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Knicks New Mantra—We Can’t Guard Anyone! Won’t Help in Hectic Month of March

March 5th, 2011
In the aftermath of an unseemly 119-115 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in what was supposed to be a Friday Night revenge match at the Garden, Knick Coach Mike D'Antoni quickly contemplated his teams effort and summarized by saying, "our guys just can't guard anyone." That was readily apparent even ...

NBA Update: Knicks Should Be Wary of Getting Scorched by Heat

February 26th, 2011
By now, it's a reasonably old story in professional sports. Fans, players, beat writers, even their pets love to beat up on teams from New York and tomorrow night, just outside of South Beach, you can be sure the Miami Heat will be looking to lay a statement type thrashing ...

NBA Report: That’s All She Wrote — Lakers, Kobe Bryant Set To Three-Peat

February 12th, 2011
Off an easy 113-96 victory last night at Madison Square Garden the Los Angeles Lakers continue their inexorable climb to the top of the NBA power charts setting themselves up for another ticker tape run that only a couple of months ago was looking more than a little far-fetched. The ...

NBA News: NY Knicks Falling Fast And D’Antoni Points Finger at Hometown Crowd

February 11th, 2011
Whatever happened to stick and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me? After an uninspired home loss to the ever hapless Los Angeles Clippers, Knick Coach Mike D'Antoni whined aloud that his team was being undercut by the Garden faithful's frequent chants for current Denver Nugget, ...

NBA Today/Message To Knick Universe: Now May Be the Time To Forget About Carmelo

January 14th, 2011
It would have been sweet. Amar'e Stoudemire tearing it up from down low, Carmelo drawing double teams all over the court, putting up his 22-25 a night, leaving whomever was left from the combo of Fields, Gallo and Chandler enjoying the luxury of wide-open looks. But enough is enough. Sometimes ...

NBA News: New York Knicks Need a Big, Is Sacramento’s Sam Dalembert Their Man?

January 9th, 2011
Amidst the Carmelo Anthony hoopla keen observers of the New York Knicks if not the leagues historical past are aware that while the team looks pretty good heading into tonight's match up with the World Champion Lakers they'll need some length and added toughness up front to compete with the ...

NBA Rumors Run Wild, But New York Knick Universe Tells Carmelo: Just Be Cool!

January 8th, 2011
From the point of view of some, the Denver Nuggets continue to spawn crazy rumors of expansive three-way deals even in the midst of Carmelo Anthony's declaration that he will not sign a contract extension with any team other than the New York Knicks. With the NBA Trade Deadline about ...

NBA News: Crazy Dunk Video’s & 30 New Year’s Resolutions!

January 4th, 2011
For once we'll do this without any preamble. On your right, an eye-popping  series of great dunk videos, (a killer Pete Maravich too), on your left, starting from worst to first a New Year's Resolution for each of the NBA's clear overabundance of franchises.   Why do we say overabundance? Read ...

NBA East Report: Knicks Look To Survive Heat, Score Big In Miami

December 28th, 2010
The great Green bay Packer coach Vince Lombardi once said, "Winning isn't everything, but winning is the only thing." Heading into tonight's matchup vs. the red hot Miami Heat, the improving New York Knicks might be thinking more along the lines of "Winning would be a lovely thing, but not getting ...

New York Knicks: Don’t Mortgage The Franchise For Carmelo Anthony in 2010-11

December 12th, 2010
I'm just so tired of reading how Carmelo Anthony presents this streaking Knick team with an opportunity to improve dramatically in 2010-11 while at the same time shredding the current roster of parts that are contributing mightily to this recent run of 12 wins in 13 games.  With a much ...