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Off-Season Primer: J.R. Smith

J.R. Smith won the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year award. No, I’m not kidding, even though he did have an absolutely horrendous playoff run. At one point in the season, it appeared that there was almost no chance that J.R. Smith would be back next season, as he was playing himself into a lucrative contract — one… More

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Off-Season Primer: Financials

Well, the New York Knicks are out of the playoffs. As much as that sucks, it’s time to focus on the upcoming season… already. As you know, the Knicks have several high-salary players and adding to this roster during the off-season is often a daunting task. With that said, Mr. Grunwald has done a fantastic job adding minimum salary… More

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Stability vs. Indecisiveness

The Indians Pacers stick to what works, while the New York Knicks are experimenting on the fly.  It’s the middle of March and Head Coach Mike Woodson wants to see what is going to work come playoff time. Wait a second, no, that doesn’t work; it’s actually Game Four of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Think… More

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Recap: Game 3 – Knicks 71, Pacers 82

An anemic offensive performance by the New York Knicks, coupled with a supreme defensive effort by the Indiana Pacers gave Indiana a controlling 2-1 series lead with a Game 4 still to be played on their home court. For most of the game, the Knicks and Pacers dangled in a middle ground, the score close… More

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Amare’s Moment

“The Knicks are Back” When Amare made that bold proclamation in June 2010, Knicks fans welcomed his optimism, but doubted the validity of his statement. “That’s cute,” some said, “and we hope it works out, we really do. Let’s not kid ourselves here – it probably wont. But hey, as long as you dont screw… More

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Pablo Prigioni’s Postseason Emergence

The New York Knicks’ second half explosion in Game 2 this past Tuesday – a massive 30-2 run that lasted from the end of the third quarter through the majority of the fourth quarter – will be credited and mostly remembered by Carmelo Anthony’s transformation into a scintillating fireball. Anthony, who’d been struggling shooting, suddenly… More