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Knicks Looking to Move Up in Draft Order

The New York Knicks currently have the 17th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, but they soon may no longer keep that position. The Knicks are looking to move up in the draft order by trading for the 15th pick. The Indiana Pacers hold that draft pick, and a deal may go in place resulting in better positioning  for the Knicks. The 2011 NBA Draft will take place on June 23rd on ESPN, and the Knicks will begin ...

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Most Pressing Issues Concerning Knicks’ Front-Office This Summer

The NBA season is over, and now all 30 teams will be looking to improve their rosters in hopes to win a title. From the bottom half to upper echelon teams, every franchise will make efforts to hopefully be the last team standing in June. The Knicks, too, have issues that are impeding them from making deep playoff runs and the front office must tackle these problems in the off-season. The Knicks were ousted ...

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Phil Jackson To The Knicks- A Perfect Fit

The rumors have begun. The Knicks need a new head coach, and Phil Jackson may be the man. The Los Angeles Lakers were ousted out of the 2011 Playoffs by the Dallas Mavericks, and speculation regarding their new head coach grew instantly. The Lakers were swept in embarrassing fashion, but most importantly, Phil Jackson ended his coaching career in Los Angeles with a loss. Jackson told the media prior to the ...

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Knicks Work Out Long-Time NBA Veteran Bonzi Wells

The New York Knicks evaluated long-time NBA veteran Bonzi Wells in an effort to bolster their playoff chances.  The Knicks have a dearth of veteran leadership in their locker-room and their shooting guard position is lacking depth. Wells last played in the NBA in 2008, but his experience in playoff series with the Trail Blazers and Kings will be a boon for the Knicks. Wells, currently 34,  played in China a ...

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Patrick Ewing Shows Interest In Coaching Knicks

New York Knicks legend Patrick Ewing hinted at his interest in coaching the team. Ewing is currently the assistant coach for the Orlando Magic, but says he may look into a head coaching job. Ewing is content with his current position with the Magic, but he would like to keep his doors open for a possible upgrade. Ewing  does not have a strong relationship with owner James Dolan, but the fans have a ever-las ...

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Knicks Legend Named GM of Erie BayHawks

New York Knicks legend Allan Houston has been named the General Manager of the D-League's Erie BayHawks. The BayHawks were previously the affiliate team of the Cleveland Cavaliers, but they have recently joined forces with the Knicks. Houston was rumored to be a top candidate for the Knicks' vacant general manager position, but this agreement with the BayHawks derailed any possibilities. Allan Houston curre ...

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Knicks Looking to Add Defensive Minded-Assistant Coach

The New York Knicks are looking to bolster their title chances this off-season, and the front office is looking to improve the coaching staff as the first step. Player transactions will begin later this summer but coaching changes can occur at any give time, thus the franchise is wasting no time in preparation for the off-season. Despite the latest rumors that Mike D'Antoni may not return to the Knicks next ...

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Mike D’Antoni Not Worried About Possibly Losing Job

Mike D'Antoni has been the topic of the latest rumors surrounding New York, and many people believe his stint with the Knicks may end soon. Nevertheless, D'Antoni is not worried about receiving the pink slip from the team's front office. With the recent "firing" of former VP/GM Donnie Walsh, the man that hired D'Antoni, came a lot of speculation as to who will be the next head coach. The Knicks were ousted ...

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Knicks Part Ways With Donnie Walsh

New York Knicks owner James Dolan announced Friday that the team will not extend Donnie Walsh's contract. Walsh was expected to sign a new deal later this week, but Dolan decided to part ways with the legendary general manager. Walsh will no longer be apart of the Knicks' front office, but he will be a consultant for the team in the 2011-12 season. Even though Walsh acquired Amar'e Stoudemire and Carmelo An ...

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BYU Star Jimmer Fredette Works Out For Knicks

Brigham Young University star, Jimmer Fredette, will work-out for the Knicks today as part of pre-draft evaluations. The 2010 NCAA Player of the Year averaged 28.9 points per game in his senior year and awed fans with his incredible offensive ability. The Knicks evaluated Fredette last spring, but the work-out was cut short after he suffered a quad strain. However, as the 2011 NBA Draft approaches the Knick ...

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