NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas will join NBA TV as a studio analyst. Thomas will debut Friday and make several appearances a month. He’ll also be a regular contributor to NBA.com. […]
In many ways, the Knicks are in a situation reminiscent of the Isiah Thomas days. They aren’t very young, are capped out and don’t own many of their own draft picks. There’s one big difference, however.
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?
No coach can coax this bunch better than Mike Woodson, who earned his perch on the bench. The players played like they wanted Woodson to lead them, and now they have him.
Perhaps it’s time for Knicks fans to admit Isiah Thomas will never completely disappear.
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.
Team members who attended a university athletic department banquet quietly walked out of the event moments before the season’s award winners were to be introduced. The event continued as planned.
Stan Van Gundy, Isiah Thomas, and Bobby Petrino show we can’t always find solace in our sports, where the ends too often justify the means. And the kind of men we worship as kids too often turn out just like us as adults.
He was brought in to build the Florida International University men’s basketball team into a power. Instead, Isiah Thomas has been fired by FIU after a miserable 8-21 season.
James Dolan is an easy target. He has more negatives I can pile on but I don’t want to bore you. All that being said, he is far from an impossible obstacle to overcome for the Knicks to win a title.
Will there be NBA basketball this season? Who knows. But if the league does tip off in 2011-12, a rehabbed-and-ready Carmelo Anthony will be there for the Knicks.
Knicks cornerstones Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony are planning to headline a charity game featuring some of the NBA’s top players in Miami on Oct. 8.
When the news hit that Donnie Walsh, the president of the Knicks, was stepping down because he couldn’t reach a contract extension agreement with James Dolan, his boss, I was shocked and saddened to say the least.
There’s no way to spin Donnie Walsh’s departure as Knicks president as anything but negative.
Knicks fans can rest easy. According to the New York Post, James Dolan “has given up on the idea of hiring back Isiah Thomas in any capacity.”