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Knicks clarify that new consultant Stoute can't fire coach

Feb. 11, 2020 6:59 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks clarified on Tuesday that the new adviser they hired to improve their brand makes no personnel decisions, after he indicated during a televised interview that they would hire a new coach. Steve Stoute, hired in part last month to improve the team's connection to its...

FILE - In this April 12, 2018, file photo, New York Knicks' president Steve Mills speaks to reporters at an NBA basketball news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y. The Knicks fired Mills on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. Perry will take over control of the basketball operations, according to the person, who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because no announcement had been made. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

AP source: Knicks plan to hire agent Rose to run team

Feb. 6, 2020 9:11 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks plan to hire agent Leon Rose to take over their basketball operations, a person with knowledge of the details said. Rose will replace Steve Mills, who was fired as team president on Tuesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because talks...

FILE - In this April 12, 2018, file photo, New York Knicks' general manager Scott Perry, right, and president Steve Mills listen during an NBA basketball news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y. The Knicks fired Mills on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press. Perry will take over control of the basketball operations, according to the person, who spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because no announcement had been made. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Knicks fire Steve Mills, begin search for new president

Feb. 4, 2020 5:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks made a big move before the trade deadline — by getting rid of the guy who would have been making their deals. They fired President Steve Mills on Tuesday, shaking up the front office at a most unusual time. General manager Scott Perry will take over control of the...

New York Knicks head coach Mike Miller, center, argues with NBA official Justin Van Duyne as New York Knicks forward Marcus Morris Sr. reacts to a call in the closing minutes of the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Charlotte Hornets in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020. Charlotte won 97-92. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

A year after Porzingis deal, things remain bleak for Knicks

Jan. 31, 2020 4:29 PM EST

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Marcus Morris talked tough in the preseason, when the New York Knicks made their annual boasts that things were going to be different. He spoke softly Friday, apologizing for his misplaced machismo on another night the Knicks embarrassed themselves on the court and in the locker...

Los Angeles Clippers' Montrezl Harrell (5) dunks over New York Knicks' Marcus Morris Sr. (13) and Reggie Bullock (25) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Clippers get 30-plus from 3 players, beat Knicks 135-132

Jan. 5, 2020 8:04 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A day after a 26-point loss to Memphis in another matinee, the Clippers had a least three players score at least 30 points for the first time in franchise history. Montrezl Harrell scored 34 points off the bench, reserve Lou Williams scored 32 to match starter Paul George, and Los...

New York Knicks forward Bobby Portis (1) reacts during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Randle, Knicks beat Wizards 107-100 for second straight win

Dec. 28, 2019 11:55 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Miller took over a team with just four wins earlier this month and has already led the New York Knicks to five victories. The interim coach is deflecting all the credit, pointing to Julius Randle's play of late. Randle scored 30 points and equaled a season high with 16 rebounds,...

New York Knicks forward RJ Barrett (9) attempts a layup against Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New York, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)

Giannis has triple-double, Bucks rout Knicks 123-102

Dec. 21, 2019 11:16 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had a triple-double, though his brother had the highlight. And while the NBA MVP wasn't interested in talking about his stats, he certainly was impressed by Thanasis' one basket, a follow slam with his left hand in the fourth quarter. “That was amazing. That was...

Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo (13) looks for an open teammate past New York Knicks forward Taj Gibson (67) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Heat ease past Knicks, lead wire-to-wire in 129-114 win

Dec. 20, 2019 11:24 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Goran Dragic said he was rusty. The stat sheet disagreed. Dragic had 18 points and eight assists in his return from a strained groin, Bam Adebayo led Miami with 20 and the Heat had no trouble on the way to beating the New York Knicks 129-114 on Friday night. Miami’s starters got the...