Tonight could qualify as one of those “ugly, grind-it-out” wins that are so often referred to when a basketball team squeezes out a victory by the skins of their collective teeth. Said games, however, are usually given such a description when both teams struggle to score the ball, and actually have to play ugly, hustling,… More
The Knicks are 26-15, meaning they’ve played 41 games – half of the 82 they will play this regular season. The Knicks’ record is the sixth best in the league, but second best in the Eastern Conference (behind the Miami Heat). All in all, this season has been a slight surprise, as many pegged the… More
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The New York Knicks have played without starting point guard Raymond Felton for 11 games. It has not been a good showing, as New York has gone 5-6 after a blistering 20-8 start.
Sometimes you can’t help but be pessimistic when certain things happen. Small, specific occurrences tend to have tremendous ripple effects, especially in sports. On Christmas Day, the Knicks opened up a box with two months of coal against the Lakers, when Raymond Felton broke the pinky finger on his shooting hand in a… More
Today, Forbes has updated their annual NBA franchise evaluations. The New York Knicks are now the NBA’s most valuable franchise, coming in at a valuation of $1.1 billion – a 41% increase from last year. To put that in perspective, the average NBA team is worth $509 million. The Knicks had a revenue of $243… More
Wasnt quiet when Kanye tore it down last month! RT @krishumphries: Big game tonight!The Garden got really quiet on the way out!#Brooklyn — JR Smith (@TheRealJRSmith) January 22, 2013 Well, the Knicks lost to the Brooklyn Nets yesterday, but that didn’t stop All-Star Tweeter, J.R. Smith, from tweeting some smack-talk to Kris Humphries. Not much… More
Another All-Star voting behind us, another year of fans, at least the intelligent ones, pleading for reform. It goes without saying that this method of voting, in which players will start in the NBA’s annual All-Star game, is built to honor the most popular and well-known players, but not neccesarily the best. To those who… More
It may be hard to focus on Iman Shumpert’s basketball with his hair stealing the show, but his return to the Knicks yesterday will have a huge impact on the team. Shumpert’s return came at the perfect time and he really is the kind of player who the Knicks have lacked this season. Shumpert scored… More
Cheers, mates! The Knicks’ one-game stint in London proved to be a fun, albeit sloppy one as they took care of the Detroit Pistons, 102-87. The team took another step in the direction of full health by welcoming Iman Shumpert back into the rotation in a game that featured some entertaining moments. The lowly, perhaps… More