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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…
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  • Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani

    Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani

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

    Melo: Scoring title unlikely in triangle offense

    ESPN.com Oct 18 (2 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

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Knicks Insider: Iman Shumpert staying positive

    Knicks Insider: Iman Shumpert staying positive

    nydailynews.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.
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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

    nydailynews.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…
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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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  • Nerlens Noel Jumps Passing Lane, Gets Steal, Leads Break For Ea…

    Nerlens Noel Jumps Passing Lane, Gets Steal, Leads Break For Easy Layup

    dimemag.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, …
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  • Derek Fisher figuring out frontcourt puzzle

    Derek Fisher figuring out frontcourt puzzle

    nydailynews.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.
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  • Knicks' J.R. Smith called the 'new Dennis Rodman' by The Worm h…

    Knicks' J.R. Smith called the 'new Dennis Rodman' by The Worm himself

    nydailynews.com dimemag.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)
    Saying 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.
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  • GIF: Cole Aldrich Jams Possible Pregame 360

    GIF: Cole Aldrich Jams Possible Pregame 360

    dimemag.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…
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  • Knicks Insider: Andrea Bargnani sits again

    Knicks Insider: Andrea Bargnani sits again

    nydailynews.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…
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  • Jim Boeheim: Knick star Carmelo Anthony's no class clown

    Jim Boeheim: Knick star Carmelo Anthony's no class clown

    nydailynews.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.
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  • On Carmelo Anthony, and his New York Knicks' initial struggles …

    On Carmelo Anthony, and his New York Knicks' initial struggles with the triangle offense

    yahoo.com nydailynews.com Oct 14 (6 days ago)
    The 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…
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  • Phil Jackson has Knicks meditating before preseason opener at G…

    Phil Jackson has Knicks meditating before preseason opener at Garden, an 81-76 loss to Toronto

    nydailynews.com ESPN.com Oct 13 (7 days ago)
    While 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…
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  • Derek Fisher has tools to be successful with Knicks and buffer …

    Derek Fisher has tools to be successful with Knicks and buffer from James Dolan in Phil Jackson

    nydailynews.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…
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  • GIF: Iman Shumpert Throws Down Eastbay In Pregame

    GIF: Iman Shumpert Throws Down Eastbay In Pregame

    dimemag.com Oct 13
    Many 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 …
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  • Phil Jackson Says Spike Lee “Doesn’t Know Anything About Basket…

    Phil Jackson Says Spike Lee “Doesn’t Know Anything About Basketball”

    dimemag.com Oct 13
    Knicks 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…
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  • Tim Hardaway making impact for Knicks off the bench

    Tim Hardaway making impact for Knicks off the bench

    J.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.
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  • Video - Carmelo Leads Knicks Past 76ers 00:38

    Carmelo Leads Knicks Past 76ers

    Oct 14
    Carmelo Anthony scored a game-high 17 points in the Knicks' 84-77 win over the 76ers.
  • Video - Phil Bringing Eastern Philosophy To Eastern Conference 02:14

    Phil Bringing Eastern Philosophy To Eastern Conference

    Oct 13
    ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley discusses Phil Jackson's plan to put the Knicks through "mindfulness training" this season.
  • Video - Carmelo, Knicks Fall To Raptors 00:40

    Carmelo, Knicks Fall To Raptors

    Oct 13
    Carmelo Anthony scored nine points in the Knicks' 81-76 loss to the Raptors.
  • Video - Jackson: 'Dolan Won't Meddle' 01:29

    Jackson: 'Dolan Won't Meddle'

    Oct 12
    ESPNNewYork.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.

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