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Amar'e would see limited time in Game 3

Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire dunks against the Detroit

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If Amar'e Stoudemire returns for Game 3, the Knicks power forward is not expected to play big minutes, coach Mike Woodson said on ESPN Radio on Wednesday.

Stoudemire, who is rehabbing from right knee surgery on March 11, has been targeted to return on Saturday night in Indianapolis, and Woodson said Wednesday that remains “a possibility.”

As part of his ramp-up, Stoudemire was scheduled...

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Knicks waive Kurt Thomas, sign Solomon Jones

Kurt Thomas (40) raises his hand for a

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The Knicks officially announced Friday that Kurt Thomas was waived and Solomon Jones was signed to a contract.

The 6-10 Jones, who played in China, will be in uniform for Friday's game against the Cavaliers. The Knicks initially went after James Singleton, who also played in China this year, but he didn’t get a letter of clearance to play in the NBA. 

Jones, 28, has played for the...

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Iman Shumpert relieved his knee is fine

Iman Shumpert of the New York Knicks reacts

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TORONTO – Iman Shumpert went from being scared to feeling relieved.

When he heard the pop in his surgically repaired left knee Wednesday against the Magic, he started thinking bad things.

“That was the first time I was actually scared,” said Shumpert, who tore his left ACL in last year's playoffs. Other times it hadn’t felt as strong, but that was the first time I got scared. I thought...

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Knicks sign Kenyon Martin for remainder of season

Kenyon Martin of the New York Knicks scratches

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Kenyon Martin will be sticking around for the rest of the season.

As expected the Knicks signed the veteran power forward for the rest of the season after his second 10-day contract expired.

The Knicks are in need of big men and Martin has shown he can help the Knicks defensively and with his toughness in his short time with the team

He’s averaging 5.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and...

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Inside the numbers of Knicks’ rout

From left, Jason Kidd #5, Carmelo Anthony #7,

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Some stats off of last night’s 120-81 Knicks’ destruction of the Kings:

* The Knicks’ bench scored 82 points, the most in franchise history.

* Amar’e Stoudemire shot 10-for-10, and came up just short of tying the franchise record for makes without a miss in a game. Johnny Newman and Bernard King were 11-for-11.

* The Knicks shot 19-for-43 from three. The franchise record for three-pointers...

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Mike Woodson trying to get Knicks' Big Three clicking

New York Knicks head coach Mike Woodson directs

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Mike Woodson still isn’t saying he’ll put Amar’e Stoudemire in the starting lineup. But he reiterated that he will play Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler together more and more.

The Knicks didn’t practice today, but Woodson was on ESPN 98.7 FM and talked about the importance of that trio gelling. He said similar things over the weekend in Philadelphia and it makes sense since...

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Mike Woodson wants to build a better frontcourt

Mike Woodson gives directions to his team during

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Mike Woodson said Carmelo Anthony will keep starting at power forward. But he said he also has to get Amar’e Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler and Anthony to click since that’s a lineup Woodson would like to use more.

They are – arguably the Knicks’ three best players – so they should be on the court together.

“I’m not scared to play Amar’e, Tyson and Melo together,” Woodson said. “It’s been...

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Melo, Amar'e talk about Knicks going to London

Carmelo Anthony, left, and Amar'e Stoudemire of the

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Over here in America, the Knicks play the Pistons at 3 p.m. this Thursday. That's because they're playing in London, part of the NBA's global brand expansion.

Below, Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire talk about going to England to play one NBA game.

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Mike Woodson gives suspended Carmelo Anthony shootaround off

Carmelo Anthony celebrates a 3-point basket in the

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Carmelo Anthony wasn’t at this morning’s shootaround to talk about the one-game suspension the NBA handed down yesterday for his actions following Monday’s loss to the Celtics.

Anthony will serve the one-game ban tonight when the Knicks face the Pacers. Mike Woodson said it was his decision for Anthony to miss shootaround.

“He really don’t need to be here,” Woodson said. “He’s not playing...

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Knicks star forwards suspended and sore

Amar'e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony look on during

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This wasn’t a good day for the Knicks.

First Mike Woodson said the doctors told him he has to cut back on Amar’e Stoudemire’s minutes because he felt soreness after playing about 28 minutes in Monday’s loss to the Celtics.

Then the NBA hits Carmelo Anthony with a one-game ban after he “attempted to engage with Kevin Garnett multiple times after Monday's game and therefore a suspension...

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