Joakim Noah

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Melo Cools Off Heat in Miami

KNICKS 114, HEAT 103 There are games when you just find the mismatch and ride it until the opponent adjusts. Against a depleted Heat lineup, there was no adjustment to make against Carmelo Anthony so Jeff Hornacek exploited it through a 13-point third quarter by the Knicks‘ star. These are the games where it’s OK […]

Hornacek Goes Small-Ball in Win

KNICKS 93, MAVERICKS 77 Jeff Hornacek, the mad scientist, found another five-man formula that had instant success and the Knicks rode it to a much-needed home win over an injury-depleted team. Much like the Euroballers lineup did against the Nets last week, this lineup — that essentially was four of the starting five with Justin Holiday […]

A Lot To Learn From Frustrating Night

CELTICS 115, KNICKS 87 Boston entered the game as an angry team and the Knicks left the game angry. There were six technical fouls, two ejections and a lot of frustration — both inward and toward the officiating — in the visitors locker room at TD Garden. “They came out hungrier than us,” Joakim Noah […]

The Time is Now For Melo and Knicks

As Carmelo Anthony faced the reality of a third straight season without the playoffs, he sat across from Phil Jackson in his exit interview and asked the questions that were the most important for the two of them, together, to answer. “How do we get better? How do we move forward?” Melo said. He then […]

Knicks Night Live: Analysis & Interviews

How does Justin Holiday fit into the Knicks’ roster? Where will the Knicks finish in the Eastern Conference? Al Trautwig, Alan Hahn and Wally Szczerbiak answered that and more on the latest Knicks Night Live. 7/14 – HOLIDAY DISCUSSES BEING TRADED TO KNICKS New Knick Justin Holiday talks about his long road to the NBA […]

Meet the New Knicks

Phil Jackson, Steve Mills and the rest of the Knicks’ front office have been aggressive this offseason by adding eight new players to the roster. Here’s the lowdown on the new faces. Derrick Rose, Point Guard Acquired Via Trade With Chicago Listed at 6-foot-3 and 190 pounds, Rose will be 28 when the 2016-17 season begins. […]