With the Knicks falling apart because of injury and turmoil, Carmelo Anthony decided to do some breaking of his own tonight.
Melo moved past Bernard King and Kobe Bryant in the Knicks and Madison Square Garden record books, setting a franchise, arena, and career record for points in a single game, blasting off for 62 tonight versus the Bobcats. Continue reading
We started the season under the guise that perhaps Iman Shumpert could get traded at some point. Fans pointed towards his defense and those few foreshadowing sparks of offense he has had over his career as signs that there was potential that we could not overlook.
Then came the Kenneth Faried rumors and we saw that the league does not quite value Shump like we do, as Denver laughed off that trade possibility. Still, trade rumors loomed. Continue reading
Ever since the “Iman Shumpert to Denver for the Nuggets Kenneth Faried” rumor hit a few weeks back, the NBA has been ripe with rumors for possible destinations for Shump.
Talk has been anything from a trade to the Celtics for Rajon Rondo, to one for disgruntled Rockets big man, Omer Asik.
But taking the cap into account and the December 15th deadline for recently signed players, here are some actual possibilities the Knicks have if they want to use Shumpert in a trade. Continue reading
If the Knicks and their fans were not panicking after losing their 3rd game in a row (to the Al Jefferson-less Charlotte Bobcats), they certainly are now.
ESPN’s Ian Begley reports that New York center, Tyson Chandler, will miss 4-6 weeks with a non-displaced fracture of his right fibula. Continue reading
From the silly to the incredible to the defeating, Friday’s preseason New York Knicks and Charlotte Bobcats matchup was a notable exhibition.
It first featured a fun return of a legend: Patrick Ewing. Continue reading
Tyler Hansbrough was ready for a fight.
Then, as Netw3rk said, he had a change of heart. Metta World Peace will have that effect. Continue reading
Move over Patrick Ewing, we have a new Knicks player making guarantees.
He may not play come opening day, but JR Smith believes by the end of the season, he and the rest of his teammates will be champions.
JR Smith signed a 4-year, $24 million dollar deal with the New York Knicks this off-season.
The New York Post learned today that Smith has started to spend some of that money. Continue reading
Former first overall pick, Andrea Bargnani, is on his way to New York after a deal between the Knicks and Raptors was completed early Monday. The trade has led to debate on the merits and faults of the deal. Here are three different perspectives on the deal:
According to a report by New York Times writer Howard Beck, the Knicks are on the verge of sending Steve Novak, Marcus Camby, and two picks (2016 1st, and possibly a 2nd rounder) to the Raptors for former 1st overall pick, Andrea Bargnani. Continue reading