Newsday's Al Iannazzone takes you inside the Knicks.
The Knicks are just about done putting their roster together for next season.
There could be some things that come up between now and training camp – a trade call can come at any time. But other than that, all the Knicks have are minimum contracts to offer free agents.
The Knicks have 15 players under contract, 13 of them guaranteed. Chris Smith’s deal isn’t fully guaranteed – although...Read more »
The Knicks officially added Jason Kidd and Steve Novak today.
Kidd signed a three-year deal for the taxpayer midlevel, starting at $3.09 million and Novak re-signed with the Knicks on a four-year, $15 million contract.
Yesterday the Knicks acquired Marcus Camby in a sign-and-trade with Houston, re-signed J.R. Smith and inked athletic forward James White. They also agreed on a one-year...Read more »
The Knicks made their first of what will be many moves on the first day teams can announce the signing and acquisition of players.
Athletic swingman James White signed a one-year deal for the league minimum. Jason Kidd, Steve Novak, J.R. Smith and Marcus Camby are forthcoming.
Here is part of the release the Knicks sent: White, 6-7, 200-pounds, spent the past three seasons playing overseas...Read more »
It was a busy day yesterday for the Knicks as they came to terms with three players – Steve Novak, Marcus Camby and J.R. Smith.
These deals can't be official until tomorrow, when the NBA moratorium for signing or trading players is over.
The Smith agreement was reached well after midnight on the East Coast. He will sign a two-year deal, starting at $2.8 million for the upcoming season....Read more »
You probably know this already: J.R. Smith has trouble sleeping.
You know that if you follow him on Twitter, where the Knicks’ sixth man tweets at all hours of the night and early morning. It was one of those late-night Tweet-fests that led to Smith arranging a 2 a.m. bike ride with some fans through New York City.
“It was kind of random,” Smith said this afternoon. “We ended up buying...Read more »
NBA Commissioner David Stern held his latest state of the league address before the Draft Lottery last night.
One of the things he was asked about was the June 13 hearing in which the players union will appeal to an arbitrator that Jeremy Lin and Steve Novak should have their “Early Bird Rights,” which is a huge deal to the Knicks. It’s going to be difficult for the union to win, which...Read more »
While you’re waiting for tonight’s Knicks-Nets game, here is some interesting reading for you.
It’s part of the release that Turner Sports sends out from their nationally televised broadcast. Here’s what Charles Barkley, Shaquille O’Neal and Mike Fratello said about the Knicks before and during their win over Boston last night:
Barkley on Carmelo Anthony: “He’s the best scorer...Read more »