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Bold Predictions for Carmelo Anthony's 2014-15 Season
What's in store for the New York Knicks ' Carmelo Anthony during the 2014-15 season? It's not an easy answer, but yours truly will try to predict what comes next for Anthony. After wavering a bit during the offseason, Anthony re-signed with a Knicks squad now spearheaded by Phil Jackson and led by first-time head coach Derek Fisher.
Breaking the Mold: Why the Knicks Need Tim Hardaway Jr. to Fulfill His Promise
The other two, Landry Fields and The trend began in 2010-11, when Fields took the NBA by surprise and averaged 9.7 points, 6.4 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 31.0 minutes per game while shooting 49.7 percent from the field and 39.3 percent from three-point range. Donnie Walsh went so far as to compare Fields to a young John .
Sir Charles in Charge
New York Knicks Are Now In Phil Jackson's Hands
Mar 19, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks new president Phil Jackson looks on from the stands during the first quarter of a game against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The rebuilding process that is taking place in New York will now be in Phil Jackson's hands.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Melo 'angry' about last year, eyes new offense
In an interview with ESPN New York, Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said he was "angry" about the Knicks' ignominious fall from grace last season, which is why he redoubled his efforts to get in shape. He also spoke about how excited he is about working in the triangle offense.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
New York Knicks: Predicting Player Rotation For 2014-15
The New York Knicks have been very busy during this NBA offseason, and after reaching 15 guaranteed contracts, the coaching staff needs to figure out how to best utilize their pieces in order to bring the team back to contention. Today we go through every position and try to predict their respective player rotation.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Posting and Toasting
2,015 Questions - #2013: Do win shares say the Knicks will make the playoffs?
Let's take a look at the changes each team in the Eastern Conference has made and how they affect the Knicks' chances! Raise your hand if you've heard that the Knicks didn't make the playoffs last year. Oh, everyone's heard? Alright, sweet.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Phil Jackson Not Done With New York Knicks Roster, Signs Two More Players
Phil Jackson has yet to take a day off as New York Knicks ' president. Since being announced as team president, he has accomplished more than expected - held on to Carmelo Anthony , got the Knicks into the NBA draft, traded chemistry killers Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton and got in return a point guard for the future in Jose Calderon - and after reaching 15 guaranteed players on the roster, fans thought he was done, but they were wrong.
Predicting the NY Knicks' Final 2014-15 Record
In fits and starts, the 2013-14 New York Knicks careened into a 37-45 record...but what does that matter? Most of the men who will now call themselves Knicks have only ever entered Madison Square Garden as visitors. Nearly half the players on the current roster will be suiting up in blue and orange for the first time.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Posting and Toasting
2,015 Questions- #0388: How big of a role will Cole Aldrich play this season?
After signing a one-year contract with the Knicks earlier this season, Aldrich may finally have the opportunity to play serious minutes in the NBA. It's odd that Cole Aldrich is still searching for his place in the league.
Jose Calderon Is Upgrade for NY Knicks, but Is He Long-Term Point Guard?
In a league now dominated by point guards, it was essential that New York found a way to upgrade the position, and they certainly did with Calderon, who even at age 32 is a worthy starter in the NBA. What's more, Calderon is also a perfect fit for the triangle offense that Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson will establish this season, due to his pass-first mentality and ability to hit the three .
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Can Iman Shumpert Finally Move from Potential to Sure Thing This Season?
After getting drafted by the New York Knicks with the 17th overall pick in 2011, the 24-year-old guard has failed to realize the immense promise he showed during his rookie campaign. Though he hasn't been spectacular, Shumpert is no scrub.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Hamady Ndiaye, one time Red Claw, sees FIBA World Cup dream end against Spain
Hamady Ndiaye scored six points and hauled down four rebounds on Saturday, but Spain, led by six NBA players, ended Senegal's run in the round of 16, dropping the African nation in Madrid, 89-56. Senegal was led by Mouhammad Faye and Abdou Badji with 12 points apiece.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Melo: Business interests swayed return decision
Carmelo Anthony rejoined the Knicks this summer, turning down offers from the Bulls , Rockets , and Mavericks that would have put him in a position to contend for a title. The extra money the Knicks could offer, $124 million being the number he landed, was certainly a factor.
Predicting NY Knicks' Biggest Surprises and Breakout Players
Eleven-time championship coach Phil Jackson took over a failed state when he assumed presidency of the New York Knicks , but the leadership and its citizens already look better for it. Jackson handpicked his head coach and wrangled a couple of nifty trades of the low- to mid-level variety, and now he's ready for his maiden voyage as an executive.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Sports Media 101
Could New York Knicks Acquire Luis Scola from Indiana Pacers?
Knicks 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the New York Knicks as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Knicks 101.
Buckets Over Broadway
New York Knicks: Who's the Odd Man Out at the Point?
In a dramatic turn of events, the New York Knicks went from having a glaring weakness at the point guard position to having three very good options to fill the void.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
5 Things NY Knicks Must Figure out Before Start of 2014-15 Season
With a payroll exceeding $90 million and coming off a season in which the New York Knicks missed the playoffs in a weak Eastern Conference, change in the organizational culture was necessary.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Kings reportedly waive 3-point shooter Ellington
The Sacramento Kings waived shooting guard Wayne Ellington on Sunday, according to ESPN's Marc Stein .
Fri Aug 29, 2014
FIBA 2014 Preview: Spain vs. Iran
The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup begins tomorrow, and Serge Ibaka remains the last Thunder player standing in the tournament.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Will Triangle Offense Help Reboot Iman Shumpert's Stalled NY Knicks Career?
And it's frustrating - because you know he can do better than 6.7 points a game on 37.8 percent shooting.