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Knicks Film School

The official podcast of Knicks Film School - where fans learn about the New York Knicks!

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Opening Night Recap

Jon gives his big picture takeaways from the Knicks opening night loss to the Spurs before welcoming in friend of the program David Futernick to talk about their respective opening nights, what to take moving forward, and why we should all feel more hopeful than not after one game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr

24 Oct 2019

Rank #1

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Marc Berman of the NY Post

Jon is joined by a legend of the New York sports scene, Marc Berman of the Post. They talk about a crazy week in Knicks-land, the Chris Paul rumors, Julius Randle's leadership, Leon Rose's plans for the following months, and which former Knick Marc thinks will be back next season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

23mins

6 Mar 2020

Rank #2

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A Necessary Evil

JB joins Jon to chime in on Fizdale's firing and where things go from here. They go through whether this was fair, why it will (and won’t) make a difference, and whether there is still a chance at long term chance at success even amidst the (seemingly ever-)present dysfunction Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 15mins

7 Dec 2019

Rank #3

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Tough Clips Loss & Trading Marcus Morris

Jon and Jeremy start by recapping the Knicks exciting loss to the Clippers, check in on what their recent play means for the rest of the season, and then explore the trade market for Marcus Morris, and how the Knicks should approach moving maybe their best player. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 11mins

6 Jan 2020

Rank #4

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What Just Happened?

Jon starts out with a Cavs Postgame that turns into a "WTF" after Perry & Mills address the media following a blowout loss. Then, from before Sunday evening's craziness, Jon and JB have one of their usual wide-ranging conversations about where the organization is at, how we judge what's going on, who takes the blame, and how fans should react to the media's take on it all. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 11mins

11 Nov 2019

Rank #5

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Is the Sky Falling? First 3 Games Recap

Jon and Jeremy recap the state of the team after 3 games. They talk about whether things are actually as bad as they seem, what the heck might be going on with the Dennis Smith Jr. situation, and whether we're closer to a solution than it might appear. They then sing the praises of RJ Barrett and discuss the top 5 things they want to see from Fiz moving forward. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 4mins

28 Oct 2019

Rank #6

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Trading for Donovan Mitchell (and other fantasies)

Jon and Jeremy spend Easter Sunday arguing like it's a good old fashioned family dinner. First, they get into it over the wisdom of going all in for Utah's Donovan Mitchell, and then take sides over whether Knicks fans should be concerned over the organization's apparent lack of a search for a GM. Get ready to take sides. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 28mins

13 Apr 2020

Rank #7

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Steve Mills Fired, Mailbag & JB

A jam packed episode on the day Steve Mills gets fired. First, Kris Pursiainen reads your mailbag questions which Jon tries his best to answer, and then JB jumps on to give his thoughtful take on the day's events. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 11mins

5 Feb 2020

Rank #8

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Ian Begley & Friends

Debate time! Jon reps the Frank Hive and has a spirited convo about Mr. Ntilikina with a couple of self-proclaimed Frank haters, SkyZoo and Bro. Then he gets the lowdown about several pertinent Knicks topics of the hour from SNY’s Ian Begley. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

41mins

20 Feb 2020

Rank #9

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Kings Postgame & Buying or Selling Storylines

Jon and Jeremy do their best to digest the Knicks desultory effort against the Kings before running through all of the biggest Knicks storylines of the moment and playing Buy or Sell with each one. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 8mins

4 Nov 2019

Rank #10

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Time For Thibs?

Jon and Jeremy dive headfirst into the news of the hour: that there's a strong chance Tom Thibodeau is the next coach of the Knicks. They talk about pluses and minuses of a possible hire moving forward before getting into this years team, which combos should play together and which shouldn't, and finish up by saying one thing they each want to see from the young core pieces over the final 26 games. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 3mins

24 Feb 2020

Rank #11

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Trade Deadline Recap

Jon is joined by Spencer Pearlman to recap the craziness that was trade deadline day. They go through the possible benefits (and drawbacks) that come with the Knicks hiring an agent to run their basketball ops, the return for Marcus Morris, whether the newest Knick is any good, and what makes New York's draft stash so valuable. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

31mins

7 Feb 2020

Rank #12

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Break Up the Knicks

Jon is joined by the recently wedded David Futernick to break down the best performance of the Knicks season. They talk about the performance of some key young players vs the Hawks, the difference Mike Miller has made, how the narrative would be different if Miller had coached all season, and eating Reindeer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

46mins

18 Dec 2019

Rank #13

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End of the Year Mailbag

With the help of KFS Intern Kris Pursiainen, Jon ends the year with a Mailbag Episode to answer your questions about everything from trading for KAT to dealing away players from the current roster to whether Kevin Knox is a bust to Kris's plans on New Year's Eve. This was fun. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 14mins

31 Dec 2019

Rank #14

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KFS Mailbag

It's Mailbag Time! Jon answers the questions that are on your mind about the Knicks, lineups, rotations, trades, the coach, himself, Thanos and much more, all with the help of new KFS intern Kris P (@krispursiainen) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 9mins

30 Oct 2019

Rank #15

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A Rose Blooms, RJ Shines, Frank Stops, and the Knicks Win

Jon goes solo to recap what could wind up being a significant day in Knicks history for more reasons than we initially realized. He discusses Leon Rose's wise decision not to hold a presser, Rose's apparent impact on the young Knicks and their playing time, and the outstanding performances New York got from RJ Barrett, Frank Ntilikina and Mitchell Robinson in their win vs the red hot Rockets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

30mins

3 Mar 2020

Rank #16

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Is Julius Randle Tradeable?

Jon and Jeremy recap this weekend for the Knicks and discuss what it means for the big picture. Then, they look at why it makes sense to move on from Julius Randle so soon and go through every team in the league to try and find a new home for the Knicks big man. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 6mins

23 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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Comfortably Numb

Well that was fun. Jon and Jeremy hop on to record in the immediate aftermath of the Knicks evisceration at the hands of the Bucks. They discuss where the team and franchise goes from here, what questions need to be asked (and answered), who is (and isn't) at fault, and which path forward makes the most sense. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 3mins

3 Dec 2019

Rank #18

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Trade Deadline Primer

Jon is joined by Andrew Claudio and Jeremy Cohen for a full breakdown of all the news and rumors as they survey the landscape a few days ahead of the NBA's trade deadline. They discuss D'Angelo Russell, Marcus Morris, Julius Randle (to Charlotte?!?), Dennis Schroder, Kevin Knox, best & worst case scenarios, and make some predictions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 11mins

4 Feb 2020

Rank #19

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Buying Mike Miller? Selling DSJ?

Jon and Jeremy recap the week that was before getting into some big picture stuff, including how they want to see the rest of the year go, how much more faith we should have in the front office based on recent events (and whether having faith is a good thing) and what deals work to find Dennis Smith Jr. a new home (including one fake trade that Jon nearly has a spasm over live on the air) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 10mins

30 Dec 2019

Rank #20