It appears Carmelo Anthony is more set on winning than on achieving individual accolades, as he’s echoed the sentiment that he’s “willing to do whatever it takes” to win, once again, this time to ESPN Magazine for their Preview Issue. Melo has fallen victim to many critisisms, and he’s looking to put everything behind him.
The New York Knicks will enter the season as a 35-1 (40-1 just a few days ago) underdog to win the NBA Championship. By using vegas’ odds, let’s take a look at the expected Eastern Conference breakdown:
Tonight, in their second pre-season game, the New York Knicks defeated the Boston Celtics by a score of 98-95, in over time. The team continued playing without some of their rotation players, this time playing without JR Smith who was nursing a sore ankle, and again playing without Amare Stoudemire, who was held out of… More
Tonight, the New York Knicks will face off against the Boston Celtics in game two of their pre-season schedule. The game will take place in Hartford, Connecticut- roughly two hours from New York, as well as two hours from Boston – but is considered a home game for the Celtics. This is the Celtics’ third… More
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… More
Well, that was some pre-season basketball! There were line-up experiments, rotation experiments, play-calling experiments, the usual funky shots that missed rim completely, shots that hit every part of the rim, shots that slammed off the backboard, mishandled passes, dribbles off feet and knees – all things typical of pre-season.
Game-day. This is my favorite wallpaper that I’ve made so far, so I hope you all enjoy it! Click on it to download the full-sized version. A little more simple: Simple iPhone:
As training camp begins and the season is right around the corner, many of the weathered Knicks fans have begun to come out of the woodwork. As a fan myself, I have no doubt let my feelings show to the world (or for all my Facebook friends), in order to keep my sanity during the… More
The New York Knicks are a team that has something to prove to the rest of the NBA. The team’s stars, Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire, have to show the rest of the league that they deserve superstar status. Their point guard, Raymond Felton, has a huge chip on his shoulder, stemming from criticisms of… More
After sitting out the last few practices with a “sore knee,” it was announced that Chris Smith, the younger brother of JR Smith, would undergo a surgery to repair a left patella tendon in his knee. After the surgery, Smith will be out for three-six months. Though Smith never really had a chance at making… More