It’s no secret that J.R. Smith and Knicks coach Mike Woodson enjoy a special relationship that borders on the unusual. You might even say that Smith and Woodson are connected like laces on a shoe.
The arrival of the Heat – weather-related pun, wholly intended – on Thursday night will serve as a much better barometer on whatever improvements the Knicks finally have shown over the past week.
What a time for the Knicks to have to play the Miami Heat. “Is that who we play next?” Carmelo Anthony asked after the Knicks were almost overtaken by the feeble Detroit Pistons Tuesday night at the Garden. “Honest, I did not know.”
Raymond Felton swiveled around in a chair in the Knicks locker room and immediately started to cough. “Don’t get too close,” he said with a smile.
J.R. Smith’s perplexing second full season with the Knicks continues. Smith admitted to making a “bad basketball IQ” play when he launched an ill-advised 3-pointer at the end of the Knicks’ loss in Houston Saturday. But the stunt he pulled Sunday night in a 92-80 win over Dallas could be classified as just plain old low IQ.
The Knicks had to play Tuesday night without their center; but they finally got back their injured point guard. Raymond Felton was back in the lineup against Detroit after a…
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Metta World Peace said he's already feeling the good effects from the platelet-rich plasma (PRP) blood-spinning procedure he underwent on his knees Monday. World Peace, who has played just two…
Dennis Rodman, in a television interview on Tuesday, appeared to suggest that Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae was to blame for his captivity in North Korea, the latest in a series of controversial comments by the former U.S. basketball star.
DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 13 rebounds, Rudy Gay scored 32 points and the Sacramento Kings held off a furious rally to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 123-119 on Tuesday night.
Facing the league’s top scorer, Gordon Hayward did his best Kevin Durant impersonation.
Monta Ellis struggled with his shot for most of the game. His big 2-minute outburst in the fourth quarter Tuesday night is all that really mattered for the Dallas Mavericks.
Raymond Felton played in his first game since Dec. 20 and Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points as the Knicks held off a late rally by the Pistons to pick up their third victory in four games.
Randy Foye scored a season-high 23 points, connecting on seven 3-pointers, and the Denver Nuggets routed the Boston Celtics 129-98 on Tuesday night for their third straight win after an eight-game losing streak.
J. R. Smith of the Knicks has again drawn attention from N.B.A. officials after an apparently unsportsmanlike act against a Mavericks player on Sunday.
After a listless first half, the Washington Wizards used a big third quarter run to beat the Charlotte Bobcats
Manu Ginobili scored on a driving layup with 1.8 seconds left in overtime to lift the San Antonio Spurs to a 110-108 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies Tuesday night.
David Lee had 22 points and 18 rebounds to lead the Golden State Warriors to their 10th straight win, a 101-80 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night.
Taj Gibson had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Phoenix Suns 92-87 on Tuesday night in their first game after parting with Luol Deng in a trade.
Chicago immediately waived the center, who suffers from bad knees and has played only 24 games during the past two seasons.
The star guard will miss Wednesday’s game against the Warriors after receiving cortisone and platelet-rich plasma injections around his ankles.
Carmelo Anthony scored 13 of his 34 points in the third quarter, then made the clinching free throws with 2.9 seconds left as the New York Knicks handed the Detroit Pistons a season-high fifth straight loss with an 89-85 victory on Tuesday night.
LeBron James scored 32 points, Dwyane Wade scored 22 and the Miami Heat turned things around in the second half to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 107-88 Tuesday night.
Roy Hibbert scored 22 points and Danny Granger matched his season high with 13 to help Indiana hold off Toronto 86-79 Tuesday night.
C.J. Miles set a team record with 10 3-pointers and scored a season-high 34 points, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-93 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night.
The Knicks can take solace in the fact that several N.B.A. teams have recovered from an 11-22 record, or worse, to make the playoffs. But they didn’t get far.