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Knicks fined $50,000 for barring NY Daily News

Jun 25, 2019 - 2:46 PM

The NBA punishes the Knicks for violating league rules after barring the New York Daily News from a press conference for rookies RJ Barrett and Ignas Brazdeikis

NEW DAWN IN MADISON. Rookies RJ Barrett and Ignas Brazdeikis look to provide a winning culture in New York. Photo from New York Knicks' Twitter account (@nyknicks)


Pistons rout Knicks to claim last playoff ticket

Apr 11, 2019 - 12:01 PM

The Detroit Pistons nail the 8th seed in the East to arrange a first-round playoff duel again the No. 1 Milwaukee Bucks

PLAYOFF-BOUND. The Pistons wrap up the regular season with a big win behind Luke Kennard and Andre Drummond. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron denied of game-winner as Knicks stun Lakers

Mar 18, 2019 - 6:59 AM

Mario Hezonja saves the day for the Knicks with the win-clinching block on LeBron James as the Lakers' playoff hopes continue to fade

DWINDLING HOPES. LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers could be headed for an early vacation. Photo from Twitter (@NBA)


Knicks stun Spurs to snap 18-game home skid

Feb 25, 2019 - 1:32 PM

New York draws prolific performances from Damyean Dotson and Dennis Smith for its first win at the Madison Square Garden in nearly 3 months

ALL-AROUND. Dennis Smith stuffs the stats sheet as the Knicks finally win again at home. Photo from Twitter (@NBA)


Durant lashes media amid Knicks rumors

Feb 07, 2019 - 5:48 PM

Kevin Durant's mood turns foul following questions on his rumored move to the New York Knicks

TIRADE. Kevn Durant says he doesn’t trust the media since his words get ‘twisted up.’ Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Kyrie Irving scores 23 in front of admiring Knicks fans

Feb 02, 2019 - 2:14 PM

'It's nothing but a distraction at this point,' says Irving as Knicks fans chant 'We want Kyrie!'

APPRECIATIVE. Kyrie Irving says he appreciates the support from New York fans but remains focused on the Celtics’ campaign.  Photo from Boston Celtics Twitter

Knicks trade Kristaps Porzingis to Mavericks

Feb 01, 2019 - 9:34 AM

The Dallas Mavericks get a new 1-2 punch in Kristaps Porzingis and rookie sensation Luka Doncic

High-flying Harden makes history at the fabled Garden

Jan 24, 2019 - 1:02 PM

James Harden dazzles with 61 points to continue a scoring pace the NBA hasn't seen since the heyday of Wilt Chamberlain

LEGACY. James Harden says he intends to sustain his record-breaking scoring show. Photo from NBA Twitter

Kanter's assassination fears taken seriously by NBA – Silver

Jan 18, 2019 - 10:15 AM

NBA commissioner Adam Silver says he'll do everything in his power to ensure the safety of Knicks star Enes Kanter

TARGET. Turkey-born Enes Kanter believes he has been a target following his controversial feud with Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Turkey prosecutor seeks Interpol red notice for NBA star Kanter

Jan 15, 2019 - 9:13 PM

The Knicks center has recently refused to make the NBA team's trip to UK over fears he might be murderd by Turkish spies

ACCUSED. Enes Kanter is being accused of being a member of an armed terrorist group blamed for a failed coup in 2016. File photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP


Raptors, Nuggets grab narrow wins as Warriors cruise

Jan 09, 2019 - 3:24 PM

The Raptors pull off a scrappy win over the Hawks to stay ahead of the NBA race with a 31-12 record

LEAGUE LEADERS. Kawhi Leonard drops 31 points to pace the league-leading Raptors. Photo from NBA Twitter

Durant dodges free agent discussion ahead of Knicks game

Jan 09, 2019 - 9:16 AM

'I come to work every single day and life will figure itself out,' says Warriors star Kevin Durant as the Knicks keep popping up in rumors as his next team destination

SCRUTINIZED. Kevin Durant, a free agent at the end of the NBA season, says he understand that a potential move will be a topic of conversation. Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images/AFP

Knicks' Kanter to skip England trip in fears for life

Jan 06, 2019 - 9:45 AM

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter, a staunch critic of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, says he may be 'killed easily' if he plays in Europe

Knicks snap 8-game skid against depleted Lakers

Jan 05, 2019 - 4:56 PM

Tim Hardaway Jr drains 22 points to lift the Knicks past a Lakers side that had no LeBron James, Rajon Rondo, and Kyle Kuzma

WINNING TIME. Tim Hardaway takes charge as the Knicks get back on the winning track. Photo from NBA Twitter

Kawhi's 45 fuel Raptors over Jazz, but Bucks still on top

Jan 02, 2019 - 2:10 PM

The Toronto Raptors continue to chase the league-leading Milwaukee Bucks as Kawhi Leonard erupts for a career-high 45 points against the Utah Jazz

WATCH: NBA Christmas Day recap

Dec 26, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Lakers rout defending champion Warriors as Irving late show lifts Celtics past Sixers

GAME HERO. Kyrie Irving delivers in the clutch for the Boston Celtics. Photo from NBA Twitter

Bucks relish win in 1st NBA Christmas game in 41 years

Dec 26, 2018 - 10:24 AM

'Special teams play Christmas Day, and just it's an opportunity for us and we're really happy,' says Giannis Antetokounmpo

CHRISTMAS WIN. Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Milwaukee Bucks to a victory on Christmas day with a double-double. Photo from NBA Twitter

Green lifts Raptors to NBA win, Blazers take West lead

Nov 21, 2018 - 2:17 PM

The Toronto Raptors complete a dramatic finish against the Orlando Magic to stay on top of the Eastern Conference

HIGH UP. Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors soar to the NBA Eastern Conference lead. Photo from Toronto Raptors

Knicks coach Fizdale pleasantly surprised by Porzingis progress

Nov 10, 2018 - 10:09 AM

Nine months after surgery, Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis posts photos of himself sprinting on an outdoor track

ON TRACK. New York’s Kristaps Porzingis says he’s ‘getting itchy’ to return to the court. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Durant fires 41 as Warriors sink Knicks

Oct 27, 2018 - 10:31 AM

Kevin Durant unloads 25 of his 41 points during the Warriors' huge fourth-quarter run

ON FIRE. Warriors star Kevin Durant makes Knicks fans want him more. Photo from NBA

Knicks waive Noah to make French center's departure official

Oct 14, 2018 - 11:36 AM

The former NBA Defensive Player of the Year hasn't been with the New York Knicks since engaging in a heated exchange with ex-coach Jeff Hornaceck

OUT. Joakim Noah (left) will become an unrestricted free agent. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

Former Knicks star Oakley arrested, accused of Vegas gambling fraud

Jul 13, 2018 - 9:14 AM

The arrest of Charles Oakley comes just months after a high-profile spat with the New York Knicks

EMBATTLED. Charles Oakley makes headlines again for the wrong reasons. Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Rookie Knox heats up NBA Summer League

Jul 11, 2018 - 4:52 PM

The New York Knicks' first-round NBA Rookie Draft pick sizzles in the preseason showcase

SCORCHING. Knicks rookie Kevin Knox knocks in 16 of his 29 points in the third quarter. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Struggling Knicks tap ex-Grizzlies coach Fizdale

May 08, 2018 - 9:27 AM

Fired by Memphis last November, David Fizdale takes another 'enormous responsibility' with the New York Knicks

NEW HOPE. Coach David Fizdale succeeds Jeff Hornacek, who got sacked last month after the Knicks finished with an embarrassing 29-53 record. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images/AFP

John Wall stands tall as Wizards punch ticket to playoffs

Apr 01, 2018 - 2:09 PM

John Wall records 15 points and 14 assists as the Washington Wizards advance to the playoffs for the 4th time in the last 5 seasons

COMEBACK. John Wall returns from injury with a bang and a double-double effort for the Washington Wizards. File photo


Knicks, Lakers most valuable NBA clubs - Forbes

Feb 08, 2018 - 11:21 AM

The Knicks remain on top of the list and are profiting from a $1 billion renovation to Madison Square Garden

Kristaps Porzingis' season over as Knicks suffer Bucks rout

Feb 07, 2018 - 2:35 PM

New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis tears his ALC in his left knee

TORN. New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis suffers a season-ending ACL injury. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Cavaliers edge Heat, Celtics thump Knicks

Feb 01, 2018 - 2:38 PM

"King" James prevents James Johnson from getting a shot off at the final buzzer as Cleveland wins its first game since Kevin Love was sidelined with a broken hand

SLAM. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers drives to the basket while playing the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena on January 30, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 125-114. Photo Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Anthony Davis delivers 48 points to power Pelicans over Knicks

Jan 15, 2018 - 12:01 PM

Kristaps Porzingis and Tim Hardaway each score 25 points for the Knicks, who lose their third straight and 10th in their last 12 games

BIG GAME DAVIS. Anthony Davis has a big game to help the Pelicans overcome a 19-point third quarter deficit. File photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics pull away late in win over Timberwolves

Jan 06, 2018 - 3:50 PM

'Tonight was one of those games where every last one of us from the starters to the guys coming in off the bench were ready,' says Marcus Smart

BENCH POINTS. Celtics reserves Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier combines for 32 points that helped the Celtics overcome the Timberwolves. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Anthony Davis dunked on Ron Baker so hard his iPhone facial recognition failed

Jan 01, 2018 - 3:38 PM

Baker roasts himself after getting posterized by Anthony Davis

BLACK EYE. Ron Baker has a black eye as a souvenir from this poster dunk by Anthony Davis. Photo from Twitter (@BR_NBA)

Knicks erase late deficit, beat Pelicans for rare road win

Dec 31, 2017 - 12:00 PM

The Knicks win on the road for just the third time this season

CLUTCH. Kristaps Porzingis scored 7 of his 30 points in the last 90 seconds to lead the Knicks to victory. File photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Michael Beasley the unlikely hero as Knicks stun the Celtics

Dec 22, 2017 - 2:01 PM

Beasley turns in his third 30-point game of the season, making up for Porzingis' poor shooting night

BALLING OUT. It isn't often that you'll see The Garden erupt in "MVP" chants for Michael Beasley, but his 32-point explosion to defeat the Celtics gave Knicks fans something to cheer about. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

Turkey seeks to jail Knicks player Enes Kanter for insulting Erdogan

Dec 21, 2017 - 2:24 AM

The 25-year-old basketball player faces up to 4 years and 8 months in jail for tweets posted last year

UNDER THREAT. Enes Kanter has claimed he routinely receives death threats for his criticism of Erdogan and is seeking US citizenship. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Beasley bags 30 as Knicks spoil Anthony's Garden party

Dec 17, 2017 - 3:41 PM

The Garden welcomes Anthony with a highlight video during the introductions, but the Knicks win their fourth straight

Porzingis eases injury fears as MRI comes back negative

Dec 16, 2017 - 9:55 AM

Porzingis remains questionable for the Knicks' next game against the Thunder

NEGATIVE. Kristaps Porzingis was diagnosed with a twisted knee but an MRI scan shows no structural damage. File photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Kristaps Porzingis leaves Knicks game with knee pain

Dec 15, 2017 - 12:44 PM

The Knicks star is optimistic that the injury isn't serious

UNICORN HURT. Kristaps Porzingis left the game early with knee pain in the third quarter. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Kawhi Leonard's return spoiled as Spurs stumble against Mavs

Dec 13, 2017 - 1:58 PM

In New York, Porzingis scores 37 as the Knicks beat the Lakers in overtime

COOLED DOWN. Kawhi Leonard made his long-awaited return from injury but could not stop San Antonio from an upset defeat in Dallas. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

New York Knicks snap skid despite Porzingis injury scare

Nov 30, 2017 - 2:27 PM

New York's Latvian big man Kristaps Porzingis hurt his right ankle while he was scrambling for a loose ball

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 13: Tim Hardaway Jr. #3,Frank Ntilikina #11 and Kristaps Porzingis #6 of the New York Knicks react in the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Madison Square Garden on November 13, 2017 in New York City.The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the New York Knicks 104-101. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron James rallies Cleveland Cavaliers over New York Knicks

Nov 14, 2017 - 4:57 PM

LeBron James scores 23 points and reserve guard Kyle Korver adds 21 as the Cleveland Cavaliers overhaul a 24-point deficit to edge the New York Knicks, 104-101

THE KING. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Jarrett Jack #55 of the New York Knicks fight for the ball in their NBA game at Madison Square Garden on November 13, 2017 in New York City. Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Cavs, Warriors toppled as early season struggles continue

Oct 30, 2017 - 1:42 PM

The Cavs lose to the Knicks while the Pistons top the Warriors

ROAD WIN. Tim Hardaway Jr and Kristaps Porzingis combined for 66 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 114-95 victory over the Cavs in Cleveland. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Magic hand Spurs first defeat, Knicks notch first win

Oct 28, 2017 - 12:19 PM

The New York Knicks also celebrate their first victory of the season against the Brooklyn Nets

4-1. Evan Fournier leads Magic with his 25 points to give the Spurs their first loss of the season. Photo from Facebook.

Carmelo Anthony traded to Thunder for Kanter, McDermott

Sep 24, 2017 - 8:16 AM

The Knicks will also receive a second round 2018 draft pick.

HEADED WEST. Carmelo Anthony will head to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Enes Kanter (L) and Doug McDermott. Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Charles Oakley banned from Madison Square Garden for one year

Aug 05, 2017 - 2:42 AM

Knicks legend Charles Oakley accepts a plea deal which stipulates that he must stay away from The Garden for a year

Knicks ink Hardaway Jr after Hawks fail to match $71m offer

Jul 09, 2017 - 12:12 PM

The big offer for a player they had traded away surprised many and could mean the Knicks will strengthen efforts to trade Carmelo Anthony

Knicks, top executive Jackson agree to part ways

Jun 28, 2017 - 11:14 PM

The move comes after team owner Jim Dolan and Phil Jackson discussed the future direction of the Knicks who have struggled since Jackson took over in March 2014

PARTING WAYS. This file photo taken on March 18, 2014 shows Phil Jackson standing for photos during his introductory press conference as President of the New York Knicks. Jackson announced his resignation by mutual agreement with team owner Jim Dolan. Photo by Maddie Meyer / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP

Saric among record 4 global NBA All-Rookie picks

Jun 27, 2017 - 9:46 AM

Philadelphia 76ers forward Dario Saric is a unanimous selection to the NBA All Rookie team which feature a record 4 players from outside the United States

GLOBAL ALL-ROOKIE. Dario Saric #9 of the Philadelphia 76ers is among the record 4 global NBA All-Rookie members of 2017. File Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Knicks president Jackson says Carmelo needs to move on

May 13, 2017 - 5:07 PM

Phil Jackson continues to drop not so subtle hints that he wants Carmelo Anthony to waive his no trade clause

EXIT STRATEGY. Phil Jackson says Carmelo Anthony doesn't have to go home, but he isn't wanted by the Knicks president. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Porzingis claims he was hacked after 'LA Clippers' tweet

May 08, 2017 - 4:38 AM

Porzingis offers as proof a claim that he doesn t use the smiley face emoji in the tweet

TWITTER DRAMA. New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis has been at the center of drama rumors since missing a season-ending meeting with team president Phil Jackson. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Knicks' dysfunction continues in the off-season

Apr 17, 2017 - 2:38 AM

From Phil Jackson suggesting Carmelo Anthony should leave the Knicks to Kristaps Porzingis skipping an exit meeting things are chaotic in the Big Apple

ROCKY TENURE. Knicks president Phil Jackson isn't the most popular guy in the team locker room these days. File photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA