Alan Hahn

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Knicks Lose Heartbreaker to Hawks On MLK Day

HAWKS 108, KNICKS 107 Jeff Hornacek made changes, but the issues remained the same. And while Carmelo Anthony tried to put some recent controversy behind him, his missed put-back attempt with three seconds left was the latest in a series of frustrations that have piled up after these games like the sweat-soaked towels on the […]

Should Melo Start at Power Forward?

KNICKS 104, BULLS 89 Al Trautwig turned to me at the start of the postgame show and asked, “What did we learn from this game?” The answer came easy: Carmelo Anthony is a more effective player at both ends of the floor, at this point of his career, at the power forward spot. Of course, […]

Without Rose, Knicks Downed by Pelicans

PELICANS 110, KNICKS 96 Former MVP Derrick Rose, who was acquired to provide a long-awaited answer for the Knicks at the NBA’s most important position, did not show up for for the game against the Pelicans Monday night and his whereabouts were unknown while his team lost for the eighth time in nine games. “Everything […]

Defense Haunts Knicks on Christmas Day

CELTICS 119, KNICKS 114 Christmas Day already included hearing me try to imitate Kristaps Porzingis’ grandmother singing his praises. That didn’t go well. Then I forgot my hat for the postgame show. That went even worse. And my Blue Christmas was complete when the Celtics celebrated a win on The Garden court after a frustrating, maddening […]