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Raymond Felton #2 of the New York Knicks shoots a layup against Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Flaws Were On Display Against Clippers

The scary things for Knicks fans is that these weaknesses aren’t hard to see or diagnose. Every NBA team runs the pick-and-roll incessantly, and most have quick guards to get into the lane.


Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks poses during Media Day on October 1, 2012 at the Knicks Training Facility in Greeburgh, New York. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hartnett: Time Is Now For Anthony To Write His Legacy

John Jastremski, Jon Rothstein and John Schmeelk join Sean Hartnett in a roundtable to discuss the journey and growth of Carmelo Anthony.


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Schmeelk: Are You Serious, Amar’e?! Knicks Fans Can’t Catch A Break

Seriously, what’s next? Is the team bus going to roll over Carmelo Anthony’s foot? Maybe food poisoning for Baron Davis?


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Schmeelk: Grunwald The Right Man For The Knicks

Glen Grunwald has seen the bad days with the Knicks, and I think he has learned from them. Knicks fans should be very happy he is the guy steering their basketball ship.


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Schmeelk: Mike D’Antoni Has 27 Games To Save His Job

Fan’s patience with the Knicks will end this season, and rightfully so if the team can’t put something together in the playoffs. If Mike D’Antoni can get the Knicks out of the first round, I think he saves his job.


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Schmeelk: Knicks Mid-Season Review

At the start of the regular season, I posed seven issues the Knicks had to deal with if they wanted to truly be a championship quality team. At the All-Star Break, let’s look back at those questions and see how they did.


Toney Douglas #23 of the New York Knicks catches the ball from his teammate Tyson Chandler #6 of the New York Knicks. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Backcourt Hole Hurting Knicks

Everything crystallized for me as I watched the Knicks get beat by the Cavs in the 4th quarter last night. Right now the Knicks simply aren’t that good because their players aren’t very good.


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Nets Can’t Put It Together Against Paul-less Clippers

With floor general Chris Paul nowhere in sight, the Los Angeles Clippers turned to Chauncey Billups for his veteran leadership.


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Schmeelk: Knicks Are Simply “Offense”-ive

The Knicks are an absolute mess offensively right now. There’s no other way to put it. The reasons are numerous, and not simple. Anyone laying it at the feet of Mike D’Antoni because of some kind of fatal flaw in his offensive system is wrong.


Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks celebrates against the Boston Celtics during the game on December 25, 2011 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hartnett: Carmelo Anthony Picking Up Where He Left Off

In the Knicks’ Christmas opener against the Celtics, Carmelo Anthony picked up right where he left off by matching his clutch play seen during the 2011 NBA playoffs.


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It’s Official: Knicks Sign Veteran Point Guard Baron Davis

Baron Davis, welcome to the Big Apple. The veteran point guard has signed a contract with the Knicks, the team announced on Monday.


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AP: Knicks To Sign Baron Davis Monday

A person with knowledge of the plans says point guard Baron Davis will sign with the New York Knicks.


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Keidel: NFL Crimes and Misdemeanors

The primary problem with pro football doesn’t lie on the laps of renegades, but with the inherent, inevitable physics of the game itself. As long as behemoths crash into each other, we will have concussions.


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Schmeelk: Knicks In Need Of Guards

The Knicks have a huge hole at point guard they need to fill if they want to be considered true top tier championship contenders.


Tyson Chandler #6 of the New York Knicks during his introductory press conference on December 10, 2011 at The Knicks Training Facility in Greenburgh, New York. (credit: Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Tyson Chandler Right Move At Right Time For Knicks

Everyone around the NBA is obsessed with copying Miami with the three superstar model, but the fact of the matter is that formula hasn’t proven to win anything. Instead, the Knicks found someone to fit their greatest need.