Knicks' Arron Afflalo, Derrick Williams To Become Free AgentsA person with knowledge of the details says New York's Arron Afflalo and Derrick Williams have opted to become free agents.
Schmeelk: Knicks Will Have Chance To Upgrade If Afflalo Opts OutWhen Arron Afflalo was sent to the bench by Kurt Rambis, it appeared to seal his decision to opt out of his contract this upcoming offseason. The decision will ultimately be beneficial to the Knicks.
Schmeelk: It’s February, And The Knicks' Problems Haven’t ChangedThe Knicks are better, but much like we said before the season, they still have a lot of flaws.
Schmeelk: Knicks Found A Way To Earn Their Best Win Of The SeasonThe Knicks had no business winning that game Tuesday night, but they came together and figured out a way. That’s what good teams do.
Schmeelk: 12 Days' Worth Of Christmas Wishes For The KnicksThe Knicks are much improved, but can be even better if Santa hooks them up with some tactical and personnel upgrades.
Schmeelk: Knicks Need To Give Melo, Afflalo More Time In PostThe Knicks' offense is different than it was last season, in almost all ways better. But some recent vestiges of the triangle remain, such as the tendency to originate a lot of offense from the post.
Schmeelk: Arron Afflalo Helps Immediately In Return To KnicksArron Afflalo made his long-awaited regular-season debut for the Knicks on Wednesday night and had an immediate impact on the team.
Schmeelk: Knicks Win Weird One North Of The BorderWhat happened on Tuesday night was not a typical Knicks win.
Schmeelk: The Knicks' Starting Backcourt Is Holding The Team BackArron Afflalo needs to come back soon to end the Sasha Vujacic-Jose Calderon starting-backcourt experiment.
Knicks Announce Signings Of Afflalo, Lopez, Williams And O'QuinnThe New York Knicks have signed guard Arron Afflalo, center Robin Lopez and forwards Derrick Williams and Kyle O'Quinn.
Schmeelk: Knicks Did Well With O'Quinn, But Williams Is A Bit Of A Leap Of FaithThe Knicks are in a long-term rebuild and getting a player with that type of upside is exactly the type of asset they should be targeting.
Schmeelk: Afflalo Is In And Monroe Is Out, And That's Just Fine For The KnicksThere are still plenty of useful players available that can help the Knicks build for the future in different ways, whether it be in free agency or via trade.