Only a few days after they might have set the franchise record for holding the earliest players-only meeting to start a season, the Knicks were a desperate team on Friday night.
Patrick Ewing made his way down the hallway of the Time Warner Cable Arena after losing in his NBA head coaching debut to the Knicks and came upon Chucky Brown, an old adversary from the Rockets.
J.R. Smith’s five-game ban is over effective Sunday when the Spurs come to the Garden to play the Knicks, and Mike Woodson couldn’t be happier. “Not having J.R. to start the season was a killer,” Woodson said.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mike Woodson confirmed The Post's report the Knicks would stand pat and not add a center in light of Tyson Chandler's broken leg that will keep him…
Damian Lillard had 22 points, eight rebounds and seven assists and the Portland Trail Blazers handed the Sacramento Kings their fourth straight loss with a 104-91 victory Friday night.
Nene had scored the tying basket, Paul Pierce was still without a point, and Joe Johnson was among those feeling deja vu when the horn sounded at the end of regulation, sending the Washington Wizards and Brooklyn Nets to overtime for the second time in three games at the Verizon Center.
Carmelo Anthony scored 28 points to help make Patrick Ewing’s first game as a temporary head coach a losing effort as the Knicks beat the Bobcats.
Evan Turner scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Tony Wroten added 18 points as the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a 94-79 victory at home over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Twin brothers Markieff and Marcus Morris made the big shots that helped the Phoenix Suns rally from an 11-point late in the third quarter to beat the Denver Nuggets 114-103 Friday night.
Paul Pierce was sick and the Nets’ play was shoddy, but the visiting Wizards still needed overtime to pull out a victory on Friday.
Tony Parker scored 18 points, including the last seven for San Antonio, and the Spurs held on for a 76-74 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
For a half, Rudy Gay dominated Paul George. The way George had started the season, Gay knew better than to think it would last.
Leave it to a Syracuse guy to spoil Patrick Ewing’s NBA head coaching debut.
Luol Deng scored 19 points, Carlos Boozer added 18 and the Chicago Bulls snapped a two-game skid with a 97-73 win over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
Anthony Davis scored a career-high 32 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and tied a career best with six blocks, leading the New Orleans Pelicans over the Los Angeles Lakers 96-85 on Friday night.
Kevin Love had 32 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 116-108 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night.
Kevin Durant had 37 points, eight rebounds and seven assists to propel the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 119-110 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Brandon Bass had 16 points, including a pair of free-throws in the closing seconds to help the Boston Celtics hang on for a 91-89 victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.
Evan Turner scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Tony Wroten added 18 points and the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a 94-79 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night to overshadow the return of Andrew Bynum.
The Charlotte Bobcats said head coach Steve Clifford underwent a successful procedure Friday to have two stents placed in his heart.
Fenerbahce Istanbul stretched their perfect Euroleague start to four wins after Croatian forward Bojan Bogdanovic led a second-half comeback in a thrilling 88-78 win at Partizan Belgrade on Friday.