New York Basketball is back! Erm, well, that might be a stretch. Although the Brooklyn Nets and New York Knicks are both playing well at this point in time. The Nets are a playoff lock, but the Knicks are still on the outside looking in. The Knicks are only one game out of the eight spot, so they really need to win this one. To get a better idea of what to expect out of the reborn Nets I brought in Tom Lorenzo of Nets Daily to preview tonight’s game. Things are going pretty well in Brooklyn in 2014. What’s …continue reading
My apologies. I thought that the game was later tonight. The Knicks apparently thought so, too. Luckily, JR hit that huge three. Let’s go Knicks!
Well, the other night I said that the Knicks had to have a winning record on this West Coast trip to have a real shot at catching the Hawks for the #8 seed. So while the Phoenix loss was horrible, so long as they win tonight they will likely (hopefully?) have a winning record on this trip and they’ll have a real chance (the weird thing is that the Hawks are playing so poorly that even if the Knicks lose tonight, there’s no guarantee that the Knicks won’t still be right in the thick of the “race” for the 8th …continue reading
Well, if the Knicks are going to win enough games to make the playoffs, they really have to win at least one of the next two games. Let’s hope that it is tonight’s game! Let’s go Knicks!
We pick up in the second quarter with the Knicks somehow not trailing by thirty points. Let’s go Knicks because, well, why not?
The Lakers are playing without Pau Gasol and they have a lineup filled with back-ups, so the Knicks really, really need to win this game to start their crucial West Coast swing. Let’s go Knicks!
The Knicks were helped out earlier today by Toronto, who defeated the Hawks (with Kyle Korver out, the Hawks could be due for a lot more losses – they seem to be one of those teams where they really cannot withstand a loss to two of their big guys. They survived okay without Horford but when they lost Millsap they collapsed. Now with Korver missing two games, they’ve lost both of them. Hopefully it continues). So if the Knicks beat the Cavaliers tonight, the Knicks will be just three games back of the Hawks in the loss column (I say …continue reading