NBA > Sports

Mark Jackson, Becky Hammon reportedly among candidates for Knicks job

8 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

The Knicks fired David Fizdale on Friday while also relieving Keith Smart of his duties as assistant coach. The move comes after a 4-18 start, which ties a record for worst in franchise history. While Fizdale repeatedly told reporters that he had owner James Dolan's backing, Jabari Young of CNBC.com hears from an agent who represents coaches around the league that the firing was “inevitable.” Assistant coach Mike Miller will now take over as the interim head coach with 60 games to go in the season. Former Warriors coach and Knicks guard Mark Jackson has been linked to the team as a...
Read more ...

 

Metta World Peace again campaigns for Knicks head coaching job

8 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Metta World Peace really wants to coach the New York Knicks. After David Fizdale's firing on Friday, World Peace immediately took to Twitter to suggest himself for the vacant head coaching position. He promised to bring a “street mentality” back to the organization. No, this is almost certainly not going to happen, but it's funny, and it definitely wouldn't be boring. He even thinks he'd end up winning a title, so you certainly can't knock the confidence. It's worth remembering that World Peace wanted the Knicks job after their last coaching change, too. The man is nothing if not committed...
Read more ...

 

Struggling Knicks cut ties with head coach David Fizdale

Struggling Knicks cut ties with head coach David Fizdale

8 monthes ago   |   By CBC

The New York Knicks have made another coaching change, firing David Fizdale after barely 100 games on the job.
Read more ...

 

Steve Kerr admits he would have been fired had he taken Knicks job in 2014

8 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

Four-and-a-half years ago, Steve Kerr made the decision to turn down the New York Knicks and join the Golden State Warriors as head coach. At the time, the decision shocked the Knicks, who ultimately hired Derek Fisher instead. Now, the Knicks are preparing to search for their fourth permanent head coach since Kerr turned them down. Kerr, meanwhile, won an NBA title in his first year with Golden State, his first of three championships with Golden State. Kerr knows it could have been different. In light of the Knicks' firing of David Fizdale on Friday, Kerr said that he'd have been fired...
Read more ...

 

Knicks reportedly had players-only meeting before David Fizdale was fired

8 monthes ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

The players talked about needing to play harder, which was part of the reason Fizdale was let go but not completely his fault.
Read more ...

 

Knicks Notes: Fizdale Fallout, Potential Long-Term Replacements

8 monthes ago   |   By Hoops Rumors

The Knicks fired David Fizdale earlier today while also relieving Keith Smart of his duties as assistant coach. The move comes after a 4-18 start, which ties a record for worst in franchise history.
While Fizdale repeatedly told reporters that he had owner James Dolan's backing, Jabari Young of CNBC.com hears from an agent who represents coaches around the league that the firing was “inevitable.” Assistant coach Mike Miller will now take over as the interim head coach with 60 games to go in the season.
Former Warriors coach and Knicks guard Mark Jackson has been linked to the team as a...
Read more ...

 

Gregg Popovich Slams Knicks' 'Ridiculous' Decision to Fire David Fizdale

8 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich had David Fizdale's back after the New York Knicks announced the latter's firing Friday. While speaking with Michael C...
Read more ...

 

What Knicks fans are saying about David Fizdale's firing

What Knicks fans are saying about David Fizdale's firing

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

The Knicks fired head coach David Fizdale on Friday afternoon, sending assistant coach Keith Smart out the door with him. The day after a second straight blowout loss - the Knicks were decimated by the Bucks on Monday and the Nuggets on Thursday - Knicks brass inexplicably waited until after Fizdale ran Friday's practice and...
Read more ...

 

Knicks interim coach Mike Miller made his mark in G-League

Knicks interim coach Mike Miller made his mark in G-League

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Mike Miller is in charge - at least for now. Following the Knicks' firing of head coach David Fizdale and assistant coach Keith Smart on Friday, Mike Miller was put in charge on an interim basis. The 55-year-old is in his first season on the Knicks' coaching staff after four years coaching the Westchester Knicks. During...
Read more ...

 

Warriors' Steve Kerr Talks Passing on Knicks Job in Aftermath of Fizdale Firing

8 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Steve Kerr knows he made the right choice. Everyone does at this point. That didn't stop reporters from asking the Golden State Warriors coach about the possibility ...
Read more ...

 

Knicks make it official: David Fizdale fired, assistant Mike Miller promoted to head coach

8 monthes ago   |   By ProBasketballTalk

Miller spent four years as the head coach of the Westchester Knicks, the team's G-League affiliate.
Read more ...

 

New York Knicks fire head coach David Fizdale

New York Knicks fire head coach David Fizdale

8 monthes ago   |   By UPI

After one of the worst starts in franchise history, the New York Knicks fired head coach David Fizdale.
Read more ...

 

Knicks fire David Fizdale: Top coaching candidates to replace him in New York

8 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

The Knicks don't have many appealing options to replace David Fizdale
Read more ...

 

Sources: Knicks fire Fizdale after sliding to 4-18

8 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

The Knicks (4-18), who have the worst record in the Eastern Conference and are tied for the worst start through 22 games in team history, have fired coach David Fizdale, a league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Read more ...

 

Opinion: Knicks in endless cycle of dysfunction and firing David Fizdale won't end it

Opinion: Knicks in endless cycle of dysfunction and firing David Fizdale won't end it

8 monthes ago   |   By USA Today

Just because the New York Knicks fired coach David Fizdale doesn't mean their problems are solved. No, the issues go much deeper than coaching.
Read more ...

 

New York Knicks fire David Fizdale and Keith Smart, promote Mike Miller to interim head coach

8 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

The Knicks have made the long-rumored move following their abysmal start to the season
Read more ...

 

Knicks already have perfect coaching candidate waiting to replace fired David Fizdale

Knicks already have perfect coaching candidate waiting to replace fired David Fizdale

8 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

Who could possibly lead the Knicks back to prominence? We've got three words for you.
Read more ...

 

Knicks fire David Fizdale: New York coaching timeline shows history of impatience since Pat Riley era

8 monthes ago   |   By CBSSports

Only two coaches since 1995 have lasted three full seasons with the Knicks
Read more ...

 

WVSports.com TV | Neal Brown 12/6

8 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

West Virginia head football coach Neal Brown discussed the end of the season during a press conference Friday.
Read more ...

 

Knicks fire head coach David Fizdale after Eastern Conference-worst 4-18 start

8 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

After weeks of speculation that the Knicks would fire head coach David Fizdale, the team finally decided to pull the trigger on Friday. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski was first to report Fizdale's firing, which comes a day after New York's 37-point loss to the Denver Nuggets on Thursday. The Knicks also lost by 44 to the Milwaukee Bucks earlier in the week. News of Fizdale's firing comes a few weeks after a report by Wojnarowski that revealed the Knicks front office was “laying the groundwork” for the head coach to be fired. In their mind, they believed the team's struggles this season to be...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Sports      Basketball      NBA      Running      New York Knicks      Becky Hammon      David Fizdale      Ettore Messina      Golden State Warriors      James Dolan      Jarron Collins      Jason Kidd      Jeff Van Gundy      Keith Smart      Mark Jackson      Mike Miller      Sam Mitchell      Scott Perry      Stephen Silas      Steve Mills      Tyronn Lue      Breaking News      Gregg Popovich      NBA Atlantic      Steve Kerr      Top Posts      Cycling  


Le Heat diminué après un départ de la bulle NBA

Le Heat diminué après un départ de la bulle NBA

Le Miami Heat devra se passer des services de Kendrick Nunn. Le jeune rookie a quitté la bulle pour des raisons personnelles. Read more ...

Raptors suffer 1st loss at Disney bubble in blowout fashion against Celtics

Raptors suffer 1st loss at Disney bubble in blowout fashion against Celtics

The Toronto Raptors' seven-game winning streak, and their hot start in the NBA Walt Disney World bubble, came to an abrupt halt on Friday. Read more ...

NBA bubble breakdown: Boston Celtics know rout of Toronto Raptors means...

NBA bubble breakdown: Boston Celtics know rout of Toronto Raptors means 'nothing'

Boston routed Toronto 122-100, but Celtics coach Brad Stevens won't be putting any stock in the result if the teams meet again in the playoffs. Read more ...

Celtics Wrap: Boston's Offense, Defense Dominates Raptors In 122-100 Win

Celtics Wrap: Boston's Offense, Defense Dominates Raptors In 122-100 Win

The Celtics brought everything they had Friday night against the Raptors. In what was expected to be a close game, Boston played playoff-caliber basketball for all four... Read more ...

TNT's Kenny Smith: Lakers' bubble troubles ‘starting to get concerning'

TNT's Kenny Smith: Lakers' bubble troubles ‘starting to get concerning'

The Lakers still have three games to get their rhythm back in the NBA's bubble and, upon last check, they still employ LeBron James and Anthony Davis. So while the alarms are... Read more ...

Grizzlies crush Thunder for first win in bubble, strengthen hold on eighth...

Grizzlies crush Thunder for first win in bubble, strengthen hold on eighth place in West

The Grizzlies finally got their first win at Disney World, routing the Thunder 121-92 to move a full game ahead of the Blazers for eighth in the West. Read more ...

Draymond Green wants Suns' Devin Booker bailed out of Phoenix

Draymond Green wants Suns' Devin Booker bailed out of Phoenix

Green made a studio appearance on TNT's "Inside the NBA" to talk basketball with Ernie, Kenny and Chuck. He may have committed some casual tampering. Read more ...

Former Florida State basketball player Michael Ojo dies at 27

Former Florida State basketball player Michael Ojo dies at 27

Former Florida State basketball center Michael Ojo, 27, died on Friday after suffering a heart attack during practice with a Serbian pro team. Read more ...

January Jones won't let NBA bubble stop her from courting Clippers star...

January Jones won't let NBA bubble stop her from courting Clippers star Kawhi Leonard

January Jones is pulling up from well beyond the 3-point line. Read more ...

DeMarcus Cousins explique pourquoi il n'a rejoint personne dans la bulle

DeMarcus Cousins explique pourquoi il n'a rejoint personne dans la bulle

Convoité juste avant la reprise de la saison dans la bulle, DeMarcus Cousins a préféré passer son chemin. Pour des raisons évidentes. Read more ...