NBA Commissioner David Stern held his latest state of the league address before the Draft Lottery last night.
One of the things he was asked about was the June 13 hearing in which the players union will appeal to an arbitrator that Jeremy Lin and Steve Novak should have their “Early Bird Rights,” which is a huge deal to the Knicks. It’s going to be difficult for the union to win, which... » more
Tyson Chandler was the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year, but didn’t make the All-Defensive First Team.
The Knicks center was voted to the NBA’s All-Defensive Second Team by the league’s 30 head coaches. The Defensive Player of the Year voting is done by the media.
The All-Defensive First Team consisted of forwards LeBron James and Serge Ibaka, Orlando center Dwight Howard and guards... » more
The Knicks will begin working out draft prospects tomorrow at their practice facility with Xavier point guard and Hempstead product Tu Holloway highlighting the first group.
Also working out tomorrow will be Syracuse point guard Scoop Jardine, Texas A&M forward Kris Middleton, Northwestern forward John Shurna, Temple center Michael Eric and Florida State center Bernard James.
The... » more
Watch highlights from Game 5 of the Knicks-Heat playoff series. Miami won the game, 106-94, and the series, 4-1.
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After another disappointing playoff appearance, the Knicks have to decide whether the roster is built to contend for a championship, or if widespread changes need to be made. Who should the Knicks try to re-sign? Who should they attempt to trade? Is Mike Woodson the answer at head coach? Vote for each player or coach below.... » more
The Knicks would have to force a Game 5 in their series against the Heat for Jeremy Lin to have a chance of playing again this season.
But even if the Knicks get there, Lin isn't sure if he'll be able to play.
Lin said his surgically repaired left knee felt sore after playing 3-on-3 yesterday and all but ruled himself out of Game 4 Sunday.
“I’ll probably get one more day of contact... » more
The Knicks will be without three starters tonight if you include Jeremy Lin, who hasn't played in more than five weeks. But the Miami Heat could be missing one of its Big Three when the first round playoff series continues tonight The Garden.
Chris Bosh flew back to Miami for the birth of his child. It is unclear at this point if you will be back in New York in time to play in Game 3. They... » more
Tyson Chandler helped bring a defensive mentality back to the Knicks and will be rewarded for that today.
Chandler will be named the NBA Defensive Player of the Year and will receive the award at the Knicks practice facility. Chandler is the first Knicks’ player to win the award since its inception in 1983.
The Knicks finished 11th in the NBA in points allowed (94.7) and 10th in field... » more