NBA: Carmelo Anthony on Jeremy Lin With Nets: ‘He is the face of their franchise – believe it or not’


Jeremy Lin signed a three-year, $36 million deal with the Nets bringing him back to New York where his fame started, but this time, he’s with the team on the other side of the river.  Carmelo Anthony admitted to being surprised that Lin is Brooklyn’s new star when asked about his former teammate invading the Garden on Saturday for a Knicks-Nets preseason game, but he also said he was happy for Lin.

NBA: Eddy Curry Says He Regrets Skipping College & He Was ‘Babied’ in Chicago

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Eddy Curry is getting back on the court soon as part of the new Champions Basketball League, but during a speaking engagement at Metea Valley High School in Aurora, IL, the big man reminisced on his NBA playing days.  Curry was speaking to a group of 30 high school athletes, and talked about what life was like as a professional athlete.  He noted how much he wished he had gone to college, how he was babied in Chicago, and that affected him when he got to New York which was way different.

NBA: Derrick Rose on Knicks: ‘I think we have a chance to win every game’

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Though Derrick Rose was initially hurt about being traded from his hometown Chicago Bulls, he is also excited about his fresh start with the New York Knicks.  Rose is very optimistic about what he and his new teammates are capable of doing.  He caused a stir when he referred to the Knicks as a “superteam” and now his latest statement is creating a buzz.

(Video) NBA: Fabolous Admits He Was Wrong In Saying Knicks Are Done After Drafting Kristaps Porzingis


Not too many people are willing to admit when they’re wrong but Fabolous admitted that he was way off when he predicted doom for the New York Knicks when they drafted Kristaps Porzingis.

NBA: Stephen Jackson Says He’d Be Perfect Fit With Knicks & Goes In on Derek Fisher

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  As you’ve probably noticed, I did quite a few posts on Stephen Jackson.  While preparing for his NBA comeback, he’s also been pretty chatty on a few different subjects; from Tony Parker being selfish to his top five in the league now.  Though Jackson says he doesn’t plan to try out for teams and is waiting on calls, he also says he’d be a perfect fit for the Knicks.  He also went on the Knicks former coach Derek Fisher, who’s been hinting at an NBA comeback of his own.

NBA: Ready For The 2016 Christmas Day Lineup?


Looks like we are in for a treat on Christmas Day. We don’t have the full 2016/17 NBA lineup yet, but we have some good ones!

NBA: Amar’e Stoudemire Signs One-Day Contract to Retire a Knick

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Amar’e Stoudemire decided to hang up his jersey for good but before he did so, he signed a one-day contract with New York so he could retire a Knick.

NBA: Carmelo Anthony Reveals How Close the Knicks Were to Getting Dwyane Wade

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Dwyane Wade had a public falling out with the Miami Heat during free agency and began to explore his options with other teams.  The Heat offered Wade a two-year, $40 million deal but he believed he was worth more, especially because of the pay cuts he’d taken in previous years.  One of the teams that held mutual interest was the New York Knicks, but Phil Jackson had meetings and agreements with other players before the availability of Wade was known.  Carmelo Anthony revealed the Knicks were extremely close to getting Wade but the timing was off.

NBA: Carmelo Anthony Thanks Phil Jackson For Offseason Moves & Calls Knicks Playoff Team

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Carmelo Anthony is finally happy and has something to look forward to in his new-look New York Knicks.  This offseason, Knicks president Phil Jackson traded for Derrick Rose and added Joakim Noah, Courtney Lee and Brandon Jennings during free agency.  Saying Jackson “stepped up,’’ Anthony called the Knicks “a playoff team,” adding the group is “a very special team on paper’’ and has its “competitive edge’’ back.

NBA: Brandon Jennings Joining New York Knicks on One-Year Deal

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The New York Knicks continue to add big names to their roster during this exciting offseason.  Albeit some of them are coming off injury, it’s still exciting nonetheless for a team that’s struck out a time or two or ten (trust me I’m a fan).  In addition to Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Courtney Lee, the Knicks has also acquired free agent Brandon Jennings.

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