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Open Thread Night: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Wizards (@ 7:00pm)

  The Knicks (3-8) loss to the Pacers was very promising.  It was the best defensive basketball they've played for four consecutive quarters in the same game this season.  Please note that Beno Udrih started at point guard and Raymond Felton was on the bench.  Hurray.  

Open Thread Night: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Detroit Pistons (7:30pm)

  Chris Smith is gone to the D-League, but J.R. Smith may still want to defend his brother's honor against Pistons' point guard Brandon Jennings.  It is unlikely that the mercurial, and often immature J.R. Smith will say anything beyond a tweet or a twerp to Jennings, after he was hit with a $25,000 fine […]

Open Thread Night: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Houston Rockets (8pm)

  Let's Do This.  By this I mean get a win. By the way, an ESPN commentator say Knicks were foolish to let Lin walk for nothing. Do you agree?  Last night he had 34 points and 12 assists.  He should be too tired to give our guy Felton much trouble.  Don't you think?

Open Thread Day: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Spurs (NOON)

J.R. Smith makes his return to the Knicks this afternnon in a face-off with the 5-1 Spurs:  Coach Woodson has indicated that Smith, who says he still lacks explosiveness, will come off the bench and be limited to 30 minutes of action for now. Woodson liked the winning starting lineup of Carmelo Anthony, Pablo Prigiani, […]

Bargnani Finally Shows Up As Knicks Beat Bobcats

Andrea Bargnani, the Knicks center/forward, finally showed up in the Knicks 101-91 of the Patrick Ewing coached Hornets. The embattled Bargnani scored 25 points, blocked five shots, grabbed 8 rebounds and dished 3 assists as he replaced the injured Tyson Chandler at center. Coach Woodson was very pleased with Bargnani's play. Woodson also admitted that […]