Today, Mike Bibby was officially signed to a one-year deal, valued at the veteran’s minimum of $1.4 million by the New York Knicks. The deal was not met with great optimism nor celebration from Knicks fans; actually, quite the contrary. Many fans, myself included, believe Mike Bibby is too old to be playing at the… More
Late last night, things started to heat up on the Knicks’ free-agency front. A bunch of things have circulated, so let’s take a second to look at what’s out there. According to David Aldridge, the Knicks have offered J.J. Barea a two year deal using the new “room” exception, valued at $2,500,000 a year.
It’s a done deal. Tyson Chandler will be joining the Knicks. Per Howard Beck, Knicks’ trades are complete. It’s a 3-team deal with Dallas and Washington. New York sends Turiaf, 2013 2nd-round pick and cash to Wizards.
Today, at 2PM, free-agency will officially begin, and according to multiple outlets, Tyson Chandler is 98% sure he will become a New York Knickerbocker. This news came as a remarkable surprise to most Knicks fans, because as recently as this yesterday morning, no one saw this coming; we were still looking at the addition of… More
As we head into the upcoming free-agency period, and season, with Glen Grunwald as the Knicks’ general manager, let’s take a minute to appreciate everything Donnie Walsh did for the Knicks, and show how important smart roster management is.
The rumors are flying, and today, it has been reported that Chris Paul’s agent, Leon Rose, informed the Hornets that Paul would like a trade to New York. I had to have some fun with the news, so here’s a little image.
The Miami Heat drafted Kurt Thomas, the 6’9 F/C, in 1995. He is currently the NBA’s oldest active player at 39 years old. Throughout his career, Thomas has played for eight different NBA teams, but his longest stretch with one team was from the ’98-’99 season through the ’04-’05 season, with the New York Knicks.
Well, it wasn’t quite a “nuclear winter”, but we got pretty close. To be fair, the CBA has not officially been signed, but we currently have a tentative agreement between both parties that is expected to be passed.
With the lockout finally on the heels of being lifted, Knick fans can finally look forward to the trades and signings that are part of a typical NBA offseason. Fans are already targeting certain guys and are going to work on ESPN’s trade machine in hopes of upgrading the roster.
It’s been a while since we’ve had some basketball, let alone some positive news. So, without further adieu, here is a little image I made for you Knicks fans!