mike d’antoni Archive

D’Antoni Resigns as Knicks Coach

Well, that didn’t take long. Just hours after reports that the Knicks’ players were’tuning out’ Mike D’Antoni and there was growing friction between him and Carmelo Anthony, the New York coach has resigned from his position according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. Assistants Phil Weber and Dan D’Antoni are also gone too. D’Antoni and [...]

Report: Jerry Sloan interested in Knicks job

With all the drama going on in NewYork surrounding coach Mike D’Antoni, it was only a matter of time before names came up to be his successor. One of those that would be interested in the Knicks’ job would be former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan according to Sam Amick of SI.com. ¬†Sloan has been [...]

Drama in New York Between Carmelo, D’Antoni

Things are going well for the Knicks these days.  They thought everything was going great with Lin-sanity taking off and then Carmelo Anthony returning after an injury. But things are not working out as planned. New York is sliding quickly, having lost six straight and either of their last ten and are on the outside [...]

Stroll through the paint: First coaching firings loom

How long do we go before a head coach loses his job? Clearly, there are special circumstances this season. Training camps went by in a blink, preseason games offered no variety and virtually all coaches entered the season scrambling to figure out rotations and learn tendencies of their new personnel. Still, it must be noted [...]