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Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/19, 8 p.m. TNT

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Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/19, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#1 » by HarthorneWingo » Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:18 am

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Post#2 » by Wolfgang630 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:21 am

The NBA looking out for the Knicks and making sure we get this tank rolling day 1.
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Post#3 » by knickstape21 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:30 am

Hey Frank Ntilikina.. welcome to the NBA! Here's Russell Westbrook on opening night in OKC!
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Post#4 » by HarthorneWingo » Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:48 am

knickstape21 wrote:Hey Frank Ntilikina.. welcome to the NBA! Here's Russell Westbrook on opening night in OKC!


I think Hornacek gives it to Frank in small doses start and see how things go. I expect Sessions and Baker to get a lot of those minutes at PG. But it'll be fun to see Frank take some minutes against Westbrook just to gauge where he's at. Wouldn't it be great to see Frank play some serious defense on him? :D
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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#5 » by Nyk_Fatboy » Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:06 am

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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#6 » by knicksh20b » Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:37 am

Melo's gonna include OKC on his list of teams after this game
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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#7 » by Dr. Detfink » Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:04 am

Damn. Already. I predict the Knicks win this game. In fact I think they will have above .500 record by December, then teams start to play real ball and that's when the Knicks stink but not enough to get a top 5
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Post#8 » by Side beard » Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:29 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:Damn. Already. I predict the Knicks win this game. In fact I think they will have above .500 record by December, then teams start to play real ball and that's when the Knicks stink but not enough to get a top 5
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if Knicks would win every game of the season and post season you wouldn't have to worry about tanking. Rite?
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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#9 » by thebuzzardman » Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:32 am

Dr. Detfink wrote:Damn. Already. I predict the Knicks win this game. In fact I think they will have above .500 record by December, then teams start to play real ball and that's when the Knicks stink but not enough to get a top 5
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The Knicks need to avoid the hot start they had last year so they are better positioned when their yearly 2nd half slide happens.
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Post#10 » by Wolfgang630 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:21 am

Is the full schedule releasing today?
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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#11 » by King of Canada » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:22 am

How many will Melo score?
BAF Pacers
J. Calderon/F. Mason/J. Lucas
J. Murray
J. Green/C. Osman/D. Brooks
L. Markkanen
K. Porzingis/N. Pekovic/A. Pasecniks

IR B. Knight, C. Bosh, F. Jackson, H. Giles
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Post#12 » by dakomish23 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:05 pm

Silver knows something we don't?

Melo Lee KOQ for

Kanter Abrines Singler MCD Semaji Huestis Ferguson All 3 2nds

Westbrook Felton
Roberson Lee
PG Grant
Melo Patterson
Adams KOQ

Frank Baker
THJ Dotson
Ferguson Kuz
KP LFT
WHG Noah

Autobots, roll out!

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Post#13 » by Knicks Byke » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:10 pm

two L's on deck that night. leggo
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Post#14 » by Kampuchea » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:32 pm

Can't wait to see the Sessions vs Westbrook matchup.
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Re: Knicks opening game vs. OKC (away), 10/17, 8 p.m. TNT 

Post#15 » by NoLayupRule » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:35 pm

This is gonna be a tough year to watch
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Post#16 » by Polk377 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 2:01 pm

NoLayupRule wrote:This is gonna be a tough year to watch

So don't watch :lol:
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Post#17 » by Kampuchea » Fri Aug 11, 2017 2:15 pm

knickstape21 wrote:Hey Frank Ntilikina.. welcome to the NBA! Here's Russell Westbrook on opening night in OKC!


Frank is gonna foul out in about 10 minutes.
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Post#18 » by NoLayupRule » Fri Aug 11, 2017 2:38 pm

Polk377 wrote:
NoLayupRule wrote:This is gonna be a tough year to watch

So don't watch :lol:

Not an option
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Post#19 » by Polk377 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:37 pm

NoLayupRule wrote:
Polk377 wrote:
NoLayupRule wrote:This is gonna be a tough year to watch

So don't watch :lol:

Not an option

It's always an option. I just dont get it.If some of you are not rooting for the team to win than why watch at all?
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Post#20 » by BKlutch » Fri Aug 11, 2017 3:58 pm

Here's the game plan against Westbrook:
1. Knicks bring back Plumblee on a 10 day contract.
2. Start Sessions against Westbrook and he is told to play hard D
3. Sessions fouls out and we throw Burgundy at them.
4. Burgundy plays longer, but still fouls out
5. NOW we bring in the Kraken - Plumlee - who fouls out in 6 minutes with his second flagrant 1 against Westbrook

FINALLY

6. Frank takes the floor and thinks, "Who is this guy Westbrook? He can hardly move with the ball. I got this covered!"
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