Kurt Thomas

Glen Grunwald (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Knicks Looking For Youthful Role Player With 24th Pick

The New York Knicks loaded up on old guys last season while building a playoff team, and now they have a chance Thursday to mix in some youth.


Jason Kidd (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jason Kidd Announces Retirement From NBA After 19-Year Career

Legendary Nets and Knicks point guard Jason Kidd has retired from the NBA after a storied 19-year career.


Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images), Jim Boeheim (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jim Boeheim Knocks Knicks, Defends Carmelo Anthony

Boeheim says Anthony has no shot at winning an NBA title with the Knicks. Or at least with these Knicks.


Kurt Thomas (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

End Of An Era: Knicks Waive 40-Year-Old Center Kurt Thomas

The 40-year-old Thomas was waived on Friday. He was sidelined last month by a stress fracture in his right foot and missed 12 games.


Carmelo Anthony and Raymond Felton (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Giglio: 3 Seasons Down, 1 To Go — Who Are The Real Knicks?

There are four games left, and the most important question remains unanswered: When the playoffs begin, which Knicks team will take the floor?


Kenyon Martin is surrounded by his teammates and head coach Mike Woodson after hurting his ankle against the Washington Wizards at Madison Square Garden on April 9, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sims: Lowdown On K-Mart’s Ankle Injury — And What It Means For Knicks

Playing with an ankle sprain certainly limits balance as well as mobility: speed, ability to quickly change direction and to jump.


Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Was Carmelo’s 50 A Sign That He’s Truly Healthy And About To Get Hot?

Tuesday night’s win against the Heat was much less dramatic or significant than it could have been if the Heat’s stars were on the court. But it was significant in another way: Carmelo Anthony’s 50-point effort might mean that he is about to hit his stride.


Jason Kidd (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Finally Hanging Them Up? Jason Kidd Could Retire From Basketball After This Season

According to a report, those who know Kidd well said that they wouldn’t be surprised if the 10-time NBA All-Star decides to call it quits after this season.


Pablo Prigioni (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: The Case For More Pablo Prigioni And Other Knicks Notes

When the Knicks struggle, they aren’t moving the basketball. What are Prigioni’s two strengths? He plays defense and moves the basketball.


Iman Shumpert (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Shumpert Feels Fine After ‘Pop’ In Knee; Thomas ’50-50′ For Playoffs

To the relief of Knicks fans everywhere, Iman Shumpert isn’t expected to join the team’s long list of injured players.


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Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Returns To Lineup Wednesday Night

Carmelo Anthony returned to the New York Knicks’ lineup on Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic.


Chris Copeland #14 of the New York Knicks goes for a jump shot during the game between the Los Angeles Clippers and the New York Knicks at Staples Center. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Effort, Toughness, Defense Was Championship Caliber Vs. Jazz

The Knicks have a very difficult 17 games remaining on their schedule, but if they play as hard as they did on Monday night and with the same commitment to defense, they can be very good.


Tyson Chandler (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images) and Kurt Thomas (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Tyson Chandler Expected To Miss A Week; Kurt Thomas To Miss Up To A Month

The Knicks said that All-Star center Tyson Chandler is expected to miss about a week, and Kurt Thomas will be sidelined for at least two as injuries continue to plague their frontcourt.


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Short-Handed Knicks Step Up Against Jazz, Salvage Last Game Of Road Trip

New York remains atop the Atlantic Division and stayed a game ahead of the Nets for the No. 3 spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs.


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Schmeelk: Great Effort By Knicks, But Coach Woodson’s Warts On Full Display

This was not a bad loss for the Knicks. They had no business even being in the game. It was, however, a brutal game for Mike Woodson.