Knicks coach Mike Woodson said he doesn't think much about his job security. Still, he was happy to get a vote of confidence this week from Madison Square Garden executive chairman James Dolan.
Mike Woodson was fined the same amount of money for criticizing NBA officials that J.R. Smith had to fork over last week for a “hostile and inappropriate” tweet directed at an opposing player.
Mike Woodson will not hear any chants for his job at the Garden at least until the Knicks return home on the first day of December. A key four-day road trip opens on Saturday in Washington and continues out west – concluding in Denver the Friday after Thanksgiving.
James Dolan confirms that his obsessions are the Eagles, Isiah Thomas, Mikhail Prokhorov, the media and the Chase Bridge. You don’t say?
James Dolan doesn’t believe Isiah Thomas can return to the Knicks because he could become a “distraction,” but the team’s former president and head coach says he’s too distracted right now to make a comeback.
Derrick Rose has another knee injury — and he wasn’t the only NBA star to get hurt Friday.
Pau Gasol and Nick Young did a remarkable job keeping the Los Angeles Lakers together without their two injured stars.
Derrick Rose, who sat out last season following surgery on his left knee, injured his right knee in a loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday and will have an M.R.I. on Saturday.
Kevin Garnett was involved in a third-quarter altercation with Kevin Love as the Timberwolves dealt the Nets their fourth straight loss and seventh in eight road games.
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose has injured his right knee against the Portland Trail Blazers.
The N.B.A. fined Knicks Coach Mike Woodson $25,000 for public criticism of officiating.
Monta Ellis scored 26 points to pace five Mavericks in double figures as Dallas built a 28-point first-half lead and withstood Utah’s second-half rally for a 103-93 win Friday night.
The status of Coach Mike Woodson, his relationship with Isiah Thomas and his decision to replace Glen Grunwald were discussed. The decision to let Jeremy Lin depart was not.
Anthony Davis had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans erased a 12-point deficit in the final 5 minutes to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-100 on Friday night.
Tony Parker scored 20 points, Tiago Splitter added 17 and the San Antonio Spurs pulled away for a 102-86 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night.
After five years of getting pushed around by Kevin Garnett, Kevin Love finally pushed back.
Mikkelsen, a six-time N.B.A. All-Star known for his tough defense and rebounding, helped pioneer the position of power forward.
Evan Turner scored 27 points and Spencer Hawes got 11 of his 25 points in the final two minutes of regulation and overtime Friday night to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 115-107 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks that snapped a four-game skid.
Jeff Teague scored 14 of his 18 points in the third quarter, then helped the Atlanta Hawks hold on with a spectacular blocked shot in the final minutes of a 96-89 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Channing Frye scored 20 points, P.J. Tucker was perfect from the field and the Phoenix Suns defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 98-91 Friday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Paul George scored 27 points and led a comeback from an eight-point halftime deficit to help the Indiana Pacers improve on the best record in the Eastern Conference with a 97-82 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.
DeMar DeRozan and Rudy Gay each scored 17 points to help the Toronto Raptors beat the Washington Wizards 96-88 on Friday night, overcoming John Wall’s season-high 37 points.
The players-only meeting, a staple of losing teams everywhere, has remained an enduring tradition in professional sports, much to the disappointment of countless coaches.