1. Will Phil Jackson's NY Knicks Legacy Be Defined by Carmelo Anthony's Decision?

    It wasn't very difficult to understand the New York Knicks ' thinking when they added Phil Jackson to spearhead the front office in March: The team was a mess...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 10 months ago 4,794 reads 9 comments

  2. NY Knicks' 2014 NBA Free-Agency Primer: What You Need to Know

    Think of the craziness that would ensue during a night out on the town with J.R. Smith . Now multiply that craziness by 10, and you're looking at the 2013-14 NBA offseason...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 17,696 reads 22 comments

  3. What Is Carmelo Anthony Really Looking For?

    When NBA players talk about free agency, it’s typically in laudatory terms: freedom of movement, the thrill of fielding offers and—perhaps most of all—having one’s talents validated...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 10 months ago 86,007 reads 472 comments

  4. Phil Jackson Says Tyson Chandler Trade Was About Fixing NY Knicks' Chemistry

    It's no secret that the New York Knicks would've flunked a high school chemistry class during the 2013-14 season. Throughout the campaign, one that ended before the playoffs began, the primary storylines all revolved around stupidity...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 83,508 reads 139 comments

  5. Knicks' Draft Splash Shows Phil Jackson Already Shifting Franchise's Trajectory

    Phil Jackson 's first draft as president of the New York Knicks went pretty well, mostly because it proceeded in decidedly un -Knicks-like fashion...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 89,480 reads 153 comments

  6. NY Knicks 2014 NBA Draft Primer

    While most teams prepare to feast on a talent smorgasbord at the NBA draft Thursday, the New York Knicks may only wrestle under the table for tasty scraps. As it stands, New York has no draft picks—but they do have options...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 11 months ago 14,331 reads 42 comments

  7. Dear Carmelo Anthony: A New York Knicks Fan's Open Letter

    Even the almighty Phil Jackson is having trouble convincing Carmelo Anthony to opt in to the year left on his current deal, and so it appears the superstar will test free agency, ...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 11 months ago 3,211 reads 19 comments

  8. Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher Era Must Start with Retaining Carmelo Anthony

    No matter the question, Carmelo Anthony is the answer for the New York Knicks . Best player on the team, most recognizable face away from the court, biggest recruiting chip, ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 2,101 reads 6 comments

  9. Are Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson a Perfect Match for the New York Knicks?

    Derek Fisher in the new head coach of the New York Knicks . He joins his former coach and current Knicks president Phil Jackson . Fisher has been praised for his leadership skills as a veteran player throughout his career...

    Behind The Mic Written by Behind The Mic about 11 months ago 3,963 reads 3 comments

  10. Full Scouting Report for NY Knicks' Top 2014 Draft Targets

    If the New York Knicks can attain a draft pick, the franchise will have the opportunity to select a talented young player...

    Frank Cesare Written by Frank Cesare about 11 months ago 7,738 reads 19 comments

  11. Phil Jackson May Hold Knicks' Strings, but Derek Fisher Not His Puppet Coach

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — The greatest coach in NBA history took another stroll on the practice court recently, to supervise a workout of college prospects and, in part, to scratch a minor itch...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 11 months ago 48,066 reads 41 comments

  12. What Kind of Coach Can We Expect Derek Fisher to Be for NY Knicks?

    Derek Fisher stood before a throng of reporters Tuesday, dressed to the nines, with an intense look on his face and sincerity and certainty in his voice as he was officially introduced as head coach of the New York Knicks ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 months ago 6,596 reads 8 comments

  13. Lakers Left to Ponder What Might Have Been After Knicks Hire Derek Fisher

    LOS ANGELES — We are not granted a clear vision of what might have been. That's the trick in every decision we make in life, big or small: Pick a path, and either own it ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 11 months ago 35,540 reads 111 comments

  14. Luke Walton Spoke to Phil Jackson About Asst. Coaching Job Amid Steve Kerr Talks

    It's unclear whether Luke Walton will wind up on the New York Knicks ' bench in some capacity, but discussions have certainly taken place. According to ESPNNewYork ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 11 months ago 7,526 reads 20 comments

  15. Report: Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher Have Already Discussed NY Knicks Job

    Well, that was predictably quick. Derek Fisher is less than one week removed from his last NBA game, but the 39-year-old has reportedly already spoken with team president Phil Jackson about the New York Knicks ' head coaching vacancy...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 months ago 13,189 reads 52 comments

  16. Updated Rankings for NY Knicks Coaching Candidates

    It's a search that many thought would be over weeks ago, but Phil Jackson is still scouring his inner circle and beyond to find the next New York Knicks head coach...

    John Dorn Written by John Dorn about 11 months ago 7,406 reads 11 comments

  17. Best Value Free Agents for NY Knicks to Pursue

    Even though there are gaping holes that need to be filled on the New York Knicks , now is the time to be frugal. Next summer is when the party starts...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 14,831 reads 14 comments

  18. Is Derek Fisher the Coach Phil Jackson Needs to Turn Around New York Knicks?

    Though soaked in controversy, the premise of the New York Knicks ' coaching search is simple: Phil Jackson is looking for a protege. Steve Kerr was initially supposed to be New York's pseudo Zen Master, but plans change...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 months ago 1,048 reads 1 comments

  19. Report: Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher to Meet About NY Knicks Coaching Vacancy

    Phil Jackson had to wait a few days and pay a few bucks, but he's finally getting his chance to sit down with Derek Fisher to discuss the New York Knicks ' head coaching vacancy...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 11 months ago 56,525 reads 88 comments

  20. Phil Jackson Fined $25,000 for Tampering with Derek Fisher

    Oklahoma City Thunder's Game 6 loss in the Western Conference Finals might have been Derek Fisher's last game in the NBA . Until he officially retires, though, he's still off limits for front offices looking for potential head coaches...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 101,625 reads 87 comments

  21. Is Phil Jackson Stunting New York Knicks' Rebuild Before It Starts?

    So much of the Phil Jackson mystique pivots on a picture of the 13-time NBA champion as basketball philosopher, someone for whom a particular problem—on the court or otherwise—seldom demands a single, rigid solution...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 11 months ago 14,179 reads 50 comments

  22. The Dangers of the Phil Jackson Coaching Tree

    Phil Jackson very reasonably wants someone he knows and trusts to be the next New York Knicks coach, but the people he knows and trusts either have spotty histories on the sideline or no experience there at all...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 11 months ago 35,096 reads 49 comments

  23. Phil Jackson Says He's 'Interested' in Coaching Knicks but Isn't Physically Able

    More than a few New York Knicks fans might relish the notion of Phil Jackson taking the bench all for himself...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 11 months ago 12,922 reads 34 comments

  24. Carmelo Anthony Will 'Think About' Phil Jackson's Advice to Opt In on Contract

    There will be plenty of change in New York now that Phil Jackson is running the Knicks , but a little continuity might be nice—especially when it comes to the team's best player...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 11 months ago 8,927 reads 23 comments

  25. Phil Jackson Talks Carmelo Anthony Opting In and NY Knicks' Coaching Search

    New York Knicks president of basketball operations Phil Jackson has a plethora of questions to answer about the organization’s future...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 11 months ago 15,832 reads 61 comments