Category: Amare Stoudemire

Mike Woodson: We Must Withstand the First Hit and Control Our Emotions in Order to Win in Boston This Weekend

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

The New York Knicks hold their first 2-0 series lead since 2000. Mike Woodson's squad has absolutely stifled the Celtics in the second halves of game's one and two of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, and look to continue that trend in Boston this weekend. It's been brutally difficult for Boston to ...

Mike Woodson on the New York Knicks’ Improving Health Situation Heading into Round 1 with Boston

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

It's been an up-and-down year for the New York Knicks, but they've still managed to grab the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference despite a slew of injuries down the stretch. New York is getting healthier, though, which has head coach Mike Woodson encouraged. Now, they have to deal ...

Mike Woodson: I Should Have Let Carmelo Anthony Sit Because He Asked Out Before His Injury

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

There's never a dull moment as Knicks head coach; Mike Woodson would agree with that. After surrendering a double-digit second half lead to the Miami Heat on Sunday, Woodson had another controversy brewing on Monday night in Cleveland. Carmelo Anthony fell and aggravated his right knee while the Knicks were ...

Amar’e Stoudemire Is Showing That He Is Not Done Yet

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

After missing the first two months of the NBA season, Amar'e Stoudemire made his return to the Knicks lineup on the first day of 2013. It didn't look good early and there were some questioning whether the 30-year-old former All-Star's career was over. Stoudemire was getting limited minutes, he looked incredibly rusty, ...

Amar’e Stoudemire: My Comments About Learning Defense from Mike Woodson were a Compliment and Not a Shot at Mike D’Antoni

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Amar'e Stoudemire made some headlines last week when he openly admitted that Mike Woodson was the first coach that taught him how to play defense. The Knicks' power forward made his season debut last week and is averaging nine points per game coming off the bench for New York in ...

Raymond Felton Calls Himself A ‘Newborn Kid’ With Knicks, Believes New York Can Do Something Special This Season

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Raymond Felton heard it all this offseason when he signed back up with the New York Knicks. Felton was too fat. He was out of shape. Could he still play at a high level? Did his play drop off? Was he just another product of Mike D'Antoni's point guard system? Well, ...

Tyson Chandler, New York Knicks Must Wait To Start Their Season After Hurricane Sandy

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

The highly awaited season-opener in New York will simply have to wait a little longer. The New York Knicks and relocated Brooklyn Nets were set to tip off their seasons on Thursday night, but the game had  to be postponed until later this month in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. ...

Amar’e Stoudemire Wasn’t Surprised Dwight Howard Went To Lakers, Believes Knicks Front Office Did A Great Job This Offseason

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

If the New York Knicks want to be a legitimate postseason threat, Amar'e Stoudemire needs to have a dominant low-post game. Last season the Knicks power forward struggled with not only injuries and poor on-the-court performance, but also the anguish and distraction that accompanied the personal tragedy of losing his ...

Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim: The Worries About Carmelo Anthony Playing With Lin Is The Dumbest Thing I’ve Ever Heard

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim has never been one to beat around the bush, so when he says something is the dumbest things he's heard, that's saying something. And that's exactly what Carmelo Anthony's college coach is saying about those wondering if Anthony will be able to fit in with ...

Carmelo Anthony is ‘Overly Excited’ to Return from Injury, Laughs at Critics who Think he can’t Co-Exist with Jeremy Lin

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Jeremy Lin may be taking the NBA world by storm, helping lead the New York Knicks to seven consecutive victories since being inserted into the starting lineup. Some Fans, however, ares concerned that when Carmelo Anthony returns from his groin injury, the team's chemistry will suffer. Much of the talk ...