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Schmeelk: Knicks Lack Pieces To Make Triangle Work

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Phil Jackson has chosen. The Knicks are going to run the triangle. It doesn’t matter who is ultimately named head coach — though if it isn’t… 1,185 more words

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Schmeelk: Phil The Recruiter Must Overcome Past Knicks Mistakes

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When a team like the Knicks hires someone like Phil Jackson, there are two huge advantages that should bear out. 770 more words

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Schmeelk: Anthony, Jackson Pulling Knicks In Different Directions With Fans Caught In The Middle

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When Carmelo Anthony addressed the media for the last time to close out the Knicks‘ regular season, he sounded like nearly every other Knicks fan that understands where the team stands right now. 1,312 more words

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Schmeelk: Fastest Way For Knicks To Improve Is To Fix Defense

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As the Knicks completed their 12th sub-.500 season out of 15 since Jeff Van Gundy quit back in 2001, they continue to be plagued by the same problem: They can’t play defense. 751 more words

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Schmeelk: David Blatt Rumors Won't Change Knicks Direction

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After a few days of fans pulling their hair out over the possibility of Kurt Rambis coaching the Knicks… 839 more words

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Schmeelk: Dolan, Of All People, Needs To Save Knicks From Jackson

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The Phil Jackson hiring has come full circle.

The best argument in favor of bringing in Jackson to run the Knicks was that his hire would finally push James Dolan’s influence (and perhaps Isiah Thomas’) out of basketball decisions. 1,649 more words

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