Knicks Rumors: Mitchell Robinson Contract Extension Was Discussed in Offseason

ElsaHaving established himself as a valuable post presence, the New York Knicks reportedly thought about extending Mitchell Robinson during the offseason. Per SNY’s Ian Begley, the Knicks gave “internal consideration” to signing Robinson to a long-term contract in the range of “four years, $53 million”:Ian Begley @IanBegleyKnicks gave internal consideration to extending Mitchell Robinson’s contract in…Continue Reading

Knicks emerge as JaVale McGee trade candidate as Lakers look to sign Marc Gasol

JaVale McGee LakersThe Knicks have emerged as potential trade partners with the Lakers for JaVale McGee, as Los Angeles continues to try and free up cap space to sign free agent center Marc Gasol, SNY’s Ian Begley confirmed Sunday.According to Begley, trading McGee was always part of the Lakers’ offseason plan if they were going…Continue Reading

Former Knicks forward Bobby Portis agrees to two-year contract with Bucks

The TelegraphNovak Djokovic’s controversial season over as Dominic Thiem books place in ATP Finals showpieceNovak Djokovic’s strange and controversial tennis season is over, after Dominic Thiem eliminated him from the Nitto ATP Finals in a spectacular denouement to the first semi-final. In a year when the sport has been overshadowed by off-court events, Djokovic has…Continue Reading

Knicks Rumors: Obi Toppin Expected to Be Drafted by NY If Available; Cavs Linked

Gary Landers/Associated PressThe New York Knicks have been linked with point guard prospects for the past few months, but they would reportedly draft Obi Toppin if he is still on the board at No. 8, according to Kevin O’Connor of The Ringer.The 6’9″ forward has reportedly “drawn interest from teams in the top five,” although he could…Continue Reading

Knicks Reportedly Eyeing Isaiah Stewart with No. 27 Pick in 2020 NBA Draft

John Locher/Associated PressThe New York Knicks are reportedly interested in pursuing University of Washington forward Isaiah Stewart with their No. 27 pick in the 2020 NBA draft, according to Marc Berman of the New York Post.According to Berman, the Boston Celtics are also interested in Stewart, who averaged 17.0 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.1 blocks…Continue Reading

Report: Knicks Interested in Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in Free Agency

Kevin C. Cox/Associated PressThe New York Knicks are interested in signing free-agent forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, per Marc Berman of the New York Post. Berman explained the reasoning behind the news:”Tom Thibodeau is a defensive-minded coach and president Leon Rose wants to create a roster that fits his big coaching hire.”According to sources, the Knicks also view the player…Continue Reading

Knicks Rumors: RJ Barrett’s Fit with Potential Offseason Moves a Top Priority

Mary Altaffer/Associated PressThe New York Knicks reportedly will prioritize RJ Barrett’s progression and development as free agency opens this offseason, according to SNY’s Ian Begley. “Several people in touch with decision-makers at [Madison Square Garden] say they expect that the Knicks will take a player’s fit with [and] impact on RJ Barrett into account when considering a potential move,”…Continue Reading