Tag Archives: Knicks

AP sources: Knicks' Anthony headed for free agency

Carmelo Anthony is putting himself on the free agent market.

FILE - In this March 19, 2014, file photo, New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, tries to move around Indiana Pacers' Paul George during the first half of an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York. Two people ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Knicks hire Derek Fisher as head coach

Derek Fisher was never the best player, certainly not the tallest or quickest.

While Derek Fisher, left, listens, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson speaks during a news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y., Tuesday, June 10, 2014. The Knicks hired Fisher as their new coach on Tuesday, with Jackson turning to one ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Sources: Knicks want to talk to Fisher first

By Marc Stein and Ramona Shelburne New York Knicks president Phil Jackson continues to send out signals that he's in no rush to hire a coach until he can seriously discuss the position with Oklahoma City's Derek Fisher, according to sources close to the process. ...read more

Source: ESPN


Jackson seeking Knicks coach, says it won't be him

The coaching search is on in New York, and the best possible candidate has already been eliminated.

FILE - In this March 18, 2014 file photo, Phil Jackson, the new president of the New York Knicks, answers questions during a news conference in New York. Jackson won't be hiring himself to ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Knicks fire coach Mike Woodson after lost season

Mike Woodson was fired as coach the New York Knicks on Monday after his team fell from division champions to out of the playoffs in one season.

FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2013 file photo, New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson reacts during the third quarter of an NBA basketball ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Anthony, Smith help Knicks hold off Kings 107-99

Carmelo Anthony scored 36 points, J.R. Smith added 29 points and the New York Knicks held off a furious rally to beat the Sacramento Kings 107-99 Wednesday night and move a game closer to the final playoff seed.

New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton (2) drives to the basket against Sacramento ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Pregame notes: Isaiah Thomas out against the Knicks with quad injury

By jejones@sacbee.com (Jason Jones) Isaiah Thomas will miss his first game of the season tonight with a right quad contusion when the Kings host the New York Knicks.

Kings starting point guard Isaiah Thomas is out tonight because of a right quad contusion. Ray McCallum will start in place of Thomas.

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Source: The Sacramento Bee


Coming home: Phil Jackson is Knicks' president

Phil Jackson has returned to the New York Knicks as their team president.

New York Knicks new team president Phil Jackson, right, shakes hands with Madison Square Garden Chairman James Dolan during a news conference where he was introduced, at New York's Madison Square Garden, Tuesday, March 18, 2014.

James Dolan, left, ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Wise: Phil Jackson joining the Knicks would be another shot to go one-on-one with Pat Riley

By Mike Wise Earl Monroe called back late Wednesday afternoon after physical therapy. The Pearl says he's not gleaming as much these days. He turns 70 later this year and has had six knee-replacement operations since July to prove it. Like a somewhat accomplished former teammate of his, Monroe couldn't imagine working full-time ...read more

Source: The Washington Post


Leading Off: Is Jackson-Knicks deal doomed to fail?

By tcouzens@sacbee.com (Tom Couzens) What are Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks thinking? The former coach who won 11 NBA titles with the Lakers and Bulls reportedly has agreed to become president of basketball operations for the Knicks, an underachieving team led by Carmelo Anthony.

Paul Kitagaki Jr. Bee file, 2010
Former Los Angeles Lakers ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


Gay, Fredette help Kings beat Knicks 106-101 in OT

Rudy Gay made the tying basket in regulation and a 3-pointer in overtime that gave Sacramento the lead for good, and Jimmer Fredette scored a career-high 24 points to help the Kings beat the New York Knicks 106-101 on Wednesday night.

New York Knicks' Iman Shumpert (21) defends Sacramento Kings' Rudy ...read more

Source: The Sacramento Bee


'Melo, Knicks hope to stay on track vs. Cavs

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Jekyll and Hyde New York Knicks hope to remain on the winning side of things when they continue their lengthy homestand Thursday versus the Cleveland Cavaliers at Madison Square Garden.The Knicks won five in a row earlier this month, then proceeded ...read more

Source: Fox News