Donnie Walsh

Donnie Walsh, second from right, New York Knicks president of basketball operations, and head coach Mike D'Antoni, right, answers questions from the media concerning the recent trade for the Denver Nuggets' Carmelo Anthony during a news conference at the team's NBA basketball training facility on Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011 in Greenburgh, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Hot Topic: February 23

Praise to Donnie Walsh, the Knicks have officially landed Carmelo Anthony!


Donnie Walsh (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Donnie Walsh On WFAN: I Was Part Of This Trade

Knicks general manager Donnie Walsh insisted that the Carmelo Anthony trade was his call and downplayed any Isiah Thomas involvement in a conversation with Mike Francesa on WFAN Tuesday.


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Schmeelk’s Stance: A Bittersweet Trade

I started this story ready to be very negative about the trade the Knicks made for Carmelo Anthony. As I kept writing, I started to change my mind. This thing is bittersweet.


Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks and the Eastern Conference stands with Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets and the Western Conference after the Western Conference won 148-143 victory in the 2011 NBA All-Star Game at Staples Center on February 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Improve Offer, ‘Close In’ On Carmelo

The Knicks may be one step closer to acquiring Carmelo Anthony. According to the Denver Post, the Knicks are “closing in” on a deal that would send the Denver Nuggets’ superstar to New York.


Denver Nuggets' Carmelo Anthony arrives for the NBA basketball All-Star Game on Sunday Feb. 20, 2011, in Los Angeles.  (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Hot Topic: February 21

Whether you’re at home or stuck at work on Presidents Day, no doubt you’ll have one eye watching the Carmelo Anthony circus.


James Dolan (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images), Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images), Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Knicks Vs. Nets: Weekend Passes With No Carmelo Deal

East vs. West was overshadowed by New York vs. New Jersey during All-Star weekend. And even though Kobe Bryant won the MVP, Carmelo Anthony made the most headlines.


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Nets’ Prokhorov: ‘Fantastic’ Meeting With Carmelo

Prokhorov told CNBC on Sunday he had a “fantastic” meeting with Anthony on Saturday night. The Russian billionaire had pulled the Nets out of talks last month, and even after they were recently renewed he said he originally had no plans to meet with Anthony during the All-Star weekend.


Donnie Walsh (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Knicks Say They’re On Same Page In Anthony Pursuit

The Knicks released a statement Sunday attempting to shoot down reports that their negotiations with the Denver Nuggets had been taken out of the hands of team president Donnie Walsh


Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets has been mired in trade talks all season long. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Schmeelk’s Stance: More On Melo

I have some breaking news. Donnie Walsh is heading on vacation for the next seven days, and he’s leaving me in charge. Please, hold the celebrations to a minimum.


Isiah Thomas

Isiah Doesn’t Deny Advising Knicks’ Dolan On Carmelo

Isiah Thomas was given every chance on Tuesday night to deny his reported relationship as an unofficial consultant to Knicks owner James Dolan. Isiah instead played it coy.


Raymond Felton (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images), one of the many pieces the Nuggets want for Carmelo Anthony. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: Carmelo Available, Price Too High For Knicks

How much is too much for Carmelo Anthony? According to Frank Isola of the Daily News, Anthony “could have been a Knick Monday if only team president Donnie Walsh were willing to meet Denver’s trade demands.”


Donnie Walsh (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Walsh: NBA Stars Should ‘Want To Play’ In NY

Memo from Knicks president Donnie Walsh to the NBA: New York is still the Mecca of basketball.


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Carmelo Would ‘Take A Real Hard Look’ At Extension

The good news: New York is still considered to be in the lead for Carmelo Anthony. The bad news: Donnie Walsh’s Knicks have company.


Donnie Walsh (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Schmeelk’s Stance: The Waiting Game

I’m 90% sure Carmelo ends up a Knick either via trade or free agency. Now it’s just a matter of how and that’s completely up to the Nuggets.


Carmelo Anthony, #15 no longer. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images),  meanwhile, a fan anticipating a possible trade wears a New York Knicks jersey with the first name and number of Carmelo Anthony. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Advancing On 3-Team Carmelo Trade

According to the Post, The Knicks, Nuggets and Timberwolves are advancing on a three-team trade that could land Carmelo Anthony in New York.