KFS Analysis

The Curious Case of Emmanuel Mudiay

Jonathan Macri discusses whether we should be excited about Emmanuel Mudiay's recent play.

Is Enes Kanter Tradable?

Jonathan Macri examines if it's possible to trade the big man with an even bigger expiring contract.

Don’t let the early season results sour you to Kevin Knox

Tiffany Salmon pumps the brakes over any concerns of Kevin Knox's slow start.

Leading by example: Why Courtney Lee has an important role to fill before being...

Michael DeStafano kicks off a four part series on the main components of "tanking" which is the word often used to describe the process of developing young players at the cost of winning.

For Frank Ntilikina, could less be more?

Jonathan Macri reminds us not to panic over Frank Ntilikina's playing time.

Who should the Knicks call about a potential Courtney Lee trade?

As Courtney Lee finally returns to the lineup, Dave Early lists out possible trade destinations that would help the Knicks 2019 salary cap outlook.

Better situation for KD: The Knicks or the Clippers?

Is it right to dismiss the idea that the Knicks are an attractive destination for Kevin Durant in 2019?

The Porzingis trade didn’t alter the plan, it amplified it

Are the Knicks deviating from their plan or following it? Sit here, children…plenty of room down in front. Take a pillow if you like. There’s...

Unlocking the Frank Ntilikina mystery

The questions surrounding Ntilikina not only center around what (he is), but how (the coaching staff is using him), why (he can't hit a shot), when (they're going to try him at point guard again), who (he should be playing with) and where (he'll be after the February trade deadline). Jonathan Macri tries to make some sense of it all.

What to watch for from the young Knicks down the stretch

The games stopped having meaning a long time ago, but what happens on the court still has some importance to a select group of...

How Allonzo Trier has surprised everyone

Benoît Lelièvre provides insight on how Allonzo Trier is starting to evolve into an exciting young prospect.

Navigating the Kristaps Porzingis news cycle

  • There has been rumblings that re-signing KP isn't a foregone conclusion.
  • It's been well documented the Garden isn't known to be the best place to work.
  • So what does this all mean to our favorite unicorn?

A calm Knicks trade deadline before the impending storm

After a slow trade deadline, the real fun for the Knicks begins in earnest. A look at where things stand now and in the...

Where Frank Ntilikina’s struggles began and what the Knicks should consider before entertaining any...

As multiple teams have expressed interest in Frank Ntilikina, the Knicks might be reaching a point where they decide to move on from the 2017 lottery pick. Before they even think of doing this, there is a lot to consider. Dave Early tries to explain.

Celebrating Swin Cash

This article is written by Tiffany Salmon. I often think about women in sports and what it takes to excel in their field while also...

What is a Point Guard, anyway? Dissecting the Frank Ntilikina question

Frank Ntilikina has forced Knicks fans to examine the very idea of a point guard. Maybe we're thinking too much into it. Jonathan Macri explains.

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.

Grading each aspect of Kevin Knox’ game at the All-Star Break

This is a season of development for the Knicks. We always knew it would be. Things have gone as planned (well, sort of). The Knicks...

Development of individual talent: Grading the Knicks progress so far

Mike DeStefano continues his four-part series evaluating the development of the Knicks. In this part, he puts his grading hand to individual player development.

A Knick Fan’s Spiritual Guide to the Offseason

These are tense times for supporters of the Knicks. With arguably the most pivotal offseason in franchise history now three weeks away from getting...

The New York Knick Starting Lineup Safety Rankings, Part 1

Jonathan Macri looks at how likely it is each player on the roster starts meaningful games this season.

A Small Favor at the Knicks Halfway Mark

  • Watching the Knicks through the first half of this season has been like watching a bad movie, hoping it turns out great.
  • What do the Knicks need to do to make our time worthwhile during the second half?

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...

The Godfather of Knicks Trades

As an Italian kid who grew up in Staten Island, I have a particular affinity for The Godfatherand, obviously, The Godfather Part 2, which...

The New York Knicks Starting Lineup Safety Rankings, Part 2

Jonathan Macri with Part 2 of his Starting Lineup Safety Rankings