Knicks fans, how are you all doing ?
Happy birthday coach Derek Fisher (1974). May you remain healthy and enthusiastic about coaching the apple of our eyes!
Ok, now to business.
This is the Saturday chop of news from around the web about our beloved orange and blue.
Carmelo Anthony told Spanish reporters that he doesn’t think the Knicks will be able to contend for a championship next season, but he believes that next season will be the beginning of something special in New York. Don’t read too much into it. He is not giving up now that he has 120 mil guaranteed, he’s just being realistic and so should we. Who knows, though? Am I right?
For those interested in the organization and it’s hierarchy as much as you are in the team, Personnel Director Mark Warkentien re-signs with the team after nearly taking a position in the Memphis Grizzlies front office., according to the NY Daily News.
Quick analysis about the possibility of the Knicks going after Marc Gasol next year during the free agency bonanza.
Didn’t you love watching Thanasis Antetokounmpo during the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas? I surely did. The guy is energetic and brings excitement and defensive effort to the team. Too bad the roster is full. Thanasis is reportedly in the process of deciding where he will play next year – Europe ($) or the Westchester Knicks D-League team (close to the Garden).