This is the January 2, 2013 news archive. View today's Knicks rumors and news.
From their alarming defensive lapses, to Raymond Felton’s absence and to the return of Amar’e Stoudemire possibly screwing up Carmelo Anthony’s MVP bid, the Knicks find themselves in their first great crisis of the season.
Share TweetAmar'e Stoudemire, at Knicks practice on Wednesday, took a swipe at his former coach, Mike D'Antoni, saying that he had never been properly taught how to play defense.Share TweetEvery so often, the teacher becomes the student, and last night in Madison Square Garden, the return of Amar’e Stoudemire was overshadowed by Damian Lillard one-upping the ultimate clutch player, Carmelo Anthony, in winning time. If the NBA ever gets it
Melo money for Knicks in return from knee injuryUpdated Jan 2 Share TweetCarmelo Anthony already has missed multiple games to injury on three separate occasions this season. Each time, however, the Knicks’ MVP candidate has not missed a beat on offense in his first game back - and Tuesday’s 105-100 loss to Portland at thSource: nydailynews.com
Lee Jenkins: More polished Sanders hopes to be The Next Big ThingJan 2In the winter of 2009, NBA scouts flocked to Virginia Commonwealth University, lured by a fearless point guard named Eric Maynor, who would soon become a first-round draft pick. While watching Maynor in Richmond, the scouts noticed a springy center on t…