Knicks Hire Fizdale

by ny-hoops on May 4, 2018

After an extensive search that stretched across two continents, the Knicks finally settled on their new coach, selecting former Grizzlies¬† head coach and Heat assistant David Fizdale. Fizdale was on the Knicks initial shortlist, and checked all of the boxes Scott Perry and Steve Mills were looking for. Fiz is progressive, has championship experience, is […]

Kanter’s Option, 2nd Interviews, and Summer Dreams.

April 27, 2018

The Knicks European vacation and prolonged and patient interview process have put the media focus on David Blatt and Marc Berman’s verbiage choice and the ensuing twitter frenzy about Blatt having a “second interview”. Blatt also interviewed with Phil when he hired Hornacek. Source says Knicks president Steve Mills and GM Scott Perry met with […]

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Budenholzer Free. Larranaga Added To List

April 26, 2018

As the coaching search turns, Atlanta Hawks announced a mutual separation agreement with Mike Budenholzer which means there’s no longer compensation due the Hawks for whomever signs Budenholzer. Additionally, the Knicks quietly sought permission to, and interviewed Celtics lead assistant Jay Larranaga. Larranaga coached the Celtics summer league entry, is a former D-League coach, and […]

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Knicks Coaching Search Update

April 25, 2018

With Scott Perry and Steve Mills taking their exhaustive coaching search overseas this week, the field is a smorgasborg of Republican debate stage proportions. Jerry Stackhouse, David Fizdale, Mark Jackson, Kenny Smith, Mike Budenholzer, Mike Woodson, David Blatt, and James Borrego round out the field to date, with Villanova’s Jay Wright, and Jeff Van Gundy […]

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