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June 17, 2021

Immanuel Quickley does not show up on NBA’s Rookie of the Year voting ballot

Zack Geoghegan 4:30pm June 17, 2021 6/17/21

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The voters clearly did not see what the Kentucky Knicks fans saw all season long… On Wednesday–amidst a non-stop avalanche of random NBA news–the league quietly let it slip that Charlotte Hornets point guard LaMelo Ball had won the 2020-21 Rookie of the Year Award. Not big news, considering he was the favorite for the…

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June 4, 2021

What happened to Julius Randle in the Playoffs?

Alex Weber 2:00pm June 4, 2021 6/4/21

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The Julius Randle that won the 2021 Most-Improved Player Award and almost single-handedly carried his scrappy Knicks to the four-seed, vanished in the playoffs. Randle averaged 24 points, 10 rebounds and 6 assists on 41% shooting from three and 45% from the field in the regular season; but in New York’s five-game series with Atlanta,…

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May 31, 2021

BBNBA: AD hurt again as Suns tie Lakers, Hawks push Knicks to the brink

Wynn McDonald 3:00pm May 31, 2021 5/31/21 Comments Disabled

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All four of the playoff games on Sunday began with one team leading 2-1 in a pivotal moment for each first round series. None of them were close, but two ended with the series being tied up, and two resulted in one team pushing the other to a dangerous 3-1 deficit. Knicks fans, be warned:…

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May 29, 2021

BBNBA: Randle & Knicks struggle and Playoff Rondo returns

Alex Weber 1:00pm May 29, 2021 5/29/21

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It was a fun Friday night of NBA Playoff action. Check out how the Kentucky guys did. RECAP Randle struggles in Knicks loss Man, what is up with Julius Randle? In three playoff games so far, he’s shooting just 14/54 from the field and has yet to score more than 15 points after averaging over…

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May 27, 2021

BBNBA: Randle and the Knicks bounce back in Game 2

Alex Weber 3:30pm May 27, 2021 5/27/21

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The Kentucky Knicks got an exciting bounce-back win yesterday vs. Atlanta and Tyrese Maxey shined for Philadelphia. Check it out in today’s NBA update. RECAP Knicks erase 13-point deficit to beat Hawks 101-92 The first half was an offensive catastrophe for the Knickerbockers. Julius Randle missed all of his shots from the field and his…

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May 24, 2021

BBNBA: Booker electric in playoff debut, Knicks drop Game 1 heartbreaker

Wynn McDonald 3:30pm May 24, 2021 5/24/21 Comments Disabled

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The second full day of NBA playoff action was not lacking for drama. And from the growing legend of DBook to Immmanuel Quickley setting the Garden on fire, former ‘Cats were in the thick of it. Let’s dive right in. RECAP Booker’s 34 leads Suns past AD, Lakers in game one When the L.A. Lakers…

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May 17, 2021

BBNBA: Wrapping up the playoff field

Wynn McDonald 6:00pm May 17, 2021 5/17/21

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Seventy-two games up, seventy-two games down. The 2021 NBA regular season came to a close on Sunday, with all 30 teams in action on the final day — and with the inaugural play-in tournament starting this week, the end-of-season competition was ramped up a notch. It was a surprisingly fun day of hoops that saw…

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Unoriginal Kevin Durant obviously wants to be Julius Randle

Drew Franklin 10:00am May 17, 2021 5/17/21

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Last night Kevin Durant downplayed the Brooklyn Nets’ “Big 3” of Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden, three of the best offensive players in history on one $200 million team. “I think we’re the ‘Big 15’,” Durant said after Brooklyn’s win secured the East’s No. 2 seed Sunday night. Kevin Durant on if the "Big…

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May 14, 2021

Julius Randle says he wants to “retire as a New York Knick”

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm May 14, 2021 5/14/21

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New York Knicks, Kentucky Knicks–it’s all the same around here. For the first time in nearly a decade, the New York Knicks are fun again. And when New York is having fun, the NBA is having fun. The Knicks, now formally known as the “Kentucky Knicks”, have developed this new-founded identity of success through the…

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May 13, 2021

WATCH: New York Knicks welcome John Calipari to Madison Square Garden

Zack Geoghegan 10:15pm May 13, 2021 5/13/21

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John Calipari was at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night to check out a handful of his former players and he received a warm welcome from the Knicks organization. The head coach of Kentucky Men’s Basketball is in the northeast for this weekend’s Basketball Hall of Fame ceremony. As a pit stop, Calipari and his…

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