Iman Shumpert

Kirk Hinrich of the Chicago Bulls drives around J.R. Smith during the first quarter against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on October 29, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Phil Jackson Says Knicks ‘Not Ready For Showtime’ After Opening Night Dud

“Embarrassed? No, I am not embarrassed,” Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said. “We will get better. I believe that.” But it’s not about to get any easier.

19 hours ago

J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket as Amir Johnson #15 of the Toronto Raptors defends and Quincy Acy #4 of the New York Knicks looks on during their preseason NBA game at the Bell Centre on October 24, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Dave Sandford/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 10 Questions That Will Determine The Knicks’ Success

Here are the 10 things that will determine the Knicks’ success this season, in order of importance.

10/28/2014

Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni goes up for a layup during a preseason game against the Washington Wizards at Madison Square Garden on Oct. 22, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Phil Breaks Down Roster, Says Knicks Athletic Enough To Run Triangle Offense

As far as Phil Jackson is concerned, Carmelo Anthony is the Knicks’ only star, but that doesn’t mean he and his teammates together won’t be able to run the triangle offense efficiently.

10/23/2014

Shane Larkin (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ 1 Way To Win? Groom Young Guards Into 2-Dimensional Players

Most of New York’s players are what they are: one-dimensional guys. Shumpert, Hardaway and Larkin can be more than that.

10/22/2014

(Photo Credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

TTYM: Tom Brady Flops, Amar’e Bathes In Wine And Shump Is Funny

Here are five funny sports moments you may have missed this week.

10/17/2014

The New York Knicks huddle during practice at West Point Military Academy on September 30, 2014 in West Point, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: What To Watch For In The Knicks’ Preseason Opener

Can Anthony fit into the triangle? Will he get shots in rhythm in spots where he likes to score? Will the ball move? Will he be willing to move off the ball and cut for easy baskets?

10/08/2014

Photo Credit: Steve Haag/Gallo Images/Getty Images

NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: October 6th-12th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in NYC, week of October 6th- 12th.

10/06/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Knicks Mulling Trade Options For J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert

The Knicks are expected to have enough cash for a power play in free agency next year. But Phil Jackson could be setting himself up for some moves in the meantime.

07/21/2014

Carmelo Anthony #7 and Tyson Chandler #6 of the New York Knicks rebound the ball during the game against the Miami Heat at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on April 6, 2014. (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: My Plan For Knicks Is To Tank The 2015 Season

On Wednesday I explained why it is likely Carmelo Anthony departs for another franchise this offseason. Based on the replies I received on Twitter, that scenario really upsets a lot of Knicks fans.

06/19/2014

Iman Shumpert (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Shumpert Is Keeping Knicks’ Defense, Playoff Hopes Afloat

Perhaps it’s Phil Jackson who sees that his impact on defense overcomes his lackluster offensive game. The bottom line is that the Knicks are much better off with Shumpert still here.

04/04/2014

Craig Carton (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Carton, Melo, Harvey, Heyman Crack List Of NY’s Most Influential Tweeters

New York Magazine released its list of New York’s most influential tweeters on Friday, and both WFAN and local athletes were well-represented.

02/28/2014

Teammates Iman Shumpert and Raymond Felton (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: No News Is Good News For The Knicks

As much as many Knicks fans were frustrated by the team’s lack of movement on Thursday to try to make a playoff run, they should see it from a different point of view.

02/21/2014

(Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: A Friday Morning Party On The Radio

The NBA trade deadline came and went without the Knicks making any type of move. Make of that what you will.

WFAN–02/21/2014

Iman Shumpert #21 of the New York Knicks shoots during a game against the Portland Trail Blazers at Madison Square Garden.  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shumpert Survives Trade Deadline, But Will Miss About 2 Weeks

Iman Shumpert has survived the trade deadline. But he won’t be playing for the Knicks anytime soon. The Knicks say Shumpert will miss about two weeks with a sprained ligament in his left knee.

02/20/2014

Iman Shumpert #21 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against the New Orleans Pelicans. (Photo by Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Low Probability Of Trade Might Be Good Thing For Knicks

They have veteran players underperforming, few youngsters with potential and no draft picks to trade in the near future. It’s tough to make a trade when that’s the case — which for the Knicks might actually be a good thing.

02/20/2014

more