Knicks Morning News (2015.02.01)

  • [New York Daily News] Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony may woo free agent All-Stars (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:11:03 GMT)

    Phil Jackson won’t be the only Knicks representative pitching to free agents this offseason, it seems.

  • [New York Daily News] Langsanity will meet Linsanity when Knicks face Lakers (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 03:05:18 GMT)

    Carmelo Anthony described Langston Galloway’s impact on the Knicks as something akin to “Linsanityā€¯ when Jeremy Lin was making headlines.

  • [New York Times] Golden State Warriors Snap 2-Game Skid, Eclipse Suns 106-87 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 07:21:10 GMT)

    The Golden State Warriors have been rolling so much this season that the halftime locker room can be awfully quiet if they’re not leading by a lot.

  • [New York Times] Love Booed Loudly by Fans in His Return to Minnesota (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 06:09:01 GMT)

    Kevin Love expected to be booed by Timberwolves fans in his first game back in Minnesota since he was traded to Cleveland last summer.

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Hawks Surrender Lead but Not Winning Ways (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:53:36 GMT)

    Al Horford scored 23 points and the Atlanta Hawks recovered after squandering a 21-point lead to beat the 76ers and stretch their franchise-record winning streak to 19 games.

  • [New York Times] Griffin Scores 31 Points, Clippers Beat Spurs 105-85 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:15:12 GMT)

    Blake Griffin had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers rolled to a 105-85 victory over San Antonio on Saturday night, snapping the Spurs’ six-game home winning streak.

  • [New York Times] Gay Scores 31, Kings Snap Losing Streak, Beat Pacers 99-94 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:15:03 GMT)

    The Sacramento Kings used free throws to survive a cold start until their shooting heated up and they put an end to their eight-game losing skid.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: N.B.A. Great Aids Campaign (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:02:26 GMT)

    The Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson is among the investors in a group that wants to legalize marijuana use in Ohio, the organizers of the campaign announced.

  • [New York Times] LeBron Makes Love a Winner in Return to Minnesota, 106-90 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 05:00:11 GMT)

    The boos were raining down on Kevin Love and his 3-pointer wasn’t falling in the building he used to call home.

  • [New York Times] Cody Zeller Scores 21, Hornets Rout Nuggets 104-86 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:33:10 GMT)

    Cody Zeller scored a career-best 21 points, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 17 and the Charlotte Hornets routed the reeling Denver Nuggets 104-86 on Saturday night.

  • [New York Times] Horford, Hawks Extend Streak With 91-85 Win Over 76ers (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:24:01 GMT)

    The 76ers’ decision to “let it fly” with 3-pointers almost grounded the Hawks’ winning streak.

  • [New York Times] Bucks Beat Struggling Trail Blazers 95-88 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:15:01 GMT)

    Jared Dudley scored 18 points and O.J. Mayo had 17 off the bench to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the struggling Portland Trail Blazers 95-88 on Saturday night.

  • [New York Times] Randolph Leads Grizzlies Past Thunder 85-74 for 6th Straight (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 04:03:33 GMT)

    Zach Randolph had 21 points and 18 rebounds, and Marc Gasol added 15 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies past the Oklahoma City Thunder 85-74 Saturday night.

  • [New York Times] Raptors Win in Overtime Again, Defeat Wizards 120-116 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 03:51:03 GMT)

    Kyle Lowry scored 23 points and the streaking Toronto Raptors won in overtime for the second consecutive night after losing a large second-half lead, defeating the Washington Wizards 120-116 on Saturday.

  • [New York Times] Pistons Turn Back Smith, Rockets in 114-101 Victory (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 03:24:02 GMT)

    D.J. Augustin had 28 points and 12 assists, and the Detroit Pistons held off former teammate Josh Smith and the Houston Rockets 114-101 on Saturday night.

  • [New York Times] Ellis Has 25, Mavs Send Magic to 8th Straight Loss, 108-93 (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 03:15:05 GMT)

    Monta Ellis had 25 points and 13 assists as the Dallas Mavericks sent the Orlando Magic to their eighth straight loss, 108-93 on Saturday night.

  • [New York Times] Love Booed Loudly by Fans in His Return to Minnesota (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:57:06 GMT)

    Kevin Love expected to be booed by Timberwolves fans in his first game back in Minnesota since he was traded to Cleveland last summer.

  • [New York Times] Rockets Star Harden Leaves Briefly With Bruised Knee (Sun, 01 Feb 2015 01:51:01 GMT)

    Houston Rockets star James Harden has left in the second quarter against the Detroit Pistons with a bruised left knee, but was able to return at the start of the second half.