Deron Williams, Pablo Prigioni Return For Monday's Nets-Knicks Game Deron Williams returned to the Brooklyn Nets in a reserve role and Pablo Prigioni started for the Knicks as both New York teams got point guards back Monday.
Schmeelk: Bad Losses, Injuries Open Door To Most Important Stretch Of SeasonWoodson’s future as head coach is on the line, and perhaps even Anthony’s future as a Knick. That’s how important the next 15 days are to the future of this franchise. They better take advantage of it.
Frustrated Melo Says Knicks Could've Played 'A Lot Harder' Against PacersThe Knicks had a chance Thursday to prove their turnaround was for real. Instead, they got steamrolled 117-89 against the rival Indiana Pacers.
Schmeelk: Knicks Have No Shot Until They Fix 4th-Quarter WoesThe Knicks are slowly turning it around, and looking more like the team that won night after night last season. But there's one thing they haven’t been able to do. They can't close games.
Schmeelk: Yet Again, Knicks Handle Matters Badly And Create A MessThis whole episode is simply another perfect example of how chaotic and disorganized the Knicks' management structure is. Nothing is ever handled the right way.
J.R. Smith: No Idea About Benching ... Or Future With KnicksKnicks guard J.R. Smith says there was no indication he'd be benched in Thursday's 102-92 win over Miami. “That’s the most misleading part of it,” he said.
Schmeelk: Knicks' Success Starts With Keeping Smith On BenchIt’s amazing what happens when J.R. Smith doesn’t play. It's nowhere near that simple, of course. But it was a very significant change in direction for the Knicks on Friday night.
Schmeelk: Knicks Better Hope Woodson Learned Something On Texas TripNew York's coach has to decide whether it's more important to win basketball games or give playing time to the players with the biggest contracts. The decision is really that simple.
Schmeelk: Knicks Made Deal With The Devil, And His Name Is JR SmithDespite a terrible postseason, the Knicks thought JR Smith’s efficient April was a sign of things to come. But there has not been a day since that the Knicks have not regretted giving him that new contract.
Schmeelk: Time For Knicks To Face Hard Truth And Trade Carmelo AnthonyThis group of players has run its course, as has the Carmelo Anthony era. The trade for Melo was a failure. The idea of building around him hasn't worked. It’s time to accept it, cut losses and move on.
Knicks Head Coach Mike Woodson Confirms Melo Will Not Play Vs. RaptorsAnthony is considered day-to-day. Woodson doesn't expect Melo to make the trip to Toronto on Saturday.
Report: Dolan Has Told Knicks Players That A Shakeup Is Not ComingKnicks owner James Dolan has reportedly told his players that no major changes will be made to the roster or coaching staff.
Knicks Coach Mike Woodson: 'I Expect Us To Win' Atlantic Division"We won it last year and I expect us to win it this year," Woodson, thought by many to be sitting on the hot seat, said. "...Do I see some light at the end of the tunnel? I do."
When Will Carmelo Return To The Floor? Mike Woodson Doesn't KnowThe small forward, who sprained his left ankle in the Knicks' 103-98 win over Orlando on Monday, might not return this weekend, according to a report.
Schmeelk: No Joke, The Knicks Could Really Use Mike D’AntoniFor all of Mike D'Antoni's faults, it's hard to say he wouldn't be doing a better job with these Knicks than Mike Woodson is. It's been that bad.