweet
J.R. Smith says he sees similarities with Dennis Rodmannydailynews.com Oct 17One dated Madonna, the other Rihanna. They both favor tattoos and have been known to party as hard as they play. This is why the original Bad Boy, Dennis Rodman, is calling the Knicks notorious bad boy, J.R. Smith, the new Rodman.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Insider: Iman Shumpert staying positivenydailynews.com Oct 16There was very little Shumping for joy last season, and very little smiling. Iman Shumpert spent much of the 2013-14 campaign struggling with his game and nagging injuries while facing persistent trade rumors.Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony says best place to win is in New Yorknydailynews.com Oct 16Aside from the fact that no other team could offer him more dough, Carmelo Anthony reiterated a common talking point in his decision to re-sign with the Knicks this summer: The appeal of winning a title here was greater than winning somewhere else, he s…Upvote Share TweetIt’s recently come to light Knicks power forward Amar’e Stoudemire bathes in red wine. He posted a pic of said practice on his Instagram page, and if you’re wondering why, we’ve attempted to get to the bottom of his answer. Here’s the pic Amar’e uploade…Upvote Share Tweet
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