Knicks Fix

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2012

    Win Now or Worry Later for Knicks

    Mortgaging the future is basically cashing out future value to spend now. The Knicks have a small window here to maximize the max contracts on this team, so win-now mode was engaged at the expense of long-term forecasting. We've seen this before here and the results were not favorable, but this franchise hasn't seen this much actual talent on the roster in over a decade, so the full-speed-ahead...
  • Friday, July 06, 2012

    Raising Jeremy: Lin Will Benefit From Kidd

    Jason Kidd woke Thursday morning in his sprawling Water Mill mansion on Long Island with the understanding that his NBA career would likely see its final days with the Dallas Mavericks. After a round of golf, which tends to engender the spirits of competitiveness and exuberance, Kidd apparently wasn't ready to surrender his career, even at the age of 39, with a team that has been quickly dismantled since it won...
  • Friday, June 29, 2012

    Knicks Go With Grecian Formula at 48

    Spero Dedes has a perpetual smile (and if you got to live his life, you would too), but it seemed a little wider after the Knicks drafted Kostas Papanikolaou with the 48th pick in Thursday night's NBA Draft. Spero, of proud Greek heritage, and I were together in Manhattan filming a commercial for MSG Network (look for it next week) and we could practically hear the boos from Knicks fans rolling across...