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Knicks Lift MSG Ban On Charles Oakley Following Meeting
The Knicks have lifted their ban on Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden following his meeting with Adam Silver and James Dolan.

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Exec: Oakley Situation Has Elevated Existing Wariness For Players Of Knicks
James Dolan was a big reason why Kevin Durant never considered coming to the Knicks as a free agent in the 2016 offseason, according to one executive.

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Knicks Won't Opt-Out Of Contract With Phil Jackson
Phil Jackson continues to have full control of player personnel over the Knicks and James Dolan is continuing to not mettle in these issues.

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Knicks Give Charles Oakley Lifetime Ban From MSG
Charles Oakley has long been in a feud with James Dolan, which came to a head during Wednesday's altercation.

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Knicks Fire Chief Of Security Two Days After Charles Oakley Incident
Frank Benedetto became security director after a career with the U.S. Secret Service, where he oversaw security for Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush.

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Carmelo Anthony May Wait Out Phil Jackson With Knicks
Carmelo Anthony feels like the Knicks are still his team.

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Charles Oakley Claims He's Been Harassed By MSG Security Previously
Charles Oakley said security guards are under “orders” to alert Garden and team owner James Dolan whenever he is in the building.

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Spike Lee: I'll Pack Phil Jackson's Bags For Him
Spike Lee was asked if he would choose to keep Phil Jackson or Carmelo Anthony.

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Cavs To Sign Derrick Williams To 10-Day Contract
Derrick Williams averaged 5.9 points and 2.9 rebounds in 25 games (11 starts) for Miami this season.

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Charles Oakley Ejected From Madison Square Garden (Video)
Charles Oakley was surrounded by security guards after either a run-in with fans or James Dolan.

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Jeff Hornacek: Knicks Have 'Lived Up To The Billing' On Dysfunction
Jeff Hornacek's comments come one day after Phil Jackson wrote a Tweet referencing a negative column about Carmelo Anthony and hours before Charles Oakley was physically escorted out of MSG.

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Carmelo Anthony's Resolve To Remain With Knicks Hardening With Jackson's Comments
Carmelo Anthony has privately told teammates that he'll refuse to let Phil Jackson run him off the Knicks.

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Phil Jackson Critical Of Carmelo Anthony In Tweet
Phil Jackson referenced a column by Kevin Ding that was critical of Anthony.

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Cavs Strongly Deny Kevin Love For Carmelo Anthony Trade Report
LeBron James called the report he is pushing for the Cavs to trade Kevin Love for Carmelo Anthony 'trash'.

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Report: LeBron James In Favor Of Trading Kevin Love For Carmelo Anthony
For the Cavs to acquire Carmelo Anthony without including Kevin Love in the deal would require the Knicks to take back at least three role players in order to match salaries.

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Carmelo Anthony Attempting To Remain Optimistic Despite Trade Rumors, Knicks' Struggles
New York has lost 17 of their past 23 games.

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Kristaps Porzingis Prefers Knicks Keep Carmelo Anthony
Kristaps Porzingis is 0-8 in his career when Carmelo Anthony doesn't play at all and 0-3 when Anthony is ejected.

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Knicks Continue To Pursue Trade For Kevin Love
The Knicks have been working on three and four-team trades involving Carmelo Anthony.

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Carmelo Anthony Will Consider Family First When Dealing With Possible Trade
Carmelo Anthony enjoys playing and living in New York and cited his family as a reason why he re-signed with the Knicks in 2014.

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Jeff Hornacek: Carmelo Anthony Has Control Of Trade Situation
Carmelo Anthony is starting to surge in recent games, blocking out the speculation despite feuding with management.

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Knicks, Clippers Seek Third Team To Facilitate Carmelo Anthony Trade
New York is reluctant to absorb the three years and $42 million left on Jamal Crawford's contract after this season.

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Celtics Inform Knicks They Have No Interest In Trading For Carmelo Anthony
Last season, the Celtics and Knicks held exploratory talks on Carmelo Anthony.


Knicks Open To Dealing Carmelo Anthony To Clippers Without One Of Big 3 In Return
The Knicks technically cannot trade for Blake Griffin because a team cannot have two Designated Rookie Max extensions on a roster acquired via a trade at any time.

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Phil Jackson Determined To Trade Carmelo Anthony, Reaches Out To Celtics, Clippers
Phil Jackson wants to begin rebuilding around Kristaps Porzingis.

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Knicks Approached Cavs On Carmelo Anthony For Kevin Love Trade
The Cavaliers told New York they were not interested in Carmelo Anthony.

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Carmelo Anthony's Camp Believes Phil Jackson Trying To Get Him To Waive No-Trade
People close to Carmelo Anthony believe some of the constant sniping from Phil Jackson has been a way to get him to waive his no-trade clause with the Knicks.

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Carmelo Anthony Glad He Protected Himself With No-Trade Clause
Carmelo Anthony reiterated that he plans to remain in New York.

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Some Within Knicks' Organization Believe Carmelo Anthony Should Be Traded
No specific trades were discussed during the meeting between Phil Jackson and Carmelo Anthony.

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Carmelo Anthony Informs Phil Jackson He Won't Waive No-Trade Clause
The most recent controversy has led some in the Carmelo Anthony camp wondering if Jackson is intentionally picking a public fight in hopes of agreeing to a trade.

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Knicks Considering Starting Kristaps Porzingis At Center
Moving Kristaps Porzingis to center would send Joakim Noah to the second unit and move Carmelo Anthony to power forward.

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