New York Knicks

Ugly exits is what Knicks do

In what was the worst-kept secret came to reality on Thursday when the Knicks and Enes Kanter ended an acrimonious relationship that needed to end months ago. Yes, Kanter did all he could to get himself released by bashing the Knicks…

Why trust Mills and Dolan to get it right?

The Knicks traded Kristaps Porzingis, Tim Hardaway Jr., Trey Burke and Courtney Lee for Dennis Smith Jr., DeAndre Jordan, Wesley Matthews and two future first-round draft picks on Thursday. There’s no question Knicks fans are giddy about…

Is Fizdale right guy for the Knicks?

First-year Knicks coach David Fizdale has been preaching the big picture whenever he talks about the latest Knicks’ loss or explains why his team has a hideous 10-36 record. He has been preaching development and patience when talking…

No use thinking what if with LeBron

Sports fans and sports media love to play the game of revisionist history and what if. It helps get through the day. No one does it well here than our town. After the Los Angeles Lakers celebrated a 108-105 victory over the Miami Heat on…

Musings of newsmakers in NY sports scene

Jamal Adams calling out Jets fans Anyone can be empathetic about Jamal Adams’ and his teammates’ frustration. It has not been a fun season for the Jets, and Adams has not experienced this much losing in his career until now. Still,…

Boston has it better than New York

The Boston Red Sox had their championship parade Wednesday in Boston. They were celebrated for winning their fourth World Series championship in the last 15 years. Overall, it’s Boston’s 11th pro sports title since 2001. The New England…

Apathy has set in with Knicks

Hanging out in New York on Wednesday morning, no one was aware the Knicks had their season opener against the Atlanta Hawks at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday evening. Some were even stunned when I told them. Even listening to sports…

Finding a point guard essential for Knicks

The Knicks have been searching for a point guard the way the Jets have been searching for a quarterback forever it seems. The Jets haven’t had a dynamic quarterback since Joe Namath left, and the Knicks haven’t had a dynamic point guard…

Drafting for potential makes sense for Knicks

In a survey of experts’ NBA mocks drafts, the consensus is the Knicks will draft Villanova sharpshooter Mikal Bridges in Thursday’s NBA Draft. But in a year where teams can throw a curve early in the draft by drafting someone that no one…

These Knicks are different from years past

Carmelo Anthony returns to Madison Square Garden Saturday night for the first time since he was traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder in the offseason. He has enough self-awareness to know what’s going on in New York. He has friends there…

Phil Jackson is finally done with Knicks

NEW YORK -- After three absolutely terrible years of stupid decisions and alienating one of the league's most loyal fan bases, Phil Jackson is out as team president of the New York Knicks, ESPN reports. pic.twitter.com/HgJbUhGpEu — Chris…

Charles Oakley found a Stadium that wants him

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- New York Knicks' half-legend, recently rekindled fan favorite, and crank to ownership Charles Oakley has found a place that hasn't banned him yet, in Saratoga Stadium sports bar on Broadway. Oakley, who recently made…

Dolan’s Gestapo strikes again

It's been a little over 36-hours since Knicks' half-legend Charles Oakley was kicked out of Madison Square Garden for what we'll call various reasons and already there's been another instance of owner James Dolan's secret police going after…