In one breath, Carmelo Anthony called Thursday’s victory over Miami “just another win.”In the next breath, however, Anthony admitted the upset could be a “confidence-booster” for the suddenly surging Knicks.”We’re starting to believe in one another again,” Anthony said. “We’re starting to trust each other again, communicate on the court.”Anthony had a strong game on both ends of the floor, scoring 29 points on 12-for-24 shooting, including three crucial 3-pointers in the second half.
Mike Woodson took a stand and sat J.R. Smith, and then the Knicks made a statement against LeBron James and the Heat.
After being benched for the Knicks' biggest win of the season, J.R. Smith told reporters he is unsure about his future with the team.
Randy Foye scored a season-high 24 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 101-88 Thursday night for their fourth win in a row after an eight-game losing streak.
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They don’t look like the lowly losers of last month. The New York Knicks are playing as if it’s last season — when they even had mighty Miami’s number.
With the owner Mikhail D. Prokhorov watching the Nets’ home opener in November, they beat the Heat. But changes have occurred leading to their game against the Hawks next week at O2 Arena.
With Smith benched after being fined by the league for “unsportsmanlike conduct,” the Knicks surged to their fourth victory in five games by beating the two-time defending champions.
LeBron James learned from his experience signing with the Heat to focus on the present. Carmelo Anthony, by contrast, has taken the opposite approach, saying he wants to be a free agent.
The Players' Association is mulling whether to appeal J.R. Smith's latest $50,000 NBA fine for "recurring instances of unsportsmanlike conduct'' violations, according to a league source. One legal argument, according…
LeBron James had some simple advice for Carmelo Anthony as he faces the likelihood of opting out of his contract this summer and becoming a free agent.
The normal collection of luminaries and celebrities watching from courtside welcomed another significant spectator Thursday night, as Mike Woodson chose the Knicks’ first game against Miami this season to finally take a stand with troubled guard J.R. Smith.
Raymond Felton’s fitness was obvious early in the Knicks’ 102-92 win over the Heat on Thursday when he converted a nifty reverse layup, hanging in the air longer than perhaps many people thought he was capable. But that was just a precursor for the rest of the night.
J.R. Smith walked out of Madison Square Garden wearing a camouflage-like jacket, which could have come in handy as he was watching the Knicks’ biggest win of the season from the end of the bench.