Knicks get their own hilarious “One Shining Moment” (video)


J.R. Smith provides many of the best Knicks highlight-film moments. (Rick Bowmer / AP)

The New York Knicks were, mercifully, eliminated from playoff contention with their loss to the Atlanta Hawks and, really, there’s only one thing left to do:

Cue “One Shining Moment.”

A fan put together highlights of a season on the stink and the video is rather wonderful. It has it all: sad/mad/perplexed Mike Woodson, the disapproving Knicks kid-fan, J.R. Smith doing J.R. Smith things and the arrival of Prince Phil of LaLaLand. All that’s lacking are a couple of sobbing cheerleaders.

H/T Deadspin

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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