Fireside Knicks - A New York Knicks Podcast

Empire Sports Media presents “Fireside Knicks,” an all-inclusive New York Knicks podcast co-hosted by Brett Hanfling and Bryce Gellman.

Could the Knicks pull off BLOCKBUSTER trade for Giannis? | Discussion

Dylan (@DylanBacker_) and Justin (@JustinBacker18) discuss the possibility of trading for two-time MVP and NBA Champion Giannis Antetokounmpo, who would give the Knicks the dominant superstar they’ve long awaited.

13:52 September 17, 2023

Can Jalen Brunson reach NEW heights in 2024?

Dylan and Ryan discuss Jalen Brunson’s 2023 season and how he can build off of it to become an even better player in 2024 as the Knicks look to establish themselves as serious contenders.

21:42 August 17, 2023

Picking our best moments of the Knicks’ 2022-2023 season

The Knicks put together an extremely memorable season, and Ryan, Dylan, and Justin discuss some of their favorite moments and games from this magical season.

22:32 August 7, 2023

Evan Fournier speaks out on Knicks limiting his role

Dylan, Ryan, and Justin discuss seemingly disgruntled guard Evan Fournier speaking out on his situation with the Knicks and his displeasure with how his benching was handled. 

19:57 July 18, 2023

The Knicks should say NO to a Karl-Anthony Towns trade

Dylan, Justin, and Ryan discuss the rumors about trading for KAT and why the Knicks should ABSOLUTELY NOT add him to their roster on his contract. 

20:43 July 17, 2023

The Knicks have a HUGE decision to make with Immanuel Quickley

Dylan and Justin discuss a MAJOR decision the Knicks have to make with one of their top young players. 

17:59 July 13, 2023

Reacting to Obi Toppin’s comments on his time with the Knicks

Dylan and Justin react to Obi Toppin’s departing comments after being traded from the Knicks! 

16:33 July 12, 2023

Reacting to Obi Toppin’s comments on his time with the Knicks

Dylan and Justin discuss the comments Obi Toppin made reflecting on his time in New York.


Knicks in Need of Depth at Power Forward

Dylan, Ryan, and new inclusion to the Fireside family and ESM team Justin Backer discuss the Knicks at the power forward positionNOTE: Grant Williams signed AFTER the recording of this podcast

26:55 July 6, 2023

Knicks acquire top free agent target, trade Obi Toppin to Indiana

Dylan and Ryan discuss the signing of Donte DiVincenzo and the trade of Obi Toppin

26:40 July 3, 2023