Joakim Noah - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Joakim Noah Jackson says that a trade might be best for Carmelo, Knicks GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Jackson thinks Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks might be better off going their separate ways. "We have not been able to win with him on the court at this time and I think the direction with our team is that he is a player that would be better off somewhere else and using his talent somewhere he can win or chase that championship," Jackson said Fri... Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:06:00 GMT 2017-04-14T21:06:00Z Suspended Noah: Using supplement to aid injuries 'backfired' GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Joakim Noah was seeking help to overcome injuries that wrecked his first season in New York and turned to an over-the-counter supplement. That decision "backfired," Noah said Tuesday. It led to a 20-game suspension for violating the NBA's anti-drug policy , preventing Noah from ending a disappointing year on a po... Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:37:00 GMT 2017-03-28T18:37:00Z NBA bans Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation Joakim Noah of the New York Knicks was suspended 20 games without pay for violating the league's anti-drug policy. He tested positive for a substance found in some over-the-counter supplements, the league said Saturday. Noah has not played since Feb. 4 and likely was to miss the Knicks' final 10 games this season because of a left knee ... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:29:00 GMT 2017-03-25T17:29:00Z Villanova could become 1st repeat champs in 10 years VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Kris Jenkins buried the 3-pointer that sparked book deals, red carpet photo ops, a White House trip, a handful of award banquets and hundreds of perks that come with winning a national championship. But the national title did come with a tinge of pressure that lingered into this season — can Villanova beat the odds and become the fir... Tue, 14 Mar 2017 20:03:00 GMT 2017-03-14T20:03:00Z DeRozan's jumper, 37 points lead Raptors past Knicks, 92-91 NEW YORK (AP) — Plenty of DeMar DeRozan and plenty of defense. That's how it will have to be for the Toronto Raptors without Kyle Lowry. "It's going to take a village to win," coach Dwane Casey said. DeRozan made a turnaround jumper with 1.9 seconds remaining, finishing with 37 points and leading the Raptors to a 92-91 victory over the New York Knicks on Monday night. ... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 03:38:00 GMT 2017-02-28T03:38:00Z Knicks waive Brandon Jennings, lose Joakim Noah to surgery NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Jennings is gone and Joakim Noah had knee surgery. If the New York Knicks are going to make a playoff push, it will come without two of the key veterans they signed last summer. Jennings was waived Monday and the Knicks signed guard Chasson Randle to replace him. Noah had a left knee arthroscopy later in the day ... Tue, 28 Feb 2017 00:32:00 GMT 2017-02-28T00:32:00Z In nearly 3 years on job, Phil Jackson hasn't fixed Knicks NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony had a half-season of clues about what Phil Jackson thought of him, and now it was his turn to evaluate his boss. Anthony had trumpeted his trust in Jackson when he re-signed in 2014 and reaffirmed it months later, even as Jackson continued trading away key players from the best team Anthony ever played on in New York. ... Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:40:00 GMT 2017-02-22T14:40:00Z Westbrook scores 38 in triple-double as Thunder top Knicks OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook closed out the first half in familiar fashion — with a triple-double and a win. Westbrook scored 38 points and posted his 27th triple-double of the season to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the New York Knicks 116-105 on Wednesday night. Westbrook moved into sole possession of third place for t... Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:24:00 GMT 2017-02-16T07:24:00Z Knicks beat Spurs 94-90 to salvage finale of homestand NEW YORK (AP) — Latrell Sprewell was back in the building and so were many other former Knicks. Then the current team pulled out a defensive performance from its past. Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points and New York salvaged the finale of a tumultuous five-game homestand by beating the San Antonio Spurs 94-90 on Sunday. ... Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:34:00 GMT 2017-02-13T00:34:00Z New Knicks' dysfunction: A wild Wednesday at MSG NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Hornacek was told to expect days like this in New York. Although with the Knicks, dysfunction often lasts entire seasons. Things have rarely been weirder than Wednesday, when Charles Oakley was arrested during a Madison Square Garden main event card pitting team president versus star player, and beloved former player versus loathed team owner. ... Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:18:00 GMT 2017-02-09T15:18:00Z James, Love lead Cavaliers to 111-104 win over Knicks NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Love doesn't appear bothered by back spasms or trade rumors. And the way the All-Star forward played Saturday, the Cavaliers seem to have no reason to swap him for Carmelo Anthony or anyone else. LeBron James had 32 points and 10 assists, Love added 23 points and 16 rebounds in his return, and Cleveland beat the Ne... Sun, 05 Feb 2017 05:20:00 GMT 2017-02-05T05:20:00Z Millsap, Hawks outlast Anthony, Knicks 142-139 in 4 OTs ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap made the decisive basket in a four-overtime game that lasted almost four hours and proclaimed it to be great fun that he never wants to experience again. Millsap had a season-high 37 points, including the go-ahead layup with 27 seconds remaining in the fourth OT, and the Atlanta Hawks overcame Carmelo Anthony's season-high 45 points to outlast the... Mon, 30 Jan 2017 01:14:00 GMT 2017-01-30T01:14:00Z Even as Knicks tumble again, Carmelo wants to be in New York NEW YORK (AP) — Carmelo Anthony still believes the Knicks can win and still wants to be in New York when they do. Another January collapse makes it easier to wonder if either will happen. The Knicks have fallen off the playoff pace, again proving they can win headlines but not games. It seems like the same old story in New York, even though Anthony still thinks they can chan... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 22:47:00 GMT 2017-01-17T22:47:00Z Knicks beat Bulls with big games from Anthony, Rose, Noah NEW YORK (AP) — To Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah, it didn't matter much that they were playing their former team. At this point, the New York Knicks just needed to beat somebody. Carmelo Anthony had 23 points, nine rebounds and six assists, Rose and Noah had big games against Chicago, and the Knicks beat the short-handed Bulls 104-89 on Thursday night. ... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:56:00 GMT 2017-01-13T04:56:00Z Knicks fine Rose for missing game, he cites family reasons NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose has returned to practice with the New York Knicks after missing their game the night before for what he described as family reasons. The Knicks' public relations department posted a photo on Twitter on Tuesday that showed Rose in his No. 25 practice jersey, standing with his teammates at their training facility in Greenburgh, New York. ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 20:16:00 GMT 2017-01-10T20:16:00Z Knicks PG Derrick Rose misses game for unknown reason NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose missed the New York Knicks' loss to New Orleans on Monday night for reasons that remained unclear. The Knicks would not comment on Rose's whereabouts or anything else about his absence, though center Joakim Noah said after the game that he had spoken to Rose, and his longtime Chicago teammate was OK. "Obviou... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:11:00 GMT 2017-01-10T06:11:00Z Antetokounmpo's jumper at buzzer gives Bucks win over Knicks NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo is one of the NBA's most explosive players, as he showed when he leaped from about a step inside the free-throw line to throw down a fast-break dunk. And when he takes his time, he can do special things, too. Antetokounmpo made a turnaround jumper at the buzzer to give the Milwaukee... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 04:30:00 GMT 2017-01-05T04:30:00Z Harden scores 53 in triple-double, Rockets beat Knicks HOUSTON (AP) — Minutes after collecting 53 points, 17 assists and 16 rebounds in his second straight triple-double, Houston's James Harden was asked what it has been like to play in new coach Mike D'Antoni's system. "It's been a dream so far," Harden said. It looked more like a nightmare to the short-handed New York Knicks after Harden powered the Rockets... Sun, 01 Jan 2017 05:26:00 GMT 2017-01-01T05:26:00Z Westbrook with another triple-double as Thunder stop Knicks NEW YORK (AP) — Russell Westbrook doesn't just do triple-doubles in games anymore. Now he's got one for the entire season. Westbrook raised his averages to 30.9 points, 11.3 assists and 10.3 rebounds through more than a month of play with his NBA-leading eighth triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the New York Knicks 112-103 on Monday night. ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 04:26:00 GMT 2016-11-29T04:26:00Z