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Sick Ntilikina yanks himself out of his worst Knicks game

New York Post - 21 Nov 2017
Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina's fourth-quarter benching was more the Frenchman's call than the coach's. Feeling flu-like symptoms, Ntilikina had his worst game as a Knick, committing four turnovers with zero points and one assist in 11 minutes and ...
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Frank Ntilikina's game is growing around his suffocating defense

New York Post - 16 Nov 2017
Frank Ntilikina's arms and hands and defensive IQ saw to that. “We have great confidence in him defensively. It's great that a young guy comes into this league with more defensive principles than the offensive principles,” coach Jeff Hornacek said of ...
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How Frank Ntilikina is shattering the rookie mold

New York Post - 08 Nov 2017
“It was just part of developing my game in Europe,” Ntilikina said Tuesday before the Knicks faced the Hornets — with All-Star Kemba Walker and reserve Malik Monk, the guy many felt the Knicks would draft No. 8. “Me, obviously I know when you're a ...
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Ntilikina gives Knicks fans tantalizing glimpse of what could be

New York Post - 28 Oct 2017
So the Garden crowd quickly fell in love with Ntilikina, who may finally bring stability to a Knicks point-guard position that has contained 25 — count 'em, 25 — different candidates since the start of the 2009-10 season. The love affair began in ...
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This is the Frank Ntilikina Knicks banked their future on

New York Post - 06 Nov 2017
The French Prince did some growing up Sunday night. In a closely contested game at a raucous Madison Square Garden, 19-year-old rookie Frank Ntilikina found himself on the floor during crunch time. And the eighth-overall pick in this year's draft ...
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Frank Ntilikina is no Dennis Smith Jr — which is fine for Knicks

FanRag Sports (blog) - 19 Nov 2017
With Frank Ntilikina off the court, Knicks had given up 108.7 points per 100 possessions, which would rank 29th in the NBA. With Ntilikina on the floor, Knicks gave up 102.4 points/100 possessions, which would be eighth-best in the league. “That's what ...
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Golub: Frank Ntilikina is Rwandan

The Stanford Daily - 10 Nov 2017
Someone who just recently has gotten the love is rookie point guard from France, Frank Ntilikina. The 19-year-old Frankie Smokes is hounding opposing ball handlers on defense, slinging slick pick-and-roll passes and hitting timely shots, like his two ...
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Knicks' Frank Ntilikina: Drops career-high nine assists - 09 Nov 2017
Ntilikina finished with six points (3-7 FG), a career-high nine assists, four rebounds, one steal and one block across 23 minutes during Wednesday's 112-99 loss to the Magic. Though he continues to essentially split time with starting point guard ...

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