KFS Podcast: Mike Vorkunov

Jon and JB are joined by the Athletic’s Mike Vorkunov. They try to answer the unanswerable question of whether a 17-win team has truly turned the corner, and whether it’s even possible to know that before seeing how July plays out. They then look ahead to the summer, getting into the possible alternate plans if the Knicks don’t land the very best guys, and whether there might be value in mediocrity or if it’s a step in the wrong direction. [iTunes]

Knicks Film School Podcast: Year End Recap with Chris Iseman

Jon is joined by Chris Iseman, the Knicks beat reporter from The Record & NorthJersey.com, to give a recap on the soon-to-be-completed season. They talk about whether the team feels any of this year’s objectives have been achieved, whether the culture has actually improved, how to grade David Fizdale, if Frank Ntilikina has played his last game as a Knick, and the encouraging signs he’s seen from some of New York’s young players.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Rolling Stone’s Alan Sepinwall on the Knicks & The Sopranos

Jon is joined by the chief television critic for Rolling Stone and a lifelong Knicks fan, Alan Sepinwall. They talk about the ups and downs of this season and life as a Knicks fan before getting into Alan’s new book, “The Sopranos Sessions,” and drawing some comparisons between everyone’s favorite mafia family and the team we love.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Pre-Tourney Prospect Review & Knicks Draft Board with Spencer Pearlman

Jon is joined once again by Spencer Pearlman of The Stepien and Knicks Film School for a draft deep dive before the tourney begins. They go through what the Knicks draft board should look like, first considering the current roster and then factoring in a certain free agent forward. They also discuss how likely a trade might be, what prospect might jump up over the next three weeks, why Spencer is still low on Ja Morant and how that could change.

Knicks Film School Podcast: Sunday Chat with Alex Wolfe

Jon is joined by Alex Wolfe of Locked On Knicks and Posting & Toasting to cover a vast amount of Knicks ground, bouncing around thoughts on the draft, tanking, Fizdale, the point guards and the summer. They also comment on the James Dolan incident before finishing up with a discussion about Captain Marvel and where it ranks in the pantheon of Marvel origin stories.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: The Croatians are Coming! The Croatians are Coming!

Jon is joined by Tom Piccolo of Basketball Index and Jake Storiale of Talkin’ Knicks & Talkin’ Yanks to leave no Knicks stone unturned. They start with Jon’s Twitter dustup with Mario Hezonja, talk about the recent Frank Ntilikina trade rumors, and then hit on a host of issues, including the Knicks offense, what should and shouldn’t be taken from this lost season, how worried should we really be about Kevin Knox, and where Mitch fits in the long term plans. Then they end with a speed round.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Marcie Trier

Jon and Su York are joined by Marcie Trier, mother of Knicks guard Allonzo Trier, to talk about how she raised a son who grew up to achieve his NBA dream. They also talk about her career and off-court efforts to help those in need. Finally, they discuss the season that Allonzo is having, why he’s already one of the most efficient players on the Knicks, and where he can go from here.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Outasight

Jon is joined by Platinum recording artist Outasight. They spend some time on his path he’s taken in the music industry before talking shop on all things Knicks, including the latest rumor that James Dolan may sell the team, what’s going to happen this summer, balancing excitement with reality when evaluating New York’s young talent, and which of the 90’s teams they remember most fondly.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Knicks WIN! Special Valentine’s Day Edition

Jon recaps the Knicks latest los- WHAT?!?! They won? Woo Hoo! The celebration carries over into the rest of the Macri household as Jon’s wife joins the pod to talk about being married to a crazy person, what this year has been like, and what she think’s of this year’s squad.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Sunday Morning Knicks Chat with Tommy Dee

Jon is joined by Tommy Dee, who you’ve seen on SNY among other places, to have a wide-ranging conversation about the Knicks, including discussion about David Fizdale’s offense, how much the lack of shooting is altering things, what Dennis Smith Jr. adds to the picture, Kevin Knox’s upside, July 2019, the Porzingis trade, a possibly insane theory about Tim Hardaway Jr’s contract and much more.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: John Henson

Jon is joined by long-time Knicks fan John Henson, who talks about the trials and tribulations of rooting for this team through thick and thin, the arc of his reaction to the Kristaps Porzingis trade, what he expects to happen this summer, his happiness over the end of the Enes Kanter Era and whether he thinks the team’s relationship with the media can ever improve.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: The Porzingis Trade Pod

Jon and JB go through everything related to the shocking news that Kristaps Porzingis (spoiler alert) has been traded, going through emotions of the day, what the trade says about the team and those running it, whether this could have been avoided and how, ramifications for the future, what other trade options they might have passed up, and where we go from here.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Knicks v Hornets Postgame

Jon is joined by Zach DiLuzio, who makes his triumphant return to the podcast to discuss the latest spirited but unsuccessful effort for the young Knicks. They talk about the defense Fizdale has been employing of late, the performance of newest Knick Kadeem Allen, the continued growth of Mitchell Robinson and Kevin Knox, and what we should expect at point guard moving forward.

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Knicks Film School Podcast: Buy or Sell Knicks on the fence

Jon is joined by Tom Piccolo of The Basketball Index for a midseason check-in where they go through some key figures and whether we should buy or sell them as long term fixtures. They start with a discussion about how David Fizdale has done with this team so far, and then hit on Emmanuel Mudiay, Luke Kornet, Damyean Dotson and Frank Ntilikina before finishing up by touching on the trade deadline.

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