NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks with the press at the Beyond Sport United 2015 event on July 22, 2015 in Newark. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Sport)

Silver, NBA Leaning Toward No Playoff Guarantee For Division Winners

A division title might soon mean a banner but no assurance of a playoff spot in the NBA, forcing clubs to finish in the top eight of their conference if they want a shot at the title.

07/23/2015

Willie Green

Schmeelk: How Should The Knicks Complete Their Roster?

With NBA training camps opening in September, the Knicks have a lot of time to complete their roster.

07/21/2015

Iman Shumpert (L) and J.R. Smith (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phil Jackson Dishes On J.R. Smith’s ‘Delinquent Behavior’ And ‘Gal’ Troubles

Knicks president gets into the nitty-gritty of his decision to trade Smith and Iman Shumpert to Cleveland in January.

07/21/2015

Kristaps Porzingis (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Porzingis, Grant Proving They Fit With Knicks

Expecting too much from either player this year would be mistake. With that said, both of New York’s first-round picks could be starters at some point this season.

07/20/2015

Carmelo Anthony #7 and Kenyon Martin

Kenyon Martin Feels Badly For Carmelo, Says He Doesn’t Deserve To Be Part Of Rebuild

Kenyon Martin, who played with Knicks star Carmelo Anthony in Denver from 2004-11 and in New York in 2013 and 2014, feels sorry for the face of the franchise.

07/16/2015

Jacob deGrom

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 local sports landscape.

07/16/2015

Jerian Grant

Schmeelk: There’s Been A Lot To Like So Far At Knicks Summer League

The Knicks have three summer league games in the books, all wins, and there’s been a lot to digest.

07/15/2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver (Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Commissioner Silver Expects Changes To Playoff Seeding

Changes to the NBA playoffs are almost certainly coming. Changes to the league’s much-discussed moratorium and Hack-a-Shaq aren’t, at least not now.

07/15/2015

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony grabs a rebound against the Brooklyn Nets on Dec. 5, 2013, at Barclays Center. (credit: Getty Images)

Schmeelk: With Knicks A Major Work In Progress, Eventually Moving Melo Would Be Smart

Regardless of all the moves the Knicks have made, what happens this upcoming season and the next three after that is still completely dependent on Carmelo Anthony.

07/10/2015

Robin Lopez

Knicks Announce Signings Of Afflalo, Lopez, Williams And O’Quinn

The New York Knicks have signed guard Arron Afflalo, center Robin Lopez and forwards Derrick Williams and Kyle O’Quinn.

07/10/2015

Kristaps Porzingis

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Summer League Team Should Be A Must-Watch For Fans

It’s Las Vegas summer league basketball. Who cares, right? Well, at least this year, Knicks fans should care very much.

07/08/2015

Derrick Williams (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images); Kyle O'Quinn (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Did Well With O’Quinn, But Williams Is A Bit Of A Leap Of Faith

The Knicks are in a long-term rebuild and getting a player with that type of upside is exactly the type of asset they should be targeting.

07/06/2015

LaMarcus Aldridge

Keidel: Of Course Star Players Aren’t Coming To The Knicks — Why Would They?

They say there’s no better place to win than the Big Apple. Tell that to a big-time basketball player who finds the weather and the winning much more palatable in the world west of the Hudson.

07/06/2015

Robin Lopez

Source: Robin Lopez Set To Join Knicks

Center Robin Lopez will be joining the Knicks and turning New York’s NBA rivalry into a family affair, sources said Friday.

07/03/2015

Alan Anderson

Schmeelk: Knicks Have Their Big Man, And Plenty Of Players Are Still Available

The preference would be for Anthony to play power forward, so the Knicks should target a small forward or shooting guard to fill that void.

07/03/2015

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