Kristaps Porzingis has vowed to ‘live in the gym’ this summer. Willy Hernangomez and Mindaugas Kuzminskas are planning to work out together. Ron Baker and Chasson Randle spent the last third of the season picking each other’s brains about the art of playing point guard. And the Knicks have the seventh slot in the NBA […]
Kristaps Porzingis is a little more worldly than your average 21-year-old. He speaks multiple languages and has played professionally since 2012. When the Knicks used the fourth pick in the 2015 NBA Draft on the forward from Latvia, a lot of fans didn’t know what to make of Porzingis. But KP knew about the Knicks […]
Kristaps Porzingis arrived two years ago as a self-proclaimed gym rat looking to turn draft night boos into cheers. He entered this season looking to go from Rookie of the Year runner-up to an All-Star. Exactly one month into the season, that quick smile was replaced with a glazed-over expression of disillusionment. And now, according […]
No president of basketball operations takes over an NBA team, waves a magic wand, and Ta-Da, a championship is delivered. Such has been the case with Phil Jackson. He has yet to bring a title to New York, but in a 49-minute media session on Friday at the team’s training facility, Jackson gave Knicks fans […]
Phil Jackson was in character and his performance was vintage. Unabashed, unflinching and unaffected. As if you expected some kinder, gentler version of a man who only two years ago was quick to remind his critics of his 11 championships. Once again, in his postseason address and rare media forum, he left some in the fan base […]
End of Season Press Conference
Phil Jackson outlines his plans for the Knicks' offseason.