• Fat Joe rips Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving for picking Nets instead of Knicks

    10 days ago - By Yardbarke

    It's been about five months since Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving made the decision to sign with the Nets, but there are some Knicks fans who are still heated about missing out on the two superstars. Rapper Fat Joe is one of those fans, and he wasn't afraid to voice his displeasure with Durant and Irving during an interview with Sports Illustrated on Wednesday. “You got to understand a lot of players, and I'll call them out: Kyrie, Durant. They didn't want that New York Knick pressure,” Joe said. “They didn't want that media attention. They didn't want Sports Illustrated being right in the...
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  • Knicks Notes: Trier, Payton, Ntilikina, Garnett

    10 days ago - By Hoops Rumors

    Allonzo Trier ‘s future with the Knicks appears uncertain after being kept on the bench for eight of the past 10 games, writes Marc Berman of The New York Post. Trier saw his first game action outside of garbage time in nearly three weeks Monday in New York's 44-point loss to the Bucks. He scored 10 points in 11 minutes in the first half, but wasn't used at all after halftime.
    Coach David Fizdale hasn't provided a public explanation for why Trier has been demoted, other than citing the team's depth at shooting guard with RJ Barrett , Wayne Ellington and Damyean Dotson. There are theories...
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  • Kevin Durant roasts Fat Joe over slam about not signing with Knicks

    10 days ago - By Yardbarke

    Kevin Durant will not be able to amaze NBA fans with his on-court exploits until next season, but he remains All-Star-caliber with his social media game. In a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Fat Joe ripped both Durant and Kyrie Irving for choosing to sign with the Brooklyn Nets over the New York Knicks. The rapper argued that when it came to the pressure of playing for the Knicks, the two superstars “didn't want that smoke.” “Kyrie and Durant - they didn't want that New York Knicks pressure,” Fat Joe said. “They didn't want that media attention. They didn't want Sports...
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  • Fat Joe: KD, Kyrie 'didn't want that New York Knick pressure'

    10 days ago - By TheScore

    Rapper Fat Joe thinks Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving chose to sign with the Brooklyn Nets because they couldn't handle the pressure of playing for the New York Knicks. Joe, a lifelong Knicks fan, took a shot at Durant and Irving while appearing on " SI Now ." "They didn't want that New York Knick pressure," he said. "They didn't want that media attention... They said, 'Alright we want New York, but let's do the lesser of the drama. Let's go to Brooklyn.'" Joe described Durant and Irving as his "good friends" before taking another dig at them for picking the Nets over the Knicks. "They...
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