Carmelo Anthony

Society Top 50: No. 33 – Carmelo Anthony

Name: Carmelo Anthony Ranking: 33 Team: New York Knicks 2016-17 Regular Season Traditional Stats: 22.4 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 2.9 APG, 0.8 SPG, 43.3 FG%, 35.9 3PT%, 83.3 FT% 2016-17 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.9 PER, 53.5 TS%, 4.7 WS, 1.5 OBPM, -2.2 DBPM, 0.8 VORP The Breakdown:  Carmelo Anthony is one of the most scrutinized

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Kristaps Porzingis

Society Top 50: No. 38- Kristaps Porziņģis

Name: Kristaps Porziņģis Ranking: 38 Team: New York Knicks 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 18.1 PPG, 7.2 RPG, 1.5 APG, 0.7 SPG, 2.0 BPG, 45 FG% 35.7 3P%, 78.6 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.4 PER, .546 TS%, 4.5 WS, 0.2 OBPM, 0.0 DBPM, 1.2 VORP The Breakdown Kristaps Porziņģis comes in on the Basketball Society’s

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Ep 57

This week on the latest episode of The Atlantic Files, the New York Knicks are on the clock. Another year in review is ready to come out of the oven with some luke warm takes, and a celebration of sorts. Oh, if you haven’t heard Phil Jackson is out of the New York front office!

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Knicks - Porzingis and Jackson

New York Knicks Roundtable: Kristaps Porzingis vs. Phil Jackson

Things are getting ugly in the land of the New York Knicks. Kristaps Porzingis is unhappy, Phil Jackson is considering trading him and the fans are in utter dismay. The rest of us are sitting on the sidelines just waiting to see how this thing will pan out with a bag of popcorn. A couple

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Fisch's Friday Rant

Fisch’s Friday Rant: How to Trade Your Unicorn

After taking one week off, I am back at it again on Fisch’s Friday Rant! The NBA Draft took place, rumors took place, a process was trusted, Jimmy Butler was traded, and the first of three Ball brothers was drafted. Out of all of those topics, the one that was the easiest topic to rant

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Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Ep.50: David Vertsberger

The Atlantic Files is back with episode number FIFTY! That’s right, we’ve officially made it to the big 5-0. So, it’s only right that we have a special guest on this latest episode. David Vertsberger(@_Verts) of VICE Sports, FanRag Sports, and Fansided joins me to talk some Atlantic Division basketball. First of all, we had

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NBA All-Star

2017 NBA All-Star Weekend Roundtable: Predictions and Expectations

With the NBA heading into their unofficial halfway point, we decided to gather several of our writers to discuss the spectacle that is NBA All-Star Weekend. Our five guys discuss everything from the Rookie/Sophomore game to the possibility of Russell Westbrook taking the court with Kevin Durant and the other three Golden State All-Stars. Our

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Kristaps Porzingis

Is Kristaps Porzingis prepared to inherit the spotlight?

Amidst the latest talk of Carmelo Anthony potentially waiving his no-trade clause with the New York Knicks, his young teammate Kristaps Porzingis had this to say about how things would be different for him if Anthony were to move on from New York: “I think it would make life harder for me on the court (if Anthony

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Derrick Rose

The New York Knicks won’t benefit from Derrick Rose “hero” ball

The New York Knicks took a tough loss at the hands of the Atlanta Hawks last night. It was an eventful roller coaster that included an early Carmelo Anthony ejection, overtime, and three missed late free throws to send the game into double-overtime. Although the Anthony-less Knicks fought hard to stay in the game, I

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Video: Kristaps Porzingis and Marquese Chriss Get Into A Fight

Yesterday, in the game between the Knicks and the Suns, we were able to see a great match-up between Kristaps Porzingis and Marquese Chriss. Both young stars have had a nice star to their careers and it was definitely something that basketball fans wanted to see. The Suns ended up getting the best of the

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