Willy Hernangomez

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Hernangomez Brothers Set for First NBA Showdown

Tonight in Denver, the Hernangomez brothers will break bread. There will be no arguing or jostling for the check.  The Knicks backup center, Willy, and his brother, Juancho, the Nuggets reserve forward, are so close, such dear friends, when they’re off the court, love, support, and generosity are the rules of the day. Tomorrow night at […]

Hernangomez Drawing Warranted Praise Early

Knicks fans will never have to fret about Guillermo “Willy’ Hernangomez developing a big head. The rookie center has been drawing rave reviews from the coaching staff and his teammates. Carmelo Anthony went as far as to say that Hernangomez reminds him of Marc Gasol, the rugged center for the Memphis Grizzlies. But Hernangomez, by […]

European Knicks Loving Life in NYC

BY: LENN ROBBINS We were going to say that Knicks Knation has expanded to Knicks InterKnational, but the European contingent on this team already has taken care of finding a nickname. Meet ‘The Euro-Connection.’ Willy Hernangomez, Mindaugas Kuzminskas, Kristaps Porzingis, Sasha Vujacic, along with Maurice Ndour of Senegal, have given the Knicks as talented and […]

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. […]

Knicks Sign Guillermo “Willy” Hernangomez

**COURTESY NEW YORK KNICKS** NEW YORK, July 8, 2016 – New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has signed center Guillermo “Willy” Hernangomez. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Hernangomez, 6-10, 240-pounds, has played professionally in Spain for the past four seasons with Real Madrid (2012-13, 2015-16) and, as a […]