The 2016-17 Knicks held their first team practice Tuesday. It really happened. There were Knicks players wearing Knicks (practice) uniforms, Knicking all up and down the court. It was beautiful.
Here is Brandon Jennings shooting a three. I need to pee, but I can’t stop watching.
Too late. I peed my pants. Knicks are back!
I disagree with Marc Berman that Lou Amundson’s beard is “big.” It’s an alright beard, though.
Lou Amundson sans man bun but with new big beard. pic.twitter.com/hre8Jv6Fzm— Marc Berman (@NYPost_Berman) September 27, 2016
Jeff Hornacek talked a bit:
Hornacek said the team didn't really seek to install much today. Will save that for later in week. But was encouraged that most players ...— Chris Herring (@HerringWSJ) September 27, 2016
... showed up an hour early for 1st practice. Also thinks NY is in good shape early on, which should make things easier 4 them in preseason— Chris Herring (@HerringWSJ) September 27, 2016
And here is Melo, talking about feeling the energy:
I feel the energy flowing through me as well. On second thought, that’s just more pee. I’m very excited.
From here the team will head to West Point for a few days of practice and army-related stuff. Melo is excited for his new friends to head out to a secluded area to “Have fun, enjoy the training camp, enjoy the grind.”
Knicks are back!