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.  

Knicks & Nets Plan To Win Now Backfiring

The NBA season is young.  Teams need time to find their stride.  Whatever it may be the Eastern Conference in the NBA (outside of Miami) is looking slow and old.  The Western Conference however is thriving. It feels like a turkey overstuffed.  Not with stuffing but with talent.  Like that the Portland Trail Blazers can […]

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 […]

Open Thread Night: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Charlotte Bobcats (7:00pm)

Tonight, the Knicks tryagain to handle the Bobcats, but this time they do it without their big man Tyson Chandler.  In the Knicks102-97 los to the Bobcats on Tuesday, although our heroes cut the score to a two point differential late in the 4th, the Knick continued to fail defensively.  It is doubtful that the […]

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Is The Knicks’ Bad Start J.R. Smith’s Fault (Poll?)

Is The Knicks’ Bad Start J.R. Smith’s Fault?   The Knicks are 1-3 and it is clear that the Knicks' defense or lack thereof is the major culprit.  However, with the injury to Tyson Chandler highlighting the Knicks' deficiencies to start the season, it is easy to wonder where the Knicks would be if J.R. […]

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Tyson Down With Fractured Leg and Out 4-6 Weeks

There seems to be no news but bad news for the New York Knicks, In the first quarter of a humiliating loss to the Charlotte Bobcats, center Tyson Chandler fractured his right fibula in a collision with Kemba Walker, It is bad enough that the Knicks defense is already broken, but Chandler's injury threatens to […]


Open Thread Night: Fanatics Live Blog Knicks v. Charlotte Bobcats (@ 7:30pm)

Tonight the Fanatics will gather to watch, and hopefully enjoy, the Knicks' contest against the Charlotte Bobcats.  The Bobcats are 1-2, 4th in the Southeast Division.  They lost their last game to the Pelicans.  It was a butt whippin'. The Knicks are fortunate to play this team tonight and again Friday night.  It should be […]


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

Feel free to join the Fanatics tonight as we live blog the Knicks v. the  Minnesota Timberwolves (2-0) On Friday Kevin Love (24 points and 12 rebounds) and Ricky Rubio (14 points and 10 assists) dusted off the Westbrook-less OakCity Thunder easily, 100-81.  It should be a lot of fun to see how Prigiani, the […]