New York Knicks
Things are bad, and usually these types of circumstances prompt James Dolan to swoop in and do something ill-conceived.
At one point it looked as if the seven-time All-Star was going to join the contending Bulls. It turns out that a deal with Chicago was even closer than you probably thought. It nearly happened.
Not since Syracuse has Carmelo Anthony violated the personal space of a championship trophy. We hold every star’s feet to the championship fire and ire of his fans if he doesn’t win a title. Except with Melo.
So yes, Nets fans like myself can gloat all we want about this season’s dominance over our cross-river rivals, but we should be more worried that it will be very short-lived.
The ejected fan has been identified as Jeffrey Gamblero, who is well-known for dancing at Barclays Center. He often appears on video screens during Nets games.
The Knicks’ shooting-guard position was supposed to be a strength this year, but so far it has been an absolute disaster.
Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.
The Knicks are off to an embarrassing 4-14 start, but their best player and leader is remaining calm and keeping his composure. At least publicly.
Both the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets are enduring shooting woes heading into the latest installment of their city rivalry.
As the Knicks continue to sputter through the regular season — and likely to another lottery season — there has been hidden progress within the losses on the offensive side of the ball.
Carmelo Anthony started for the New York Knicks on Sunday night against the Miami Heat after missing two games because of back spasms.
Tyson Chandler set season highs with 17 points and 25 rebounds against his former team Wednesday night, helping the Dallas Mavericks to a 109-102 overtime victory against the New York Knicks, who were missing Carmelo Anthony.
With the Knicks at 4-11 and closer to the first pick in the draft than the NBA playoffs, chatter has already started about the Knicks’ upcoming offseason.
If you look hard, there were some moments and players from 2014 that made us thankful that we are who we are: loyal Big Apple sports fans to the core.
It hasn’t been a very good year for New York sports franchises, but it’s important not to get lost in the moment.