Melo says Knicks don’t need 25 per game from him in Phil Jackson’s system
nydailynews.com Updated Oct 18 (yesterday)
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
Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnaninydailynews.com Oct 19 (yesterday)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: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offenseESPN.com Oct 18 (2 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 17 (3 days ago)One 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 16 (4 days ago)There 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 16 (4 days ago)Aside 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
Nerlens Noel Jumps Passing Lane, Gets Steal, Leads Break For Easy Layupdimemag.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)Players so tall aren’t supposed to move like Nerlens Noel. The Philadelphia 76ers’ prized rookie showed off his supreme blend of quickness, speed, and coordination against the New York Knicks last night as he jumped a passing lane, corralled the steal, …Upvote Share Tweet
Derek Fisher figuring out frontcourt puzzlenydailynews.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)The Knicks' first-year coach acknowledged that Andrea Bargnani's injury absence for three of the four preseason games has muddied the evaluation period for his rotation possibilities.Upvote Share TweetSaying a player is the modern-day version of Dennis Rodman is both a compliment and an affront to humanity. If it means comparing one's talent to that of Rodman and his five NBA rings and seven straight rebounding titles, then, hey, that's alright.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Cole Aldrich Jams Possible Pregame 360dimemag.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)Similar to the eastbay jam Iman Shumpert threw down the other day in pregame, Cole Aldrich likes to put on a little show during the pregame layup line. While Iman seems to effortlessly float towards the rim, the 25-year-old Aldrich is entering his fifth…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Insider: Andrea Bargnani sits againnydailynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)Andrea Bargnani proclaimed full health at the start of training camp after he was sidelined for the second half of last season with an elbow injury. But since starting in the preseason opener last week, the Knicks’ returning big man has missed three str…Upvote Share Tweet
Jim Boeheim: Knick star Carmelo Anthony's no class clownnydailynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)More than a decade away has not affected the warmth and love Carmelo Anthony feels in the Carrier Dome, as the former Orange star received a standing ovation before the Knicks’ 84-77 preseason win Tuesday night over Philadelphia.Upvote Share TweetThe New York Knicks will not win a championship this year, and their hopes for acquiring a second or third star to place alongside Carmelo Anthony may have been scuttled by Kevin Love’s trade to Cleveland, and the rising salary cap that will allow sever…Upvote Share TweetWhile Phil Jackson isn’t coaching the team, his influence is everywhere, and on Sunday he revealed his players have been involved in a meditative, “mindfulness training” program, which is an attempt to make the players, well, more aware of their surroun…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Oct 13 (7 days ago)There was no greater optimist inside Madison Square Garden on Monday than Derek Fisher, who for the first time was occupying the same precious space on the Knicks bench that once belonged to Phil Jackson's mentor, Red Holzman, and Jackson's rival, Pat R…Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Iman Shumpert Throws Down Eastbay In Pregamedimemag.com Oct 13Many are hoping Iman Shumpert can come into his own this year with coach Mike Woodson out of the picture. Shump always seemed to be in Woodson’s dog house, but with Derek Fisher taking over this summer, the 6-5 guard out of Georgia Tech could turn into …Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 13Knicks president of basketball operations Phil Jackson spoke at the New Yorker festival over the weekend, and — as expected — he had a few interesting things to say about this current Knicks iteration and the triangle offense new coach Derek Fisher is i…Upvote Share Tweet
Tim Hardaway making impact for Knicks off the benchnydailynews.com Oct 13J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert each have started one of the Knicks’ first two games at shooting guard, but Tim Hardaway Jr. continues to emerge as a scoring option off the bench for first-year coach Derek Fisher.Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Leads Knicks Past 76ersOct 14Carmelo Anthony scored a game-high 17 points in the Knicks' 84-77 win over the 76ers.
Phil Bringing Eastern Philosophy To Eastern ConferenceOct 13ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley discusses Phil Jackson's plan to put the Knicks through "mindfulness training" this season.
Carmelo, Knicks Fall To RaptorsOct 13Carmelo Anthony scored nine points in the Knicks' 81-76 loss to the Raptors.
Jackson: 'Dolan Won't Meddle'Oct 12ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley discusses Phil Jackson's assurances from James Dolan that he won't meddle in basketball decisions as long as Jackson's running the team.
LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers says Chicago Bulls are betterOct 20Less than two weeks before their first regular-season meeting, LeBron James believes the Chicago Bulls are better than his Cleveland Cavaliers.
NBA: LeBron's building goals for trip to RioOct 11LeBron James' main goal for the Cavs' trip to Rio was to help his team get in the groove, Brian Windhorst writes.
Miami Heat happy to get LeBron James reunion 'out of the way'Oct 11The Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.
Heat happy LeBron reunion is 'out of the way'Oct 11The Miami Heat were relieved to get their first meeting with LeBron James out of the way to help with what they hope is a process of moving on.