Knicks Fix

  • Friday, October 19, 2012

    Amar'e Looks to 'Polish the Gems'

    Amar'e Stoudemire talked about "polishing the gems" he received from his summer matriculation at Dream University. The two-week course with Hakeem Olajuwon was set up to help Stoudemire, at 29, add a missing dimension -- a post-up game -- to his offensive skill set. As Stoudemire makes his preseason debut Friday night against the Toronto Raptors in Montreal, the focus is about how he and Carmelo...
  • Saturday, October 13, 2012

    Meet the Knicks' New Odd Couple

    J.R. Smith came to the Knicks last spring to play with Carmelo Anthony, but this summer he was afraid of losing his favorite teammate to free agency. 

    “We were so nervous and scared that we weren’t going to be on the same team anymore," Smith said. His concern was not about parting ways with Melo, but the potential departure of Steve Novak

    Yes, Steve Novak. 

    "People asked me who I texted the most this summer,"...
  • Thursday, October 11, 2012

    The hashtagging has been fun. The nicknames have been cute. But it's time to put a rest to Linsanity. It's time to acknowledge that Jeremy Lin is not a novelty act, but a real, and talented, basketball player. And a point guard who found his game in a system perfectly tailored for it, at just the right time. None of this happens without a host of contributing factors: desperation of a coach and a team,...