John Schmeelk

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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Villanova's Mikal Bridges
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John Schmeelk
May 16, 2018 - 10:06 am
Another draft lottery is in the books, and the Knicks have now gone 34 years without getting any luck with the NBA’s mystic pingpong balls.
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New York Knicks general manager Scott Perry speaks to the media on media day at MSG Training Center.
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John Schmeelk
May 15, 2018 - 11:16 am
Here we go again. The NBA Draft Lottery is tonight, and unfortunately for Knicks fans it will once again be the second most important basketball day of the year for them, behind only the draft itself.
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Cavaliers forward LeBron James dunks in the third quarter against the Detroit Pistons on March 5, 2018, at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.
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John Schmeelk
May 12, 2018 - 9:00 am
With the semifinals in both the Eastern and Western Conferences finishing quickly, we’ve had a few days without playoff basketball. Fortunately, that ends Sunday afternon when the Celtics and Cavaliers begin their series. The main event, however, begins on Monday night. The Western Conference...
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David Fizdale
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John Schmeelk
May 08, 2018 - 8:29 am
With the Knicks announcing their next head coach on Tuesday, there are several important things to keep your ears open for when David Fizdale meets the New York media.
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David Fizdale
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May 05, 2018 - 10:10 am
In the latest episode of the "City Game" podcast, hosts John Schmeelk and Steve Lichtenstein discuss the Knicks hiring David Fizdale as their new head coach.
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David Fizdale gives direction to his team against the San Antonio Spurs on Apr 15, 2017 in San Antonio, TX, USA. Mandatory Credit: Soobum
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John Schmeelk
May 04, 2018 - 10:23 am
Just because Mike Budenholzer might have been the best head coaching candidate for the Knicks based on resume, it doesn’t mean he was the only good one. David Fizdale might have less of a track record than Budenholzer and have more blemishes on his record, but he is still a widely respected coach...
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David Fizdale
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John Schmeelk
May 03, 2018 - 9:18 am
A report from Yahoo Sports' Shams Charania on Wednesday night said that Fizdale had “gained serious traction as a frontrunner in the New York Knicks' search."
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Mike Budenholzer
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John Schmeelk
May 01, 2018 - 10:03 am
Whoever the finalists are in the team's search for its next head coach, the Knicks would be wise to choose one and make an offer.
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