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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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Shumping the Playoffs

Much has been made of the downward spiral of JR Smith in these playoffs. Fortunately for the Knicks, there has been a corresponding upward trend by Iman Shumpert. As the saying goes, “When one door closes, another door gets dunked on by Iman Shumpert.” Let’s start with Smith. Much like the Knicks themselves, JR started… More

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Knicks-Pacers Game One Recap

The New York Knicks were handled by the Indians Pacers by a score of 102-95 in Game One of their Eastern Conference semifinals series.  The final score doesn’t tell the true story of the game, as the Pacers worked the Knicks over.  They were better on both ends of the court working seamlessly as an offensive and… More

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Keep Calm and Move On

Before the playoffs began, some of us at The Knicks Wall participated in a round table discussion about the keys to a deep Knicks playoff run. Despite the obvious importance of health and the reliability of Melo, I couldn’t help but identify “composure,” as the vital factor for success. Looking back on the season, each… More