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Coach Woodson Laments Poor Defensive Performance (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.   "We're still not ready yet defensively," says Knicks coach Mike Woodson after his team lost a pre-season game to the previously winless Bucks. Woodson's diagnosis was absolutely correct.  Any fan that watched the game had to be disappointed with the defensive intensity of both the starters and a […]

Open Thread Night: Knicks Take On Bucks at 8pm Tonight

  KnicksFanaticBlog is back at it — our game night live blogging.  Tonight we will use our very own real-time comment system for the live blog.  So feel free to join us at any time to discuss the game and the future of our beloved Knicks. Tonight we take on the Milwaukee Bucks.  Coach Woodson […]

Basketball Lover Quickie: How Doc Rivers Improves Clippers’ Offense

There is nothing like a good explanation of basketball strategy and I found one, via Twitter no less,  that I think you will love.  The Tweet, which I have embedded because it seems like a cool thing to do, leads to a SB Nation "BBall Breakdown" episode that details how Doc has changed the Clippers' […]

Metta World Peace and Tyler Hansborough

Metta Loves Tyler Hansbrough, Calls Instigators Fools

Metta World Peace Loves Tyler Hansbrough and is appreciative and supportive of Hansbrough tough style of play.  And that is why I love Metta; always have. Despite the media's attempt to turn a pre-season face-to-face confrontation between Metta and Hansbrough into a major event, the Knicks newest tough guy told reporters how much he liked […]

Mike Woodson Interview

Woodson, Impressed With Youngins, Close to Setting Roster

After the Knicks loss to Toronto, coach Mike Woodson was pleased that his young players competed,  According to Woodson this was the last game for those trying to make the roster to show what they could do.  Despite being impressed with the youngsters, he expressed concern about their defensive lapses without giving outright clues to […]

Stoudemire Says He May Play In Knicks Season Opener

Knicks star forward Amare Stoudemire is so excited about being cleared for contact that he is looking forward to being in the Knicks lineup for the season opener against Milwaukee. “I feel great. It does [feel good] to finally be out there moving around. I feel strong. I feel I’m in great shape, so progress […]

ESPN NBA Ranks

ESPN.COM’S SKANK RANKINGS PREDICT MELO AS 15th BEST IN LEAGUE

  Sometimes a fan has got to wonder whether ESPN.com knows what it is talking about.   But then there are times when it is not necessary to wonder because it is clear that ESPN.com doesn't have a clue about a clue.  The results of the ESPN.com/TrueHoop Network player rankings is one time you know […]

Metta Words: “Iman . . . . is the best shooting Guard In The League”

You've gotta love Metta. Brash, irreverent, funny and either delusional or just a really encouraging teammate.   Apparently, Metta has been pumping Iman up for great things which a great teammate should do.  But others might recognize the latest Metta tag as hyperbole.  As shown, in the featured video, Iman has been getting words of […]

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Dean “The Dream” Meminger, Knicks Champion- Rucker Park Legend Passes On

  Former Knick, Dean "the Dream" Meminger died on August 23, 2013 at the age of 65.  Meminger, a key actor in the Knicks 1973 Championship run, moved to New York from South Carolina when he was a seventh grader. As he sharpened his lightning quick point guardoffensive and defensive skills on the Harlem playgrounds, […]

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Knicks 2013-2014 Schedule: Season Starts October 30th

Yesterday, the NBA released the Knicks schedule for the 2013-2014 season.  The season starts October 30th at home against the Milwaukee Bucks.  We should start the season 1-0. (All Times Are Eastern) Oct. 30 Milwaukee Oct. 31 at Chicago Nov. 3 Minnesota Nov. 5 Charlotte Nov. 8 at Charlotte Nov. 10 San Antonio Nov. 13 […]

Knicks Toy With Pacers

    ON OUR WAY TO THE TITLE SHUMPERT POSTERIZES ALL OF THE PACERS

The CAMBY, WALLACE, KMART FACTOR

  OK…..the Knicks are playing the NYC Media like a Violin and they deserve it. Reported today was that Rasheed Wallace will under-go regular season ending surgery. DON'T BELIEVE EVERYTHING YOU READ BY THE NYC MSM. Dolan is feeding the "Pigs" and the NYC "Pigs" are eating it like slop. Reports are that this type […]