John Schmeelk

Enes Kanter
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John Schmeelk
December 31, 2018 - 1:13 pm
Enes Kanter had lot to say after the Knicks blowout loss to the Utah Jazz on Friday night. He is not happy coming off the bench in favor of Luke Kornet. Here’s what Kanter had to say courtesy of Marc Berman of the New York Post and ESPN’s Ian Begley.
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Nov 18, 2018; Orlando, FL, USA; New York Knicks head coach David Fizdale huddles up against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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John Schmeelk
December 28, 2018 - 10:39 am
With New Years Day approaching, the Knicks are leaving Milwaukee and heading west for five games against the Jazz, Nuggets, Lakers, Trailblazers, and Warriors.
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John Schmeelk
December 28, 2018 - 9:10 am
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot," WFAN's new Knicks podcast, John Schmeelk goes in depth on the NBA Draft with Jackson Hoy from The Stepien, and reviews the Knicks back to back losses to the Bucks.
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Jabari Parker
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John Schmeelk
December 21, 2018 - 11:48 am
Let’s unpack this. Jabari Parker’s value does not come from anything he does on the basketball court. It has everything to do with the team option on the second year of his two year, $40 million contract.
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John Schmeelk
December 20, 2018 - 6:45 pm
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" Knicks podcaset, host John Schmeelk is joined by Dan Devine of The Ringer to break down the recent Jabari Parker rumors, Kevin Knox, the Knicks' point guard position and the Knicks' future.
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Knicks forward Kevin Knox (20) dribbles against the Lakers' Nick King during a Summer League game on July 10, 2018, at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
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John Schmeelk
December 20, 2018 - 1:20 pm
In a season that is all about development, the early signs are positive for Knicks' rookie Kevin Knox.
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John Schmeelk
December 18, 2018 - 12:44 pm
The Knicks have gone through countless coaches, players, front office regimes and styles of play since Jeff Van Gundy quit on December 9th, 2001. Despite all those different faces that have cycled through Madison Square Garden the last 17 years, one thing has remained constant: The Knicks do not...
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Emmanuel Mudiay
John Schmeelk
December 17, 2018 - 10:52 am
There’s no question that Emmanuel Mudiay is playing the best basketball of his career in the first 24 games of this season. The Knicks point guard is averaging career bests in points (13.1), in field-goal percentage (46.3) and even in more advanced stats such as true shooting percentage, effective...
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Knicks guard Allonzo Trier goes up for a shot and is fouled by Brooklyn Nets forward Rodions Kurucs on Dec. 8, 2018, at Madison Square Garden.
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John Schmeelk
December 14, 2018 - 9:13 am
The Knicks signed Allonzo Trier to a two-year contract Thursday, converting his two-way G League contract into a guaranteed NBA deal. He’ll receive the Knicks' biannual exception, prorated for about $3.4 million this year with a 2019-20 team option worth slightly more at $3.5 million. There are a...
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Nov 18, 2018; Orlando, FL, USA; New York Knicks head coach David Fizdale huddles up against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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John Schmeelk
December 13, 2018 - 10:09 am
The Knicks are starting to lose games the right way. This season was never about wins and losses. The Knicks were going to lose a bunch of games and be a bad basketball team. There was nothing anyone could do to stop that. Losses are painful but also help the team when ping pong balls decide the...
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