Earl Barron

Report: Knicks coaches want to sign Earl Barron, but front office is undecided

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Th Knicks could use some frontcourt depth for next season, and no, the free agent signing of Andrea Bargnani isn’t what we’re talking about. New York needs defense and rebounding off the bench, particularly if it wants to contend with teams like the Nets and the Pacers who are relatively stacked at the forward or [more]

Hamed Haddadi has workout with New Orleans Pelicans

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The New York Knicks are looking for a little depth along the front line, but at this point in free agency the pickings get slim. Jeremy Tyler is going to get a look after playing with the Knicks Summer League team and averaging 12.8 points and 6.4 rebounds a game. However, the Knicks want a more [more]

Ivan Johnson gives NBA teams two weeks to give him a decent offer or he may head overseas

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Ivan Johnson wants to stay in the NBA, but he’s tired of waiting around for an offer to roll in. He’s got options — teams in Italy and China have come knocking with decent offers — so he and his agent are giving NBA teams a deadline, reports Chris Haynes at CSNNW.com. A source close [more]

Knicks talking to Earl Barron as possible backup bench big

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New York is reportedly looking to add one more guy to the roster — a veteran backup big who isn’t going to play much but can add some depth to the front line. New York is going to try out Jeremy Taylor for that role even though he is a young player (he has a [more]

Rasheed Wallace retires from NBA. Again. But he means it now.

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Coach Mike Woodson basically begged Rasheed Wallace to come out of retirement and play for the Knicks this season — and for 20 games it worked. He averaged 7.2 points and 4.2 rebounds in 14.6 minutes per game giving them solid play off the bench and letting Tyson Chandler and other bigs get some rest. [more]