[New York Post] Celtics vow to end Knicks’ showboating (Sun, 28 Apr 2013 05:17:06 -0500) WALTHAM, Mass. â?? The Celtics are angry. At the Knicks. At themselves. But mainly at the Knicks. While they were being blown out at home Friday, the Celtics felt the Knicks were showboating, rubbing Boston’s collective nose into the same floor they wiped with the Celtics team. “Yeah, we did… [New York Post] Woodson stands by plan to play Amar’e when he’s healthy (Sun, 28 Apr 2013 05:17:31 -0500) BOSTON â?? Unconcerned with disrupting the chemistry of a team that is playing brilliantly, Mike Woodson …continue reading
New York Knicks 90 Final Recap | Box Score 76 Boston Celtics Carmelo Anthony, SF 37 MIN | 12-25 FG | 0-0 FT | 1 REB | 0 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 2 TO | 26 PTS | +8 After a 2-8 start that saw him hoist one too many turnaround Js with four arms right up his nostrils, Melo locked in tight most the rest of the way, hitting on eight of his next 11 — all of which seemed more reasoned in terms of timing and flow. Wide open threes, easy shots, tough shots, …continue reading
[ESPN.com - New York Knicks] Notebook: Chandler's improved health (Sat, 27 Apr 2013 01:57:34 EDT) BOSTON — After playing 20 minutes and then 22 in Games 1 and 2, a playing time progression seemed likely in Game 3 for the New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler, who recently had been battling conditioning issues since overcoming the flu. The upward climb continued on Friday night, as the starting center played 30 minutes and collected his most points (six) and rebounds (eight) in a game in the series, including two alley-oop finishes. “I felt better,” he said afterward. [ESPN.com - New York Knicks] …continue reading
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[New York Times] Grizzlies Dominate Inside to Beat Clippers 94-82 (Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:39:38 GMT) The Memphis bench has been missing in action through the first two games against the Los Angeles Clippers. Those reserves are starting to show they can hold their own on the floor and help keep the Grizzlies in this series. [New York Times] Allen, Heat Up 3-0 After 104-91 Win Over Bucks (Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:18:47 GMT) For all Miami has accomplished with its Big Three â?? and it’s been plenty â?? there’s still one thing the Heat haven’t done. [New York Times] …continue reading
[New York Post] While Anthony stays quiet, Woodson can’t ignore critics (Thu, 25 Apr 2013 04:47:14 -0500) It isn’t necessarily fair, but fairness goes out the window and into the wind on the first and 15th of every month, when the checks clear. This is professional sports, and the men who populate them don’t play only for the love of the game, and so they… [New York Post] J.R.’s dad gives Woody big props for turning son into shooting star (Thu, 25 Apr 2013 04:37:56 -0500) Earl Smith, J.R.’s father who served as his first coach growing up in Central …continue reading
[New York Times] Warriors Cruise Past Nuggets 131-117 (Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:38:55 GMT) David Lee went from Golden State’s All-Star power forward and double-double machine to the Warriors’ biggest cheerleader and strategic adviser during timeouts. [New York Times] Heat Lead Series 2-0, Wade Heads Back to Milwaukee (Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:23:54 GMT) A banner bearing Dwyane Wade’s jersey number hangs in the arena the Milwaukee Bucks call home, in tribute of his days as a standout at Marquette. [New York Times] Anthony, Knicks Rout Celtics for 2-0 Series Lead (Wed, 24 Apr 2013 07:20:44 GMT) In what they …continue reading