Category: New York Knicks

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 ...

David Stern Talks All Things NBA, Including Addressing Team Owners About Too Much Player Resting

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

This is David Stern's final postseason as NBA commissioner, but he's not necessarily viewing it as his last postseason ever. He knows it won't be that way, and says he'll still be involved in keeping the league great. To that tone, in this interview he discusses the biggest topics in ...

J.R. Smith is Honored to Win Sixth Man Award And Credits His Teammates for the Improvements in His Game

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

J.R. Smith is a changed man. The Knicks shooting guard came into this season being told he wasn't going to start, and that's when he decided to become a team player and change his attitude. All he did was average 18.1 points in 80 games, all off the bench. Smith had ...

Doc Rivers on Boston Marathon Tragedy: “This may affect us, but I’m hoping this affects us in a positive way.”

Friday, April 19th, 2013

This past Monday, Doc Rivers had finished up practice and was planning on heading to the Boston Marathon to see the finish. Luckily he didn't get there in time before the two explosions went off at the Boston Marathon. Rivers explains his accounts of the tragic day in Boston and his ...

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 ...

P.J. Carlesimo: I Don’t Think the Miami Heat are Unbeatable in the Playoffs

Monday, April 15th, 2013

With the New York Knicks' recent streak and the Miami Heat the prevailing favorites in the East, the Brooklyn Nets are flying under the radar as we near the start of the NBA playoffs. Head coach P.J. Carlesimo says it's not enough that his team has simply made the playoffs ...

Bernard King Finally Gets His Call to the Basketball Hall of Fame

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

The 2013 Basketball Hall of Fame class has been decided and there are 12 names on the list. One of them is Bernard King. One of the most prolific scorers of his era, King had been waiting a while for his call. Before he got it, he was the only ...

Mike Woodson on Knicks Win Streak: “We’re in Desperate Times Right Now to Try to Win an NBA Title”

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The Knicks have won 12 games in a row and are looking to clinch the franchise's first division title since 1994 this week. Mike Woodson is 68-32 in his first 100 regular-season games since replacing Mike D'Antoni last season, but he has bigger aspirations than just a division title. The Knicks head ...

J.R. Smith: I’m Tired of Being Told I’m an Inconsistent Player and I Wanted to Change That

Monday, April 8th, 2013

J.R. Smith is playing the best basketball of his career -- just ask the Knicks shooting guard. He admitted as much this past week. Smith is finally driving to the lane and drawing fouls. The strong play of Carmelo Anthony and Smith have fueled the Knicks' current win streak, which ...

Carmelo Anthony Says Getting Healthy Is the Most Important Thing for the Knicks

Monday, April 1st, 2013

It was just about three weeks ago when the Knicks were riding a four-game losing streak. The offense was struggling without Carmelo Anthony and the defense looked atrocious. It looked like injuries were going to be the Knicks downfall in their quest for a division championship. But thanks in part ...