Behind the Scenes at 2008-09 Knicks Media Day
January 1, 2008
Rookie Danilo Gallinari poses for a picture from famed photographer George Kalinsky.
Nate Robinson passed his time between stations by shooting on a mini-hoop on the outside of a cubicle.
Veteran Malik Rose takes Rookie Patrick Ewing Jr. under his wing early on in the day.
Anthony Roberson has a laugh at the expense of Wilson Chandler.
Jamal Crawford interviews Allan Houston for an exclusive feature on nyknicks.com.
Crawford continues his journalistic endeavor with an amused Gallinari.
A flat footed Zach Randolph grabs the net while chatting it up with Roberson.
Eddy Curry dribbles the ball for a portrait, showing off his new cornrows.
The usually affable David Lee strikes a serious pose for use on MSG Network.
Crawford, Dan Grunfeld, Richardson and Gallinari shoot some hoops in between takes.
Jared Jeffries can't hold his excitement as big things are expected out of him this year after impressing the Knicks brass over the summer.
Stephon Marbury flashes a smile while watching his teammates joking around.
"Nate the Great" hams it up on a video for nyknicks.com...
...before jokingly proclaiming he wants to be known as "robinson-ari", much to the delight of Gallinari.
Rose watches his shot hit nothing but net before taking a photo for the Community Relations Department.
Robinson and Lee share a laugh before shooting some scenes for GardenVision.
Roberson admires the famed photograph in the hallway of Patrick Ewing with his arms extended...
...while in the gym, Ewing Jr. shows off his athleticism while waiting for his turn.
Richardson jokes with Jerome James for nyknicks.com.
Robinson helps promote a free hat giveaway set for Opening Night against the Heat on Oct. 29.
Lee jokes around moments before the media enters for their session with the players.
Crawford boldly states how he expects to be the leader of the team while having the best year of his career.
Curry relishes the opportunity to explain how he expects to fit in and excel in Mike D'Antoni's system.
Gallinari answers questions regarding why he believes he will make an impact in his rookie year.
Beat reporters question Randolph over why he thinks his second year in New York will be more productive than the first.
Free agent acquisition Chris Duhon describes how he plans to run the point for the Knicks this season.
Mardy Collins and Chandler share a laugh as the media makes their rounds.
The legendary Houston explains why he is attempting to comeback after retiring three seasons ago.
Marbury addresses the media regarding his expectations for the Knicks
The hyper-active Robinson takes it easy as the 2008-09 Media Day winds down and the team prepares to head to training camp in Saratoga Springs, New York.