Manhattan Knicks Rivalry

Shane Larkin responds to Phil Jackson’s comments: “couldn’t grow in an offense I wasn’t comfortable in”

Shane Larkin (second from right) is more comfortable in Brooklyn's offense. (AP)

“Unfortunately, Shane hasn’t grown any since the start of the season.” Those are the words of Phil Jackson as told to Charley Rosen, regarding new Brooklyn Nets guard Shane Larkin after the beginning of last season. Though Jackson said he’d “stepped up” earlier in the year, he then referenced Larkin’s lack of development by the […]

Knicks Owner James Dolan Tells Knicks Fan “start rooting.for the Nets because the Knicks dont want you”

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New York Knicks owner James Dolan has already amassed a surprisingly long list of horrible things he’s done, but this may top them all. In emails provided to Deadspin, Knicks fan since 1952 and father of filmmaker Aaron Bierman told Dolan that he had created a mess out of the Knicks, who are 10-41 and […]

More videos emerge of Jeffrey Gamblero’s boot from MSG

Before today, the only videos from the unfortunate incident showed the aftermath, the jarring sight of Nets neon-clad “super-fan” Jeffrey Gamblero dragged out by MSG Security without his prosthetic leg. But new videos posted by NJ.com today from fan Maya Ponzini, who sat near Gamblero at the game, show him dancing and yelling in the […]

Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Brook Lopez, & Nets execute in crunch time vs. Knicks

NEW YORK, N.Y. — It looked like it’d be all Joe Johnson once again. With a 16-point Nets lead whittled down to just three points with under two minutes remaining, it looked like “Joe Cool” would try to lead the Nets to victory once again with his late-game shotmaking. But it wasn’t shotmaking this time: […]

Derek Fisher Calls For Timeout, Referee Doesn’t Grant It (VIDEO)

With 19 seconds left and the Knicks trailing 96-93, Carmelo Anthony grabbed a rebound off a missed layup and sauntered upcourt, nearly parallel to coach Derek Fisher and referee Mark Lindsay. Fisher, perhaps seeing Anthony take too much time off the clock, gestured towards his sides with his hands, a symbol for calling a timeout. But Lindsay, despite clearly seeing Fisher’s gesture…