KFS Analysis

Knicks Numbers, Part 1

The Knicks are second to last in the league in assists. Should we be concerned?

Is Frank Ntilikina the answer to all of David Fizdale’s lineup shuffling?

  • If you sort through the Knicks lineup stats, you will find Ntilikina's name included in the top units, so why isn't he getting more burn with those combinations?

Damyean Dotson and the art of drafting in the second round

How the Knicks found Damyean Dotson in the second round out of nowhere.

Where we’re at with Frank Ntilikina

  • Frank Ntilikina found himself stuck on the Knicks bench again on Christmas Day.
  • While some fans clamor for the young point guard to receive more playing time, is David Fizdale warranted in taking away his minutes?
  • Does Frank Ntilikina receive less rope than other players on the roster who battle through shooting slumps?

For Frank Ntilikina, could less be more?

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

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.

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.

Kevin Knox is thriving with Allonzo Trier’s touches

  • Kevin Knox became the first Knick rookie to post eight straight 15+ point games since Patrick Ewing in 1985.
  • What happened to suddenly jumpstart his scoring?
  • Look no further than the players who are having their minutes and touches replaced.

Why Frank Ntilikina’s greatest weakness should keep him in a Knicks uniform

  • Frank Ntilikina doesn't score a lot, often deferring to his teammates, and that's a good thing.

Ranking the Top 10 Potential Knicks Lottery Representatives

It’s March. In New York, that means three things: We start to lie to ourselves that it is almost warm We all pretend we...

Tim Hardaway Jr. is scorching hot, but so is whoever he is guarding

After Tim Hardaway Jr.'s scorching offensive night against Indiana, David Early does what any film school site would do, and breaks down his defense.

The Curious Case of Emmanuel Mudiay

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

The Emmanuel Mudiay Conundrum

David Fizdale has a soft spot for Emmanuel Mudiay. This much is obvious. Jonathan Macri decided to take a look at just how warranted,...

Key things to watch throughout this Knicks season

Zach DiLuzio takes a look at some high-level points to keep an eye on throughout the season.

Future Focus, Part II: Mitchell Robinson

The trade deadline has come and gone, and the Knicks were MAJOR players. Now that the dust has settled – vets gone, cap space...

A Dream Come True

The site I always dreamed of building

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.

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.

Is Enes Kanter Tradable?

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

Should the Knicks consider trading for Markelle Fultz?

The contributors of Knicks Film School give their opinions on Fultz.

The New York Knicks Starting Lineup Safety Rankings, Part 2

Jonathan Macri with Part 2 of his Starting Lineup Safety Rankings

Future Focus, Part III: Dennis Smith, Jr.

It's been a long season. Over these last 18 games, let's just try to enjoy ourselves by focusing on what was supposed to be...

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?

Is the Trey Burke comeback on its last legs?

Has Allonzo Trier ruined Trey Burke's comeback story?

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...