John Schmeelk

Knicks guard Elfrid Payton dribbles the ball as Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker defends on Jan. 16, 2020, at Madison Square Garden.
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John Schmeelk
January 17, 2020 - 10:15 am
Don’t look at the individual waves. Instead, look at the current. There is no better advice for Knicks fans as they watch their team beat the second-place Heat one night and then get blown out at home by the Suns less than a week later.
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John Schmeelk
January 16, 2020 - 5:28 pm
In the latest episode of 'The Bank Shot' podcast, Mike Vorkunov of The Athletic joins host John Schmeelk to take a midseason look at the Knicks.
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Knicks shooting guard Reggie Bullock and shooting guard RJ Barrett and power forward Taj Gibson celebrate during the fourth quarter against the Miami Heat at Madison Square Garden on January 12, 2020.
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John Schmeelk
January 15, 2020 - 9:52 am
The Knicks have reached the halfway point of their season and sit at 11-30, which is the second worst record in the Eastern Conference and third worst record in the NBA, two games behind the Hawks and Warriors.
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John Schmeelk
January 14, 2020 - 10:42 am
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" podcast, host John Schmeelk says the Knicks have no long-term strategic vision if they think holding on to Marcus Morris and signing him long-term is a good idea.
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Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond reacts in a game against the Indiana Pacers on Oct. 23, 2019, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
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John Schmeelk
January 13, 2020 - 3:21 pm
The Knicks’ interest in Andre Drummond doesn’t make sense on any level and should scare Knicks fans to death that team president Steve Mills might do something very stupid before the Feb. 6 trade deadline.
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Knicks forward Marcus Morris Sr. reacts against the Phoenix Suns in the second half at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona on Jan 3, 2020.
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John Schmeelk
January 10, 2020 - 3:30 pm
The NBA trade deadline is a month away, coming on February 6 at 3PM. The Knicks are back from their final west coast trip of the year.
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John Schmeelk
January 10, 2020 - 3:13 pm
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" Knicks podcast, host John Schmeelk gets a primer on the 2020 NBA draft from Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report.
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John Schmeelk
January 09, 2020 - 10:41 am
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" Knicks Podcast, John Schmeelk reviews the Knicks 0-4 West Coast trip.
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Knicks interim head coach Mike Miller directs his team against the Atlanta Hawks on Dec. 17, 2019, at Madison Square Garden.
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John Schmeelk
January 08, 2020 - 1:39 pm
The Knicks have shown improvement under interim head coach Mike Miller, but they won’t be rebounding from their 4-18 start with David Fizdale to make a run at the playoffs. Miller’s goal should be developing their young players, and to do that, he needs to give them more minutes.
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John Schmeelk
December 31, 2019 - 12:52 pm
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" Podcast, Jonathan Macri from 'Knicks Film School' joins host John Schmeelk to gauge where the Knicks are heading into the new year.
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