This is the October 2, 2013 news archive. View today's Knicks rumors and news.
Tyson Chandler stayed late on the practice court in Greenburgh to practice mid-range jumpers on Wednesday, hoping to add a weapon to his offensive arsenal and thereby avoid remaining just another Knick specialist.
Share TweetAfter practice yesterday, Knicks coach Mike Woodson told assembled reporters he was disappointed in J.R. Smith‘s positive drug test that led to a 5-game suspension to start the 2013-14 season. Meanwhile, Smith said his elbow to the face of Jason Terry i…
Knicks sign veteran guard Douglas-RobertsUpdated Oct 2 Share TweetThe New York Knicks have signed veteran guard Chris Douglas-Roberts.Source: nba.com
Knicks Insider: Melo may move to small forwardUpdated Oct 2 Share TweetDespite coming off a career year while Carmelo Anthony played power forward almost exclusively, head coach Mike Woodson admitted that there is a possibility that Melo could see more time and even start at small forward, his natural position.Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetGREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- J.R. Smith is recovering from knee surgery, then faces an NBA suspension when he returns.Source: CNNSI.com
Carmelo Anthony won’t dole out ‘pressure’ on new addition Andrea Bargnani, or on championship hopesUpdated Oct 2 Share TweetFresh off their first practices of the 2013-14 season, the New York Knicks seemed awfully concerned with talking about “pressure” as they faced down yet another strangely Knicksian campaign. The team made the second round of the playoffs for the first t…Source: yahoo.com
Knicks Training Camp ReportOct 2ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley breaks down the latest on J.R. Smith, along with news and notes from Knicks training camp.
Smith's 'Got To Grow Up'Oct 2ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley breaks down Mike Woodson telling J.R. Smith he needs to grow up.
Dwyane Wade of Miami Heat regrets having meniscus removed in collegeOct 2With hindsight, Dwyane Wade said surgery to remove the meniscus from his left knee 11 years ago at Marquette has led to ongoing knee problems he's had with the Miami Heat.
LeBron James of Miami Heat says pregame chalk toss is coming backOct 2After more than a two-year hiatus, LeBron James has decided to bring back his once trademark pregame chalk toss for this season.