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Schmeelk: If Superstars Turn Knicks Down, Jackson Should Follow Mavs' Blueprint

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With the Knicks at 4-11 and closer to the first pick in the draft than the NBA playoffs, chatter has already started about the Knicks’ upcoming offseason. 704 more words

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Schmeelk: Melo's Early Injuries Not A Good Sign For Knicks Long Term

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When the Knicks decided whether or not they wanted to sign Carmelo Anthony, hundreds of articles were written about whether or not he could be the best player on a championship team, if he was a team player, was a good enough defender or was worth the money he received. 650 more words

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Schmeelk: Knicks Need To Get Amar’e Stoudemire The Ball More

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Amongst a lot of bad losses against bad teams and all the talk about the triangle offense, something has been quietly happening over the Knicks’ last 10 games. 768 more words

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Schmeelk: The Knicks Who Don't Play 'D' Need To Sit Or Get Shipped Out Of Town

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It’s bad for the Knicks. It’s really, really bad. At 3-10, only one team — the Philadelphia 76ers — has more losses, and they’re actually trying to lose games in order to give themselves the best chance to secure the top pick in the draft. 842 more words

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Schmeelk: Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Needs To Shorten His Rotation

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From the start of the year, Derek Fisher was dealt a bad hand. He has a roster full of one-dimensional players that help him on one end of the floor but kill him on the other. 750 more words

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Schmeelk: The Numbers Lie -- The Knicks' Defense Is Still Horrid

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The statistics are very misleading.

If you just look at a couple of basic box score numbers, it appears the Knicks are playing pretty good defense this season. 746 more words

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