Mike Woodson

Former Knicks coach Mike Woodson (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: An Open Letter To Mike Woodson

Let me start by saying I’m sorry. And then let me tell you why this Knicks debacle is your doing.


Steve Kerr (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Steve Kerr Says He Spoke With Phil Jackson About Knicks Job

Though Kerr has never been a coach, he has been mentioned as a candidate for Mike Woodson’s old job since Jackson was hired in March.


James Dolan, Executive Chairman of Madison Square Garden, stands with Phil Jackson, right, during the press conference on March 18, 2014, to announce Jackson being named President of the New York Knicks. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Keidel: Make No Mistake, Dolan Will Find A Way To Rain On Jackson’s Parade

And the hypocrisy of pro basketball goes on. It’s a players’ league until the players lose. Then it’s the fault of the fella who didn’t take one shot all year. But Phil Jackson still had to can Mike Woodson.


Steve Kerr with former Nets coach Lawrence Frank (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Report: Steve Kerr Has Concerns About Knicks’ Coaching Job

Kerr has questions about coaching at MSG, where so many respected coaches have been chewed up and spit out over the past decade under owner James Dolan, according to the New York Daily News.


Steve Kerr (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Coaching Search — Steve Kerr Is Best Choice Of Weak Crop

Calling games for TNT, he certainly knows the game and the players in it, and seems very intelligent and measured in his opinions.


Mike Woodson (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

After Nightmarish Season, Knicks Fire Mike Woodson And Entire Coaching Staff

New team president Phil Jackson made the decision Monday, saying in a statement “the time has come for change throughout the franchise.” This is the first big move for Jackson since his appointment in March.


Steve Kerr (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images), Mike Woodson (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Steve Kerr ‘Absolutely Expects’ Offer From Knicks; Woodson In Limbo

Mike Woodson was nowhere to be seen during Thursday’s exit interviews and reportedly has no plans to meet with Phil Jackson face-to-face if the Knicks are intent on firing him.


Carmelo Anthony in the locker room before the New York Knicks' loss to the Miami Heat on April 6, 2014 at American Airlines Arena. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Anthony On Free Agency: Winning, Not Money, Is Top Priority

Carmelo Anthony said he wants to stay in New York, and said he wants to win. It will be up to Phil Jackson to convince him that he can do both.


Mike Woodson (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Last Call For Mike Woodson — Time For Knicks To Move On

Despite his plea after the Knicks’ final game of the season on Wednesday night against Toronto, the clock has reached zero on the time left in Mike Woodson’s coaching career for the Knicks.


Mike Woodson (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Knicks Coach Mike Woodson Says He’s ‘The Only Guy For This Job’

Woodson won’t lobby to keep his job with New York. He believes he’s already proven he deserves it. And he’s hoping to get an answer soon from new president Phil Jackson.


Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony’s Season Ends With Torn Shoulder; Is He As Good As Gone?

Melo will miss the final two games with a torn labrum in his right shoulder, ending his first playoff-less season and potentially his Knicks career.


Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony May Sit Out Knicks’ Last 2 Games

Anthony was getting his sore right shoulder evaluated Tuesday morning and coach Mike Woodson says the Knicks’ leading scorer “probably won’t” play against the Nets. The Knicks end their season at home Wednesday against Toronto.


Larry Brown (Photo by Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

Larry Brown: Mike Woodson Hasn’t Been ‘Treated Fairly’ By Knicks

“I think it’s just troublesome to me to bring in Phil Jackson,” Brown said. “Not that he won’t be great, but let him coach … If that’s the way they want to do it, let him coach and give Woody a way to leave graciously.”


Xavier Henry #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers goes up for a dunk against the New York Knicks at Staples Center on March 25, 2014. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Gave Up On Themselves, On Season In Front Of Jackson

The Knicks gave up on themselves, their coach, their fans and their season. They laid down and gave up.


Anderson Varejao fights for the ball with the New York Knicks' Cole Aldrich on March 23, 2014 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Revert To Form And Drive Another Nail In Coffin

Now we’ll see if the Knicks can bounce back to defy that identity, or if they will react poorly to a bad loss and watch their season slide into oblivion.