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Posting and Toasting Nov 22, 2017
Thanksgiving P&T Mailsack, pt. 1: Sense, centers and sacks

Thanksgiving P&T Mailsack, pt. 1: Sense, centers and sacks

It’s never too soon to overlook today’s success for tomorrow’s anxiety. Welcome to the November P&T mailsack. Let’s get it on! For a while, Jonestown was doing OK, too. SamNY writes: “At what point in the season will the Knicks come to their senses about dropping out of the playoff hunt, flip the vets, and play the kids?” Impossible to say. There are so many variables at play for each party in your would-be transactions: for the veterans (Courtney Lee, Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott, Lance Thomas, and Kyle O’Quinn), for the 29 other teams, and for the Knicks themselves. How...
Posting and Toasting Nov 16, 2017
Knicks 106, Jazz 101: ‘Knee to the butt bone’

Knicks 106, Jazz 101: ‘Knee to the butt bone’

The Knicks won, and Courtney Lee’s butt is unhurt. I had to work on both Monday and Wednesday nights, which meant two consecutive Knicks games on replay. The Knicks may have won Wednesday’s contest with the Utah Jazz, but in all honesty the highs could never match what we saw in Monday’s game against the Cavs. In contrast to the rollicking, emotionally-charged ball we saw against LeBron James and Co., the Knicks appeared sluggish and disinterested at times, particularly on defense, and especially particularly guarding the dreaded three-ball. Fortunately, the ‘Bockers also left fans...

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