By Nick Ranieri, Knicks Fan Since '80
The NBA's Atlantic Division underwent a drastic makeover during the offseason. The KnicksNow Contributors provided their opinions on what it will take to repeat as Atlantic Division champs in this week's Writers Roundtable.
Yesterday was a special day in Knicks history. September 5th, 2008 was the date Patrick Ewing was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA. Ewing was a Knick from 1985-2000 and went to 11 All-Star games during his illustrious career. Relive his enshrinement ceremony in this Hall of Fame gallery.
Tim Hardaway Jr. joined some other Adidas Hoops athletes for a photo shoot on Wednesday. We can only imagine how funny the pictures will be judging by these outfits in the preview Hardaway posted on his Instagram account.
Amar’e Stoudemire appears to be ramping up his workouts to get ready for the start of training camp:
Workout #2 complete. Style Awards tonight !! Stay tune !!-- Amar'e Stoudemire (@Amareisreal) September 4, 2013
It is back to school week, so Raymond Felton decided to take it back to his UNC days on Throwback Thursday.
Iman Shumpert posted an interesting fact about himself on his Instagram account on Thursday. It seems that Shump isn’t exactly a huge fan of shirts.
Metta World Peace provided some insight on all the teams he has played for so far in his NBA career and proclaimed where the Knicks rank on that list. World Peace tweeted on Thursday,
Favorite childhood team Bulls# My dream team Knicks# Lucky to have played for Lakers# Home Indiana# Loves Sactown# Thanks Rockets#— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) September 5, 2013
After taking almost a month off from Twitter, Andrea Bargnani checked on Thursday to show some support for his team in the Euro Basket 2013 tournament.
Proud of the way my national team is playing at this European championship/orgoglioso di come i ragazzi stanno giocando all'Europeo.— Andrea Bargnani (@AndreaBargnani) September 5, 2013