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The Knicks 2015 Options Are Bountiful

  On Friday, Howard Beck of the Bleacher Report did a video discussing the New York Knicks and potential dream scenarios for the Knicks this offseason. The video is above, and I found it to be a nice result. Check it out. I wrote about the moves, my thoughts and a couple alternatives for the Knicks,… More

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March Madness in a Season of Mayhem

The NCAA Basketball Tournament is considered by many to be second only to the Super Bowl when it comes to sporting events that captivate the country. A small percentage of those that enjoy March Madness every year are Knicks fans. In this particular season, Knicks fans must have all sorts of weird feelings as they… More

The Phil and Jim Show

The Knicks formally introduced Phil Jackson as team president this week, and both Jax and his new boss, James Dolan, have been on a press tour that makes Miley Cyrus look shy and introverted by comparison. But what have we really learned about the Knicks and their short-to-medium term future? Jamie O’Grady, Jonah Kaner and… More

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Obvious Obstacles In Phil’s Path To MSG

Phil Jackson could very well be the Knight in golden armor the Knicks need, but there are obvious conflicts that must first be resolved. Primarily, the issue of autonomy can’t sit well at the capstone of the Knicks’ pyramid. After securing Carmelo Anthony, James Dolan went to great lengths to make Madison Square Garden feel… More

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Great Power and Great Responsibility

Power is a delicate tool. If used judiciously it can lead to prosperity, but when exploited great failure can be obtained. At this very moment I argue Carmelo Anthony is the most powerful person in the New York Knicks organization, even more than owner James Dolan. Discussing and blaming why and how the Knicks are… More

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Carmelo Anthony and the Blame Game

Why are the Knicks struggling this season? There are lots of plausible explanations, including: The team’s curious decision to retool and play a bigger lineup despite extensive evidence that they’re much better off playing small Dismal point guard play, partly due to injury and partly due to Raymond Felton’s general ineffectiveness Iman Shumpert’s inconsistency JR… More

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Trade Anthony? That’s up to Melo.

The idea that the Knicks “should explore” trades involving Carmelo Anthony is, of course, nonsense. There’s only one person who can decide whether or not ‘Melo will be dealt. That person is Carmelo Anthony. The situation is eerily similar to the last round of “Melo-drama,” when Anthony forced the trade that brought him to New… More