Defensive Player of the Year
“I don’t understand how I can win Defensive Player of the Year by the media and get second team,” Chandler said.
With Marcus Camby returning to Madison Square Garden, the present-day New York Knicks are resembling their defensive-strong teams of the late 1990s. Who is to say that New York can’t be the third-best team in the East?
There’s a lot of mileage on the 39-year-old knees of Jason Kidd, but even in the twilight of his career he still has plenty to offer to the New York Knicks.
The Knicks tried hard on Thursday night against the Miami Heat. That was just about the only good news. The offense was putrid, disgusting, vomit-inducing; or any other negative adjective you can think of.
The Jets signed a ragtag group of big-name veterans last offseason before making their second straight run to the AFC Championship game. It appears Mike Tannenbaum’s club is considering the same approach this year.