New York Knicks

Phil Jackson (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Are Bordering On Irrelevance, But They Must Resist Panic Moves

Things are bad, and usually these types of circumstances prompt James Dolan to swoop in and do something ill-conceived.

12/04/2014

Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks attempts a three-point basket against the Brooklyn Nets on December 2, 2014 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony Admits That He Initially Decided To Sign With Bulls

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.

12/04/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Melo Is A Gifted Player, But With A Singular Obsession With Himself

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.

12/03/2014

Jose Calderon #3 of the New York Knicks dribbles against the Brooklyn Nets on December 2, 2014 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Believe It Or Not, The Knicks Are In Better Shape Than The Nets

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.

12/03/2014

Jeffrey Gamblero was ejected from Madison Square Garden. (Credit: Twitter via @EricSoufer)

WATCH: Nets Fan Taken Out Of MSG By Security Guards Without Prosthetic Leg

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.

12/03/2014

J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks takes a shot against the Dallas Mavericks on November 26, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Shooting Guard Has Become A Black Hole For Knicks

The Knicks’ shooting-guard position was supposed to be a strength this year, but so far it has been an absolute disaster.

12/02/2014

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game-winning overtime goal against the Washington Capitals during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

12/02/2014

Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony ‘Not Gonna Panic’ About Knicks’ Brutal Start

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.

12/02/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Disappointing Knicks, Nets Set For Rematch At The Garden

Both the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets are enduring shooting woes heading into the latest installment of their city rivalry.

12/02/2014

Knicks head coach Derek Fisher and guard Jose Calderon, right, speak during a preseason game against the Boston Celtics at the XL Center in Hartford, Conn., on Oct. 8, 2014. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Wins Aren’t There, But Knicks’ Offense Is Slowly Evolving

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.

12/01/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony Returns To Knicks’ Lineup In Loss To Heat

Carmelo Anthony started for the New York Knicks on Sunday night against the Miami Heat after missing two games because of back spasms.

12/01/2014

Chandler Parsons #25 of the Dallas Mavericks handles the ball against the New York Knicks on November 26, 2014 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Chandler Rules Old Team As Mavs Top Knicks 109-102

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.

11/26/2014

Phil Jackson (R) and Derek Fisher (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: If Superstars Turn Knicks Down, Jackson Should Follow Mavs’ Blueprint

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.

11/26/2014

Islanders fans (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: 20 Things New York Sports Fans Can Be Thankful For

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.

11/26/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

What Fans Of Each Local Team Have To Be Thankful For

It hasn’t been a very good year for New York sports franchises, but it’s important not to get lost in the moment.

11/26/2014

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