The toast of the Knicks town for the past few weeks has been the speculation surrounding the return of Amar’e Stoudemire and Iman Shumpert. With their coming back to the lineup, the Knicks automatically become the deepest team in the league, boasting a roster of six backcourt and eight frontcourt players. As I watched the […]
Dear Amar’e: We miss you. Not just the media. Not just the team. Not just the fans. This city, though, misses you. This city needs you. It seems like just yesterday that you were parading 8th Avenue with both hands on the brim of your crisp new blue and orange fitted hat. “The Knicks are […]
Reports have started to trickle in that Amar’e Stoudemire is nearing a return around Christmas time. The beat guys have seen him working out at the practice facility and the reality of Stoudemire joining the Knicks’ nightly rotation isn’t far away… unless he suffers a setback.
The official announcement came two days ago – after a premature national television goof – that the Knicks-Nets season-opener would be postponed, due to the lingering effects of Hurricane Sandy. The announcement only further prolonged anxious fans’ wait to see the Knicks officially kick off their season. In the meantime, there’s a lot to think […]
Regarded as one of the NBA’s most prolific offensive talents, Carmelo Anthony has had no problems scoring in his career. After spending just one season at the University of Syracuse (in which he led the school to its only NCAA Tournament championship), Anthony was selected third in the 2003 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. […]
With the Knicks set to take on the Philadelphia 76ers in their fifth preseason game, let’s take a look at notes from their two losses this weekend against the Toronto Raptors (a 107-88 loss on Friday) and Boston Celtics (a 109-88 loss on Saturday).
The left knee injury that Amar’e Stoudemire has had for the past week, which has been described as a bruised knee, is actually much more than that. It was learned today that Stoudemire actually has a ruptured cyst in his knee, which will keep him out of action for the next two to three weeks. […]
Yesterday, Jonah posted a video that showed Swizz Beats unveiling and performing what is supposedly the Knicks’ entrance song for 2012-13 at the team’s Tip-Off Party at the Beacon Theatre. Now, while I’m all for Swizz Beats (I am. He’s great. I’m not mad ’cause he, ’cause he’s hood rich), I feel like there are […]
Amar’e Stoudemire is the longest tenured New York Knick. While he has only been on the team for two years, it seems apropos that he would be the longest tenured player. After all, Stoudemire was the one that started it all, bringing the Knicks back into relevancy when he signed with the team after spending […]