Mike DeStefano

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Focusing on the Youth, Part 1: Frank Ntilikina

The trade deadline has come and gone, and the Knicks were MAJOR players. Now that the dust has settled - vets gone, cap space created, draft picks added - we can spend these last few months focused...

KFS Teacher’s Lounge: What Should the Knicks do with Enes Kanter?

  • Enes Kanter has been unhappy with his new role coming off the bench.
  • Meanwhile, rumors are circulating that the team is looking to trade him.
  • Join us in the KFS Teacher's Lounge to hear what some of our KFS professors think the team should do with Kanter.

Why trading Damyean Dotson makes sense

  • Damyean Dotson has developed into a fan-favorite of sorts among Knicks fans.
  • While a young player on a reasonable contract sounds like someone you would want to stick around, perhaps trading him is the Knicks' best option.

Happy Thoughts for a Happy New Year

  • Celebrate the New Year by letting your imagination go wild in thinking about how this Knicks team will look with the return of a player we know very well.
  • As much as the focus is on free agency and the next draft, let's not forget about the star the Knicks already have in waiting.

The final grade in evaluating the Knicks rebuild so far

  • Mike DeStefano wraps up his four-part series on the main components that can help us evaluate how the Knicks are progressing in a season that won’t be evaluated in wins and losses.

Grading the Knicks’ ability to establish a new identity in trying to change their culture

Mike DeStefano continues his four-part series on the main components that can help us evaluate how the Knicks are progressing in a season that won't be evaluated in wins and losses. Read Part I here, Part II here,...