Sabrino Ionescu a bright spot for NY basketball

The best point guard in NYC.Image: Getty Images New Yorkers are always lamenting the Knicks’ lack of a great point guard, bemoaning the franchise’s inability to find an orchestrator worthy of their high basketball standards. I’ll never forget the one game I went to at Madison Square Garden when a couple of guys who clearly … Read more

MarJon Beauchamp’s wild journey to NBA draft may interest Knicks

MarJon Beauchamp’s story reads like a Hollywood script.  From considering a break from basketball to playing his way into the 2022 NBA Draft green room in the span of 15 months, the 6-foot-6 wing’s journey has been a whirlwind.  After joining Chameleon BX — a training program for draft hopefuls that flopped — instead of … Read more

Knicks can find RJ Barrett complement in Ochai Agbaji

As a 22-year-old, four-year college player, Ochai Agbaji is an outlier in next week’s NBA draft.  You won’t hear overused draft terms like upside and potential used nearly as much with him as some of the other younger top prospects in the draft. Unlike many others who will realize a lifelong dream next Thursday at … Read more

Hollinger’s Top 75 NBA Draft prospects: Jabari Smith No. 1, plus tiers and breakdowns of 2022 class

Are you watching the NBA Finals? Are you watching them and thinking about what they might mean for this year’s draft? We’re in a little bit of a weird place, right? The consensus top three players are fours and fives, but all the value is in big wings. Unlike a year ago, there isn’t an … Read more

NBA’s top free-agent shooting guards in 2022: James Harden, Bradley Beal, Zach LaVine and more

Hollinger’s Free-Agent rankings and projections:Top 25 free agents by BORD$ projectionsTop point guards by BORD$ projections At least in theory, it’s a stellar NBA shooting-guard market when free agency begins. Three max-caliber All-Stars headline the offerings at this position, although that excitement might fade quickly with the reality that all three players seem overwhelmingly likely … Read more

Knicks’ Obi Toppin, Immanuel Quickley finished season well, but now comes the hard part

New York Knicks teammates Obi Toppin and Immanuel Quickley do just about everything together. They work out together. They celebrate holidays together. Sometimes, they combine the two and leave holiday parties to go to the gym. Quickley departed the Toppin household at 1 a.m. after Christmas festivities and headed to the court, a story Toppin … Read more

Bulls could be Knicks’ top Mitchell Robinson free-agency competition

As Knicks center Mitchell Robinson continues with his cryptic Instagram posts, a small but clear free-agent market awaits him. After the Feb. 10 trade deadline, The Post reported the Pistons and Bulls talked to the Knicks in the days leading up to it. The Knicks cut off talks with 24 hours to go, deciding they … Read more