NBA Draft Lottery

John Schmeelk
May 15, 2019 - 4:04 pm
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" podcast, host John Schmeelk discusses the ramifications of the NBA draft lottery with Ian Begley of SNY and gives his reaction to the Knicks selecting third. Click to listen.
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John Schmeelk
May 15, 2019 - 2:12 pm
We now know the Knicks are selecting third in the NBA Draft. Without having the opportunity to draft Zion Williamson, the Knicks will have to look at other avenues to obtain a franchise game-changer. Free agency is one avenue, which will begin on June 30th. Click to read.
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Patrick Ewing
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May 15, 2019 - 9:36 am
The Knicks’ tanking was not rewarded. New York had the worst record in the NBA last season, but the team will pick third in the 2019 NBA draft. Click to read.
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2019 NBA Draft Lottery
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Boomer and Gio
May 15, 2019 - 9:25 am
By WFAN.com WFAN's Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti spent Wednesday morning's show coping with the reality that Zion Williamson is not New York bound. The Knicks were among three teams in Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery with the best chance (14%) of landing the No. 1 pick, which undoubtedly...
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 Duke forward Zion Williamson dunks against North Carolina on March 15, 2019, in the ACC tournament at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Boomer and Gio
May 14, 2019 - 9:06 am
Tuesday is a time for positive thinking, Knicks fans. That was the message WFAN's Gregg Giannotti had at the start of Tuesday's "Boomer and Gio" show, hours before the NBA draft lottery will determine whether the Knicks are awarded the first overall pick. Click to read/listen.
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Duke forward Zion Williamson dunks the ball while North Dakota State Bison forward Rocky Kreuser defends in the first round of their 2019 NCAA tournament game on March 22, 2019, at Columbia, South Carolina.
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April 15, 2019 - 6:42 pm
After one year of college basketball, Zion Williamson is dropping out and heading to the NBA. Willliamson has been touted for years as the likely No. 1 pick in this June's NBA Draft, and thus, it was always expected that he would leave Duke after his freshman season. Click to read.
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Patrick Ewing
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April 13, 2019 - 3:47 pm
The New York Knicks are turning to Patrick Ewing in hopes of lottery luck. Click to read.
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The final draft picks are displayed during the 2018 NBA draft lottery on May 15, 2018, at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago.
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John Schmeelk
April 08, 2019 - 1:58 pm
With only two games remaining on the schedule, the Knicks will either finish with the worst or second-worst record in franchise history. There is a silver lining. Unlike in 2014-2015, when the Knicks finished with 17 wins, they will also finish with the worst record in the NBA, which gives them the...
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John Schmeelk
February 22, 2019 - 10:54 am
With the All-Star break in the books, the Knicks are in an ignominious competition for the worst record in the NBA with the Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers and Chicago Bulls. Before breaking down each team’s remaining games, here are the odds that are at stake. The three worst teams have...
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