The Knicks Start Picking Up the Pieces

May 11, 2012 12:00 AM

The Knicks Start Picking Up the Pieces

" At the end of the original "The Bad News Bears," the Bears aren't willing to accept the patronizing congratulations of the Yankees and instead tell them to wait for next year when things will be different.

Although those shots of Jeremy Lin on the bench in glasses did call to mind Oglivy, the Knicks have very little in common with that little league baseball squad. Mike Woodson's no Walter Matthau, there's no girl on the team and the Knicks didn't have beers on the court after their loss in Game Five.

They are trying to send a similar message to the Heat and the rest of the NBA, though. The Knicks met with the media for some post-mortem on Thursday and, to a man, they sent a message that they will be a more formidable team next year.

Carmelo Anthony bristled at questions about finding a way to work with Amar'e Stoudemire and both men pointed to their limited time working together outside of games as rationale for their belief that they can figure the whole thing out before next season "

Click here to read the whole article

Google related News

Tuesday, July 03, 2012 by New York Post

Knicks guard Lin to skip US Olympic scrimmage

The Knicks' decision to be patient and not make Jeremy Lin a maximum offer at the start of free agency has forced him to withdraw from the U.S. select team that will scrimmage against the U.S..

Read more
Sunday, July 01, 2012 by Yahoo! Sports

Knick Opportunities for Improvement Slim: A Fan's View

From Yahoo! Sports: With the NBA draft now behind us, and the free agency period beginning, the fog is clearing concerning potential help for the New York Knicks. Having closely observed the various strengths of the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder ...

Read more
Monday, July 02, 2012 by Buckets Over Broadway

NBA Free Agency: Knicks intrigued by Brandon Bass, Rashard Lewis

If the Knicks do decide to bring aboard Lewis, its important to view him in the role he should be playing. The Knicks aren't looking for him to be the All-Star he was with Seattle or Orlando. Instead, he'd be a hybrid 3-4 the Knicks would bring in off ...

Read more
Thursday, June 28, 2012 by Yahoo! Sports

Knick Coach Woodson Starts Tenure Delusional: A Fan's View

Sports: With the interim tag ripped off, New York Knick coach Mike Woodson began his official tenure as coach by indicating his team and the Oklahoma City Thunder, by virtue of their identical one-win playoff efforts against the Miami Heat, are closer ...

Read more