Last night, losing was unacceptable. With Knick favorite Anthony Mason passing away not even 24 hours beforehand, the Knicks dedicated the game to him and showed effort that would’ve made Big Mase proud in igniting a late 10-0 fourth quarter run to hold off the Toronto Raptors. 174 more words
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Now that Carmelo Anthony is shutting it down for the season, the Knicks’ destiny as a bottom-of-the-barrel lottery team is complete. It’s not exactly a banner year for Phil Jackson in his first full season as President of Basketball Operations. 283 more words
The partnership that had so much promise but such limited success lasted just four years before the high-scoring forwards went in separate directions: Stoudemire to Dallas, Anthony to the operating table. 764 more words
Apparently, he has made up his mind. 185 more words
There are two positives where this disastrous Knicks season is concerned.
Not only will all of the losing will have New York primed to earn a high pick in this summer’s NBA Draft, but the high-priced contracts of both Andrea Bargnani and Amar’e Stoudemire will come off the books at the end of this year, creating a large amount of cap space the team can then use to try to lure some star talent once free agency begins. 342 more words