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NBA Free Agency 2015: The Knicks can afford to take a few small chances

In Robin Lopez, New York secured a building block of an eventual good team*. By signing Arron Afflalo, they made a low-risk, mutually beneficial …


5 free agents the Knicks could still target

Sam SpiegelmanWhile the big free-agent names are largely finding new homes across the NBA, there is a handful of solid players still on the market. …

Free Agents

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.04)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Becky Hammon Will Coach in N.B.A. Summer League (Sat, 04 Jul 2015 04:02:29 GMT)

Hammon will be the …

New York Knicks

Knicks Sign Derrick Williams; My Kid Found A Penny

Sources: Derrick Williams agrees to 2-year, $10 million deal with Knicks. Player option for second year

— Chris Broussard (@Chris_Broussard) July 4, …

New York Knicks

AP source: Derrick Williams agrees to 2 years with Knicks

Derrick Williams is headed to New York looking for another chance to fulfill the promise he once showed.

A person with direct knowledge of the deal …

New York Knicks

AP source: Knicks agree to deal with center Robin Lopez

NEW YORK (AP) -- Get ready for the Lopez Twin Towers in New York.

Robin Lopez has agreed to sign with the New York Knicks, a person with knowledge of …

New York City

Derrick Williams agrees to 2-year, $10 million deal with Knicks

The Knicks continue to add depth.

Derrick Williams has agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal with the New York Knicks, according to Chris Boussard.

The Knicks, who struck out on many free agents this summer -- including DeAndre Jordan and Greg Monroe -- have started to make some headway in free …


Broussard: Knicks sign Derrick Williams for 2 years, $10M

Chris Broussard reports the Knicks and Derrick Williams have agreed to a two-year deal for $10 million. The second year is a player option. This …

New York Knicks

Robin Lopez's mom raves about Phil: Knicks are 'looking up'

Debbie Ledford’s fantasy is for her twin sons, Robin and Brook, to become NBA teammates. Instead, they will share the same city — if not the same …

New York City

Knicks resort to Phil’s Plan C, nab Robin Lopez, Derrick Williams

Knicks owner James Dolan hosted his lavish Fourth of July party extravaganza Friday night, but there were no fireworks on the Phil Jackson free …

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Derrick Williams to the Knicks

Adam Zagoria, SNY.TVFree agent forward Derrick Williams has agreed to terms with the Knicks, a source told SNY.tv.Derrick Williams (13) agreed to a …

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Knicks To Sign Robin Lopez; Might Start Looking At Available Free Agents Not From Portland

The New York Knicks have reportedly come to a verbal agreement with Robin Lopez. The terms are supposedly 4 years for $54M. This is the second player …


What the numbers say about Robin Lopez

Robin Lopez and the New York Knicks agreed on a four-year, $54 million deal on Friday, according to sources. Lopez will likely start at center for the Knicks for the foreseeable future.

Here’s a look at what he can bring to the Knicks, by the numbers:

Rim protector?

Lopez allowed opponents to shoot …


Derrick Williams to join Knicks on two-year, $10 million deal

The New York Knicks continued to add through free agency by reaching an agreement Friday with forward Derrick Williams.

The deal is for two years and $10 million, league sources said, and includes a player option for the second year.

Williams thanked Sacramento fans for their support before …


Report: Knicks, Derrick Williams agree to 2-year, $10 million deal

Free agent forward Derrick Williams has agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal with the New York Knicks, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard. Williams has a player option on the second year.

Williams, 24, was picked No. 2 overall back in 2011, and he's still trying to find his place in the NBA. He …


BREAKING: Derrick Williams Agree to a $10 Million Over Two-Year Deal

According to Chris Broussard of ESPN, Derrick Williams has agreed to a $10 million over two-year deal with the New York Knicks. Sources: Derrick …

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Report: Robin Lopez Agree to a $54 Million Four-Year Deal

Yahoo Sources: Robin Lopez, Knicks agree on a $54M free agent contract. http://t.co/dXl6PONkiR

— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 3, …

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Derrick Williams to Knicks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

The New York Knicks added to their ranks Friday, agreeing to a two-year deal with Derrick Williams worth $10 million, per ESPN's Chris Broussard. Al Iannazzone of Newsday confirmed the move.

According to Broussard, the second year will be a player option.

Williams spent the 2014/15 season with the …


Robin Lopez Signing Isn't Glamorous, but Gives New York Knicks a Solid Center

At the beginning of the offseason, the New York Knicks surely intended to use their cap space on the next Madison Square Garden superstar, a player who could team up with Carmelo Anthony and help will them back into the Eastern Conference's playoff picture.

That hasn't happened.

The Knicks' offers …


Robin Lopez to Knicks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

Robin Lopez has decided against returning to the Portland Trail Blazers in 2015-16, exercising his right as an unrestricted free agent to sign instead with the New York Knicks for the next phase of his career.

Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Lopez and the Knicks agreed Friday to a …

New York City

Report: Knicks, Derrick Williams Agree to Terms on Two-Year Deal

Sources: Derrick Williams agrees to 2-year, $10 million deal with Knicks. Player option for second year Source: Chris Broussard of ESPN

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Report: Robin Lopez To Join Knicks If DeAndre Jordan Signs Elsewhere

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It looks like the Knicks have found their big man.

But there’s a catch.

According to ESPN.com’s Marc Stein, 27-year-old center …

DeAndre Jordan

Sources: Robin Lopez agrees to four-year, $54 million deal with Knicks

Free-agent center Robin Lopez has agreed in principle to a four-year, $54 million contract with the New York Knicks, league sources told Yahoo Sports.


Here's that Latvian rap song about Kristaps Porzingis you wanted

You know what? I've been so wrapped up in all the free-agent wheeling and dealing that I haven't checked in on Kristaps Porzingis' Twitter account …

Rap Music

Knicks targeting Corey Brewer and Derrick Williams, per report

The Knicks seem to be looking to add some athleticism to their roster.

The Knicks have made it a priority to sign forwards Corey Brewer and Derrick Williams, reports Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski.

After striking out on Greg Monroe and securing the services of one of DeAndre Jordan or Robin Lopez, …

Corey Brewer

Why Robin Lopez fits the Knicks

We can first talk about what Robin Lopez doesn't do, if you want.

Are you nodding? I can't actually see you.

Okay, well, Robin Lopez isn't his brother, …

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Woj: Knicks will sign Robin Lopez to a 4-year, $54 million deal

Here it is, as expected:

The Knicks are finalizing a four-year, $54 million agreement with free agent center Robin Lopez, league sources tell Yahoo …

New York Knicks

2015 NBA Free Agency: Knicks meeting with Corey Brewer, Derrick Williams

NBA free agency is kinda, sorta winding down, which means teams are now turning their attention to players who don't exactly move the needle. …

Corey Brewer

Robin Lopez and Knicks Are Close to a Deal

The Knicks’ priority entering free agency was to add size. Phil Jackson, the team president, needed post players, noting that the team did not have a center on the roster.

So Jackson went out and targeted upper-tier players like Greg Monroe, DeAndre Jordan and LaMarcus Aldridge. Monroe opted to join …


Robin Lopez and Knicks finalixing $54 million deal

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Robin Lopez averages 9.6 points and 6.7 rebounds for the Trail Blazers last season.

Robin Lopez is closer to becoming …

Portland Trail Blazers