New York Knicks

Phil Jackson

Schmeelk: Should The Knicks Trade Down? It’s Complicated

If they trade away a star player, it could set the franchise back another decade. In other words, they better not screw this up.


Frank Kaminsky

Schmeelk: Examining The Knicks’ Many Options If They Trade Down

With the Knicks selecting fourth a week from Thursday, there are many reports that they might be interested in trading down, depending on interest and who is available.


Mario Hezonja

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Mario Hezonja

Hezonja can put the ball in the hole every way you can. His is great running off screens, catching and shooting.


Phil Jackson

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Kristaps Porzingis

Some people call Emmanuel Mudiay the boom-or-bust prospect in this draft. They’re wrong. That title belongs to Kristaps Porzingis.


Willie Cauley-Stein shoots in the second half against the Wisconsin Badgers at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Chris Steppig - Pool/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Willie Cauley-Stein

Kentucky’s agile big man can defend, defend and defend some more, which the Knicks could certainly use. But what about his offense?


Robert Horry with Boomer & Carton

Robert Horry On WFAN: Knicks Made A Mistake By Hiring Derek Fisher

“If I played basketball and you played with me, and all of a sudden you become my head coach, there isn’t anything you can tell me, dude,” Horry told Boomer & Carton.


J.R. Smith

Ex-Knick J.R. Smith Admits He Feels Insulted, Disrespected By Trade To Cavs

J.R. Smith — who was traded to the Cavaliers in January — admitted on Wednesday that he was insulted and felt disrespected when Knicks president Phil Jackson dealt him along with Iman Shumpert.


Duke's Justise Winslow, right, goes to the rim against Michigan State udirng the national semifinals on April 4, 2015, in Indianapolis. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Justise Winslow

If there’s a perfect fit out there for the Knicks at No. 4 in the NBA draft, it may be Duke’s Justise Winslow.


Emmanuel Mudiay of the World Team shoots a free throw against the Team USA on April 12, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Emmanuel Mudiay

Emmanuel Mudiay is the real man of mystery in this year’s NBA draft class.


Phil Jackson (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) and  D'Angelo Russell (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — D’Angelo Russell

D’Angelo Russell stormed through college basketball this year, winning the Jerry West Award for the nation’s best shooting guard and leading the Buckeyes to the NCAA tournament.


Duke’s Jahlil Okafor, left, battles Michigan State’s Matt Costello during the first half of the national semifinals at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on April 4, 2015. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Jahlil Okafor

Jahlil Okafor is, potentially, the best post player to come out of college since Tim Duncan.


Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns, center, handles the ball against Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky, right, during the second half of the national semifinals at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: 2015 NBA Draft Profile — Karl-Anthony Towns

Though he played limited minutes in Kentucky’s rotation, Towns showed the ability to dominate defensively and also flashed offensive promise.


Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr reacts during the first quarter of Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets at ORACLE Arena on May 19, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Keidel: Kerr Cemented Himself As A Genius When He Told The Zen Master No

Perhaps the greatest business decision over the last 20 years — other than buying Apple stock — was a choice to coach a basketball team. And to not coach another.


Isiah Thomas

Isiah Thomas Doesn’t Reject Idea Of Eventual Return To NBA

Isiah Thomas says he hasn’t spoken with New York Knicks President Phil Jackson since joining the Liberty as a consultant in February.


Isiah Thomas

Women’s Sports Foundation Launches Petition To Deny Thomas Ownership Of Liberty

The petition is asking the WNBA Board of Governors to take action.