John Schmeelk

Villanova's Mikal Bridges
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John Schmeelk
June 21, 2018 - 10:22 am
The NBA draft is finally here and the Knicks are still a bit of a mystery.
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City Game podcast
June 20, 2018 - 11:59 am
In the latest installment of the “City Game” podcast, hosts John Schmeelk and Steve Lichtenstein discuss every possible scenario for the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets ahead of Thursday night's NBA Draft. The guys also brought in Cole Zwicker of The Stepien and the Game Theory Podcast for his...
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Villanova forward Mikal Bridges
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John Schmeelk
June 19, 2018 - 10:55 am
With the draft a couple of days away here are five things I'm thinking when it comes to the Knicks, what might happen, and what I think should happen.
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John Schmeelk
June 15, 2018 - 4:09 pm
In what seemed like an inevitable report on Friday afternoon, nearly every NBA writer on the planet tweeted out that Kawhi Leonard wants out of San Antonio, and will soon ask for a trade.
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Arizona's Deandre Ayton is defended by a pair of Stanford players on March 1, 2018, at the McKale Center in Tucson, Arizona.
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John Schmeelk
June 14, 2018 - 9:50 am
I have redone this thing so many times I have lost count. It’s never going to be right, so I’ve decided to put this together with a working theme: overcompensation. We saw this a few years after Dirk Nowitzki came out and teams started taking Euros who weren’t worth their slot in the June 21 draft...
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Collin Sexton smiles to the crowd during the second half of the quarterfinals of the SEC Conference Tournament against the Auburn Tigers at Scottrade Center.
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John Schmeelk
June 12, 2018 - 10:53 am
Here’s the realistic group of players the Knicks front office will be taking a close look at with the ninth overall pick in the NBA Draft. I would not select any of these players if I ran the Knicks but they will certainly be in consideration.
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Michael Porter Jr.
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John Schmeelk
June 07, 2018 - 10:20 am
With the NBA draft only two weeks away and individual workouts continuing for the Knicks, there will be some tough decisions to make.
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Oklahoma point guard Trae Young
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John Schmeelk
June 04, 2018 - 12:59 pm
The NBA draft is only 17 days away -- days that will be filled with private workouts, rumors, speculation and anticipation as the Knicks try to build their team through the draft. Odds are there will be a future NBA All-Star or maybe even two available when the Knicks select ninth. The trick is...
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Kevin Durant and LeBron James
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John Schmeelk
May 30, 2018 - 11:26 am
The NBA Finals start Thursday night between the Cavaliers and Warriors, the fourth straight years they're meeting.
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The Rockets' Clint Capela (15) plays for the ball against the Warriors' Draymond Green (23) during Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on May 16, 2018, at the Toyota Center in Houston.
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John Schmeelk
May 21, 2018 - 9:37 am
If you’re trying to develop a winning team, it’s important to watch the NBA playoffs to see what the top teams do and why they’re successful. As the draft approaches, it is very informing for the Knicks how the Warriors, Rockets, Cavaliers and Celtics use their rosters and how players at different...
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