Rasheed Wallace

J.R. Smith (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Handle Smith’s Injury The Knicks’ Way — Incompetently

Just days after J.R. Smith signed a reported four-year deal with the Knicks, he underwent knee surgery that will put him out three to four months and put his availability for the start of the regular season in serious danger.


Rasheed Wallace (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rasheed Wallace Says No To Joining Knicks’ Coaching Staff, Yes To Pistons

Rasheed Wallace has decided to join the Detroit Pistons as an assistant coach for the 2013-14 season, at the expense of turning down an offer to join Mike Woodson’s staff on the New York Knicks.


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.


Rasheed Wallace (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sims: Why Did Rasheed Wallace Play On Monday?; More Knicks Injury Notes

Why did coach Mike Woodson have Wallace play for four minutes on Monday before leaving the court with soreness in his post-operative foot? Wasn’t Wallace’s condition evident in practice?


Rasheed Wallace (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Rasheed Wallace Retires From NBA — Again

The veteran forward has re-retired from the NBA, the Knicks announced on Wednesday.


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

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Regular Season A Complete Success

This is a huge big-picture accomplishment that no one should underestimate or take for granted — no matter what the Knicks do in the playoffs.


The Knicks’ Rasheed Wallace, right, shoots over the Bobcats’ Bismack Biyombo at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C., on April 15, 2013. (Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Roll Out The JV In Loss To Bobcats, Rest Big Guns For Playoffs

Gerald Henderson scored 27 points, Kemba Walker had 23 points and a career-high 13 assists and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated a New York Knicks team playing without Carmelo Anthony and a few others 106-95 on Monday night.


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

Melo, Knicks Get Rival Celtics In 1st Round; Rasheed Back This Week?

The Knicks should have their size back in time for their playoff opener, with Tyson Chandler, Kenyon Martin and — surprise! — Rasheed Wallace all on the mend.


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)

No Chandler, No Martin: Knicks’ 13-Game Streak On Line Against Bulls

The Knicks will be without big men Tyson Chandler and Kenyon Martin on Thursday when they bring their 13-game winning streak to Chicago.


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.