Julius Randle RUMORS & NEWS

  • The 2 real reasons the Knicks need to trade Julius Randle

    Clutch Points "With an up-and-down season, the New York Knicks definitely have a lot of issues at the moment. However, the biggest elephant in the room for them has been the horribly inconsistent play of superstar Julius Randle. He’s suddenly regressed and is having career lows in every..." January 19

  • Jeff Van Gundy Calls Out Julius Randle For Disappointing Season

    Fadeaway World "Julius Randle's arrival in New York was hailed by fans around the NBA community. After emerging as a star, he helped lead the Knicks to their best season in years. Unfortunately, Randle's performance has been less than ideal this campaign and the Knicks have struggled to match..." January 16

  • Knicks Are Not Sold On Julius Randle As A Long-Term Option

    Fadeaway World "Julius Randle was on top of the world last season, leading the New York Knicks back to the playoffs for the first time since 2013 and making the All-NBA Second Team while doing so. This season has been nothing close to that for Randle, his scoring average has fallen by a drastic 5 points a..." January 12

  • Julius Randle must now face the music with Knicks fans

    New York Post "Now Julius Randle must face the music, the Garden’s loyal fans and the “Bing-Bongs” when the Knicks host the Spurs on Monday. It will be interesting to see the crowd reaction Randle receives when he is introduced as part of the starting lineup before the..." January 10

  • 2 reasons Julius Randle will regret thumbs downing Knicks fans

    Clutch Points "New York Knicks forward Julius Randle wasn’t too fond of the boos he and his teammates received from the Madison Square Garden crowd in the first quarter of the game against the Boston Celtics this past Thursday. The one-time All-Star took note of that. When he..." January 09

  • Julius Randle apologies for telling Knicks fans the truth

    New York Daily News "Julius Randle, under fire for telling Knicks fans to “shut the f--k up,” has issued an apology for expressing himself honestly. “Just want to send a quick message to our fans and be clear,” reads the statement, posted Friday evening on Instagram. “I love..." January 07

  • Julius Randle explains thumbs-down gesture to Knicks fans

    New York Post "Julius Randle knows how to overshadow a great win.  Randle went on a rampage in the third quarter Thursday to spur the Knicks’ comeback from 25 points down in a 108-105 win over the Celtics at the Garden, but he was caught on camera executing an unfortunate..." January 07

  • 2 Knicks 2022 New Year’s Resolutions for Julius Randle and crew

    Clutch Points "New York Knicks fans had high expectations for their beloved squad when they made the NBA playoffs in 2021. However, Julius Randle, RJ Barrett and crew have come out slow this season and hold just a 15-18 record. Their current standing at 11th place in the East standings isn’t even..." December 28

  • This Knicks-Pacers Trade Pairs Julius Randle, Myles Turner

    NBA Analysis "From the sounds of it, the Indiana Pacers are ready to embrace a rebuild. They are currently stuck in no man’s land of the NBA, as they aren’t good enough to legitimately contend for a title, but they aren’t bad enough to land a top pick in the draft. Right now, the..." December 14

  • Julius Randle's Leadership Reportedly An Issue In Knicks Locker Room

    New York Post "The New York Knicks have not been able to live up to the lofty expectations many had on them prior to the start of the season. We’re still just a quarter of the way through the campaign, but right now, the Knicks aren’t exactly looking like a playoff team. There..." December 12

  • Julius Randle Taking Responsibility For Knicks’ Disappointing Play

    NBA Analysis "Things have not gone as well for the New York Knicks in the 2021-22 NBA season as they had hoped for. They got off to a hot start, opening the season 5-1, but they have struggled mightily since. They are now 12-13 and in 11th place in a very competitive, tightly packed Eastern..." December 10

  • Julius Randle: Knicks must get back to winning games with defense

    The Score "The New York Knicks have lost four of their last five games, and forward Julius Randle believes the team can turn its season around by improving its collective effort, especially on the defensive end. "I just think we gotta understand that in order to win..." December 05

  • Shaquille O'Neal's advice to Knicks' Julius Randle

    The Big Lead "Julius Randle's three-point shooting and scoring have taken a step back this season as the Knicks have struggled out of the gate. On Tuesday night the Knicks lost a close road game to the Brooklyn Nets. After the game Randle was visibly frustrated and then told the press that one..." December 01

  • New York Knicks need Julius Randle at his best in wake of Kemba Walker expulsion

    Sportsnaut "Kemba Walker was presumably signed to be the difference-making scorer the New York Knicks needed in their starting backcourt. On the contrary, head coach Tom Thibodeau recently removed Walker from the team’s rotation altogether, opting to insert wing Alec Burks into the starting..." December 01

  • New York Knicks' Julius Randle Says He's Not Getting Calls Because He's Too Strong

    Bleacher Report "Julius Randle is apparently too strong for his own good. Following his team's 112-110 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, the New York Knicks star said he was told he didn't draw more fouls in part because of his ability to play through contact. December 01

  • Knicks’ success without Julius Randle is worrying

    New York Post "The Knicks survived Tuesday night. They wheezed and they sputtered for a bit, but they survived. They jumped out to an early 10-0 lead on the LeBron-less Lakers. They took a 25-point lead, and were probably one more 8-2 run away from Frank Vogel giving a sick and hurting Anthony Davis the night..." November 24

  • Julius Randle, Knicks are motivated to achieve what Bucks accomplished last season

    The Athletic "Julius Randle wants what the Bucks have. Friday night, he can see it up close. The Knicks fell in the first round of last season’s playoffs, a five-game out at the wings of the Hawks. Yet, Randle’s eyes remained on the postseason even once his..." November 05

  • Julius Randle speaks out on heated altercation with Wendell Carter Jr.

    Clutch Points "The New York Knicks rolled over the Orlando Magic on Friday night in a massive 121-96 victory. Emotions were clearly running high when Julius Randle attempted to put Wendell Carter Jr on a poster with a dunk, but the Magic big man instead fouled him hard across the..." October 23

  • NBA Fines Julius Randle $15K For Throwing Basketball Into Stands

    TMZ "Knicks star Julius Randle was just slapped with a $15K fine for tossing the basketball into the stands, in celebration, after NY downed the rivals Boston Celtics in a double-OT thriller. The game went down Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden ... and Randle played out of..." October 21

  • Julius Randle, Knicks must be growing concerned after Mitchell Robinson’s admission

    Empire Sports Media "The New York Knicks are just a few days away from the start of the regular season against the Boston Celtics. However, the preseason finale against the Washington Wizards gave them an opportunity to get center Mitchell Robinson onto the court for the first time since fracturing his foot last..." October 19

  • Julius Randle responds to Trae Young’s WWE cameo at Madison Square Garden

    Larry Brown Sports "Trae Young riled up many New York Knicks fans by returning to Madison Square Garden as part of a WWE cameo earlier this month. Now the Knicks’ star player is responding to the episode. Knicks big man Julius Randle told Ian Begley of SportsNet New York that he was not sweating..." September 20

  • Julius Randle Praises Teammate RJ Barrett: "He's Going To Be Really Good"

    Fadeaway World "Besides Kemba Walker, the New York Knicks didn't make any huge additions in the 2021 offseason, leaving their improvement as a team up to the development of the young players. Out of all their young studs, RJ Barrett is probably the guy with the most pressure on him to have a..." September 19

  • The Knicks X-Factor For 2021-22 NBA Season, And It’s Not Julius Randle

    Clutch Points "After a surprise playoff appearance last season that earned them home-court advantage in the first round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs, the New York Knicks are looking to build off that success and make a deep postseason run in 2022. Even though they wound up losing to the Atlanta..." September 09

  • 3 reasons Julius Randle, Knicks will be even better than last season

    Clutch Points "Safe to say that gone are the days when fans and critics laughed at the New York Knicks for their misfortunes. Julius Randle is a bona fide All-Star and he has the proper supporting cast around him. The Knicks will be carrying a ton of momentum from last season’s relatively good campaign...." September 09

  • Julius Randle wanted to 'lock in' with New York Knicks, OK with potentially leaving millions on table

    ESPN "When Julius Randle was eligible for an extension this offseason, he knew there was a chance he could make more money if he waited a year to sign a new deal with the New York Knicks. If Randle would have waited until 2022, when his contract expired, he would have been..." August 27

  • Julius Randle Delivers Key Message to Knicks Lottery Pick Obi Toppin

    Heavy "Julius Randle averaged a whopping 37.6 minutes per game last season, leading the NBA in the category while playing in 71 of 72 games as he willed the Knicks into the playoffs with home-court advantage. All of those regular-season minutes took a toll, though, and Randle, who..." August 16

  • Julius Randle’s Extension With Knicks is All About 2022

    Heavy "Whatever you thought of the New York Knicks approach to this offseason, good or bad, is no longer relevant, with Julius Randle locked into an extension. Coming off of their first playoff appearance since 2013, there was speculation as to whether or not Leon Rose and the..." August 06

  • 2 reasons why Julius Randle’s extension with the Knicks guarantees Obi Toppin trade

    Clutch Points "Now having signed a 4-year, $117 million extension with the New York Knicks, Julius Randle has definitely cashed in after playing All-Star caliber basketball throughout the 2020-21 NBA season. With the Knicks now fully invested in Randle long-term, this may lead to..." August 06

  • Julius Randle Gave The Knicks A Discount In New Four-Year Deal

    Fadeaway World "It took him a while but eventually, Julius Randle showed flashes of the superstar we thought he'd become when he was in college.  He put in a lot of work and improved in every single aspect of his game, becoming that go-to guy the New York Knicks have been craving since..." August 05

  • Julius Randle’s extension with the Knicks is a huge win-win for both sides

    Clutch Points "Julius Randle and the New York Knicks opting to go with a long term extension of four-years and $117 million now instead of next offseason was the perfect choice for both sides. Let’s start with the Knicks. August 05

  • Julius Randle agrees to 4-year, $117 million extension with Knicks

    ESPN "New York Knicks All-Star forward Julius Randle has agreed to a four-year, $117 million contract extension -- elevating his deal's total value to five years and $140 million, his agents Aaron Mintz and Steven Heumann of CAA Sports told ESPN. The extension includes a..." August 05

  • Knicks eyeing Myles Turner as potential Julius Randle running mate

    Clutch Points "Indiana Pacers big man Myles Turner might be on his way to the Mecca as the New York Knicks have been apparently aggressive in acquiring him. According to J Michael of the Indianapolis Star, the Knicks have been ‘trying hard’ to get Turner to the Big Apple in the..." August 02

  • Knicks have problem in bringing back Mitchell Robinson to help Julius Randle

    Clutch Points "The New York Knicks are looking to bFGFuild on their stirring run last season, as they hope to find more firepower to help the young pair of Julius Randle and RJ Barrett. But the Knicks might want to start on their own backyard first before looking elsewhere. They need to..." August 02