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New York Knicks kingpins Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony get Willis Reed's tick of approval

Al Iannazzone Willis Reed never thought he'd see his old friend and teammate Phil Jackson back with the Knicks, but he's thrilled that he is and believes he will turn around the franchise.

Dallas Mavericks centre Tyson Chandler upset with how he was portrayed with New York Knicks

Mavericks return: Tyson Chandler shoots for the Knicks against the Clippers earlier this year.

Dwain Price For Tyson Chandler, the news made him feel like someone had stuck a knife in his back and was driving it not-so-gently down his spine.

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New York Knicks owner James Dolan taking a new track and a new tack

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: James Dolan attends TAO Downtown Grand Opening on September 28, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images for TAO Downtown)

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Scott Cacciola New York Knicks owner James Dolan is taking a new tack in his bid to break the New York Knicks' NBA title drought.

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New York Knicks believe they've done enough to keep Carmelo Anthony

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Al Iannazzone LeBron James is going home, but Carmelo Anthony hasn't announced that he is staying home yet.

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New York Knicks only see one threat in keeping Carmelo Anthony ... Chicago Bulls

New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony (7) is defended by Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in New York. The Knicks won the game 102-92. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Sam Amick What better time than the Fourth of July weekend to discuss NBA free agency, that annual event when players who finally have the freedom to play where they want so often choose the most dramatic of...

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New York Knicks sack another coach

Former New York Knicks' coach Mike Woodson.

Harvey Araton The New York Knicks have canned another head coach, and to this we may all shrug and say, what else is new?

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New York Knicks fire coach Mike Woodson after missing NBA playoffs

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 1: Head coach Mike Woodson of the New York Knicks yells to a ref during the second half of a game against the Miami Heat at Madison Square Garden on February. 1, 2014 in New York City. The Heat defeated the Knicks 106-91. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.   Rich Schultz /Getty Images/AFP

Eben Novy-Williams The New York Knicks fired coach Mike Woodson after the National Basketball Association team missed the playoffs with a 37-45 record, team President Phil Jackson said in an e-mailed statement.

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Spurning New York Knicks, Steve Kerr Reaches Deal To Coach Golden State Warriors

Steve Kerr stunned the New York Knicks on Wednesday by agreeing to a deal to become the coach of the Golden State Warriors.

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New York Knicks' whiff on Steve Kerr 'embarrassing situation,' ex-president says

Scott Soshnick Phil Jackson's inability to land the coach of his choice is an "embarrassing situation" for the man granted total control over basketball operations of the New York Knicks, former Madison Square...

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Derek Fisher humbled by his reported candidacy for New York Knicks coaching job

Derek Fisher shoots over Manu Ginobili.

Al Iannazzone Derek Fisher called it "humbling" and "flattering" that he's believed to be the new No. 1 on Phil Jackson's list of Knicks coaching candidates.

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New York Knicks trade Raymond Felton and Tyson Chandler for a passer and flexibility

Tyson Chandler shoots for the Knicks against the Clippers earlier this year.

Scott Cacciola Phil Jackson has been fairly methodical in his short tenure as the New York Knicks' president.

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New York Knicks hire Derek Fisher as coach

Derek Fisher guards Manu Ginobili during the Western Conference finals.

Scott Cacciola NEW YORK - For two decades, Derek Fisher held his own as a little man in a big man's game, winning five NBA championship rings with the Los Angeles Lakers and even this season, at the age of 39,...

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Steve Kerr to New York Knicks speculation leads NBA coach chatter

Knicks coaching candidate Steve Kerr surrounded by television co-commentators Reggie Miller and Marv Albert.

Jeff Zillgitt, and Sam Amick Phil Jackson made his first major move as president of the New York Knicks, firing coach Mike Woodson on Monday. Now, Jackson gets to wield his influence and hire a new coach.

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New York Knicks out of answers as Chicago Bulls dish out another loss

New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, J.R. Smith, center, and Tyson Chandler watch during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in New York. The Warriors won the game 126-103. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Scott Cacciola Carmelo Anthony was stuck in the present when he saw a sign Sunday afternoon that predicted his future: "Melo to Chicago.

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Los Angeles Lakers thump New York Knicks in Jackson's LA return

Xavier Henry leads the breakaway from Iman Shumpert at the Staples Center.

Reserve Xavier Henry scored 22 points and the Los Angeles Lakers routed the New York Knicks 127-96 on Tuesday in a showdown of Phil Jackson's current and former NBA clubs.

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Carmelo Anthony says New York Knicks situation is tough to handle

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) shows his disappointment in the closing seconds of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. The Grizzlies won 98-93. (AP Photo/Lance Murphey)

Ray Glier Carmelo Anthony's legacy is on the line with his next contract, so perhaps that is why the chaos of the New York Knicks' season made him shake his head on the bench with a look of torment early in...

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New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony: 'Anything that can go wrong is going wrong'

New York Knicks small forward Carmelo Anthony (7) and Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) talk during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Miami, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. The Heat won 108-82. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Scott Cacciola Nobody needed Carmelo Anthony to confirm what everyone already knew. But given his uncertain future with the New York Knicks, his saying it only added to the angst that has gnawed at this team for...

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Philadelphia 76ers streak continues after losing heartbreaker to New York Knicks

Tim Hardaway jnr goes up for a dunk for New York against Philadelphia.

Jason Wolf The streak continues, and in excruciating fashion.

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New York Knicks quiet at NBA trade deadline

New York Knicks shooting guard Iman Shumpert (21) shoots the ball over New Orleans Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis, left, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

Scott Cacciola New York Knicks did not do anything rash or imprudent ahead of Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline, like take on an onerous long-term contract. Given their history, it was always a possibility.

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New York Knicks lose to Atlanta Hawks while negotiating buyouts for veteran duo

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) is pushed away by teammate Raymond Felton (2) after exchanging word with an Atlanta Hawks player in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 107-98.  (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Scott Cacciola As the ball went up for the opening tip at Philips Arena on Saturday night, Cole Aldrich draped his left arm over the back of the folding chair next to him. It was empty.