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J.R. Smith Says Triangle Is A Struggle, Admits To Putting Self …

J.R. Smith Says Triangle Is A Struggle, Admits To Putting Self Before Team In Past

dimemag.com Updated 5 hours ago
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…
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  • Knicks Insider: Carmelo doesn’t make top 10 list

    Knicks Insider: Carmelo doesn’t make top 10 list

    nydailynews.com 20 hours ago
    Carmelo 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.
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  • Knicks president Phil Jackson can lift New York to some new glo…

    Knicks president Phil Jackson can lift New York to some new glory

    nydailynews.com 21 hours ago
    Sometimes 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…
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  • Derek Fisher trying to distance himself from Phil Jackson

    Derek Fisher trying to distance himself from Phil Jackson

    nydailynews.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.
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  • As Knicks triangle offense develops, Derek Fisher's team still …

    As Knicks triangle offense develops, Derek Fisher's team still has problems on defense

    nydailynews.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…
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  • Watch Carmelo Anthony Hit Game-Winner In Waning Seconds Versus …

    Watch Carmelo Anthony Hit Game-Winner In Waning Seconds Versus Wizards

    dimemag.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 …
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  • Derek Fisher still searching for rotation as Knicks beat Wizard…

    Derek Fisher still searching for rotation as Knicks beat Wizards

    nydailynews.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 …
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  • Knicks don't fare well in NBA's GM survey

    Knicks don't fare well in NBA's GM survey

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Video Emerges Of Willis Reed Fighting Most Of The Lakers Bench …

    Video Emerges Of Willis Reed Fighting Most Of The Lakers Bench In 1966

    dimemag.com deadspin.com Oct 22 (2 days ago)
    Former 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 …
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  • Knicks season opener in doubt for banged-up Andrea Bargnani

    Knicks season opener in doubt for banged-up Andrea Bargnani

    nydailynews.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…
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  • Here's New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert wearing a clock on h…

    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…
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  • Knicks Insider: Jose Calderon the latest injury

    Knicks Insider: Jose Calderon the latest injury

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Jason Kidd has potential with young Milwaukee Bucks squad while…

    Jason Kidd has potential with young Milwaukee Bucks squad while Derek Fisher must wait with Knicks

    nydailynews.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…
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  • GIF: Quincy Acy Almost Tears The Rim Down

    GIF: Quincy Acy Almost Tears The Rim Down

    dimemag.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…
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  • Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire feels young again, starts at center i…

    Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire feels young again, starts at center in preseason loss to Bucks

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani

    Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Melo says Knicks don’t need 25 per game from him in Phil Jackso…

    Melo says Knicks don’t need 25 per game from him in Phil Jackson’s system

    nydailynews.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…
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  • Melo: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offense

    Melo: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offense

    ESPN.com Oct 18 (6 days ago)
    Carmelo Anthony says he doesn't have to lead league in scoring to help the Knicks win.
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  • J.R. Smith says he sees similarities with Dennis Rodman

    J.R. Smith says he sees similarities with Dennis Rodman

    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.
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  • Knicks Insider: Iman Shumpert staying positive

    Knicks Insider: Iman Shumpert staying positive

    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.
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  • Carmelo Anthony says best place to win is in New York

    Carmelo Anthony says best place to win is in New York

    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…
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  • Amar’e Stoudemire Bathes In Red Wine To Help His Red Blood Cell…

    Amar’e Stoudemire Bathes In Red Wine To Help His Red Blood Cells Circulate

    It’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…
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  • Video - Cavs Getting Ready For Regular Season 02:09

    Cavs Getting Ready For Regular Season

    Oct 24
    Brian Windhorst discusses how the Cavaliers are using the days leading up to the start of the regular season and what Kevin Love's role will be in the offense.
  • Video - Melo: "It's The New Knicks Now" 02:07

    Melo: "It's The New Knicks Now"

    Oct 23
    Carmelo Anthony on creating a new culture for the Knicks and what we can expect for the upcoming season.
  • Video - Knicks Sneak Past Wizards 00:52

    Knicks Sneak Past Wizards

    Oct 22
    Carmelo Anthony hit a jumper with less than 15 seconds on the clock to lift the Knicks past the Wizards 103-100.
  • Video - 30 for 30: When the Garden was Eden - Secret Language 01:44

    30 for 30: When the Garden was Eden - Secret Language

    Oct 21
    The Knicks did whatever they could to gain a competitive edge over their opponents. 30 for 30: When the Garden was Eden premieres Tuesday October 21st at 9pm ET on ESPN.

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