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  • Five landing spots that would make sense for Carmelo Anthony

    Five landing spots that would make sense for Carmelo Anthony

    The New York Knicks would reportedly like forward Carmelo Anthony to expand his “acceptable destinations” list to teams beyond the Houston Rockets. As it stands, Anthony–owner of a no-trade clause–can veto any trade that the Knicks front office devises. Although Anthony wants to play with the...
  • Kristaps Porzingis wants to remain with New York Knicks

    Kristaps Porzingis wants to remain with New York Knicks

    Despite the controversy surrounding New York Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis and his failure to attend the team’s exit meetings, he wants to play in New York. Apparently, the new management team suits him well. Phil Jackson’s tenure as team president was marred by multiple controversies with...
  • Carmelo Anthony only seeking flight in Houston

    Carmelo Anthony only seeking flight in Houston

    If a Carmelo Anthony trade is going to have liftoff, it’s only going to be to the Houston Rockets, reports say. Anthony, owner of a no-trade clause, has long been the object of trade rumors. The New York Knicks and their remodeled front office would like to move him in a deal that makes sense. The...
  • Trading Carmelo Anthony will drastically change the Knicks' starting lineup.

    Questions abound for New York Knicks heading into next season

    There are still a few NBA teams whose fortunes could change drastically before the start of the 2016-17 season. The New York Knicks are among them. The Knicks are a team very much in flux, as new general manager Scott Perry and president Steve Mills clearly have the future on their mind. The Knicks...
  • Kyrie Irving deserves credit for stance with Cleveland Cavaliers

    Kyrie Irving deserves credit for stance with Cleveland Cavaliers

    Kyrie Irving reportedly wants out of Cleveland. Consider him the anti-Kevin Durant. While Durant chose to go to the Golden State Warriors to essentially hop on a bandwagon, Irving seemingly wants off of one. According to multiple reports, Irving is tired of playing Robin to LeBron James’ Batman...
  • New York Knicks hire GM, reportedly reconsider Carmelo Anthony move

    New York Knicks hire GM, reportedly reconsider Carmelo Anthony move

    Brook Lopez set the pace for most times reportedly traded, but Carmelo Anthony is quickly approaching that number. After the Knicks came to terms with new general manager Scott Perry, the team reportedly engaged in internal discussions focused on keeping the All-Star forward. According to the New...
  • Carmelo Anthony could be Houston bound

    Carmelo Anthony could be Houston bound

    The New York Knicks might finally be able to finish a job that Phil Jackson started so long ago: trade Carmelo Anthony. According to multiple reports, the Houston Rockets and New York Knicks have engaged teams in three- and four-trade proposals to try and make a deal work. Anthony needs to waive his...
  • New York Knicks ink Hardaway Jr. to big contract

    New York Knicks ink Hardaway Jr. to big contract

    As it turns out, you can go home again. Atlanta Hawks restricted free agent Tim Hardaway Jr. is set to return to where his career began: in Madison Square Garden. The Knicks have tendered Hardaway to a sizable four-year, $71 million contract. Early reports indicate that the Hawks are not expected to...
  • Knicks part ways with Phil Jackson

    Knicks part ways with Phil Jackson

    The New York Knicks have finally banished Phil Jackson to the Bermuda Triangle. The legendary coach, who has had a rough go of it as New York’s lead executive, was in the midst of a 5-year, $60 million deal, but the two sides agreed to part ways. According to ESPN, members of the organization were...
  • Knicks’ Phil Jackson playing with fire

    Knicks’ Phil Jackson playing with fire

    Phil Jackson has had a rough go of it with the New York Knicks. He stepped into an undesirable situation and somehow managed to compound the problems even further. Then enter Kristaps Porzingis. Jackson’s saving grace as a talent executive with the franchise was his decision to select Porzingis, a...
  • Knicks likely choosing between guards in NBA Draft

    Knicks likely choosing between guards in NBA Draft

    Although misinformation is at its peak in the days leading up to the NBA Draft, the New York Knicks–who will select eighth–will likely grab one of three guards. Dennis Smith, Jr., Malik Monk, and Frank Ntilikina are all intriguing prospects, and one will likely fall to the Knicks. While Smith and...
  • Phil Jackson elevates rift with Kristaps Porzingis

    Phil Jackson elevates rift with Kristaps Porzingis

    Phil Jackson’s tenure over the New York Knicks can only be compared to Seinfeld’s George Costanza driving around the Yankee Stadium parking lot, dragging the World Series trophy in an attempt to get fired. In addition to failed trades, disappointing signings and a public riff with Carmelo Anthony...
  • Carmelo Anthony makes sense in Miami

    Carmelo Anthony makes sense in Miami

    The New York Knicks and Carmelo Anthony are headed for a divorce. Anthony, who has been steadfast in his refusal to play for another franchise, appears ready to move on after months of cryptic tweets and comments about the star forward’s abilities. Anthony has spent seven seasons with the Knicks...
  • Former player blames Phil Jackson for Knicks’ lack of success

    Former player blames Phil Jackson for Knicks’ lack of success

    New York Knicks executive Phil Jackson is an easy target these days, for pundits and players alike. A surprise source has emerged, though, as Chicago Bulls’ great Scottie Pippen joined the growing masses pinning the blame for the New York Knicks’ lousy season on the legendary coach. “I’m going to...
  • Knicks’ PR gaffes could impact future free agency

    Knicks’ PR gaffes could impact future free agency

    Phil Jackson and James Dolan are doing their best to continue the New York Knicks’ struggles–both on and off the court. After Jackson publicly criticized current Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, which has drawn the ire of players and media members alike, Madison Square Garden staff forcefully removed...
  • Hawks’ patience pays off with Tim Hardaway Jr.

    Hawks’ patience pays off with Tim Hardaway Jr.

    When the Atlanta Hawks traded their first round pick in the 2015 Draft for Tim Hardaway Jr., it appeared that he would fit in seamlessly in Mike Budenholzer’s offense. A system known for ball movement, spacing, and three-pointers was poised to give the son of a former NBA great a new lease on NBA...
  • Potential landing spots for Carmelo Anthony

    Potential landing spots for Carmelo Anthony

    With the trade deadline less than a month away, names will start making their way into hypothetical deals. The league usually experiences a flurry of activity at the deadline – slated for Feb. 23 – but most of the deals will be on the lower end of the spectrum. There are players, however, who could...
  • The Knicks have plunged in the standings following a 16-13 start to the season.

    Knicks in midst of nightmare stretch

    A promising early start for the New York Knicks has devolved into a nightmare that has the team poised to finish smack dab in the middle of the league’s standings. Despite perceived roster improvements, the Knicks likely won’t lose enough games to make a significant dent in the lottery, and any...
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