It was another day in which external matters dominated what transpired on the court for the Knicks. Or in their often topsy-turvy world, Friday. ESPN reported Knicks general manager Steve…
Carmelo Anthony on Friday night did what Joakim Noah did not earlier in the day. Anthony denied there was a recruiting speech pitched to him by Noah during All-Star weekend…
James Harden and the Rockets were determined to make up for their most lopsided loss of the season when they got a second shot at Indiana on Friday night.
David Lee had 18 points and six rebounds, reserve Jermaine O’Neal added 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors returned home to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-97 Friday night for their third straight win.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 22 points, Devin Harris hit the go-ahead shot in the final minute and the Dallas Mavericks rallied in the fourth quarter after blowing a 30-point lead.
In Paul Pierce’s second return to TD Garden, the Nets shot 4 of 30 from 3-point range as Boston, despite 28 turnovers, ended their winning streak at four.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 22 points, Devin Harris hit the go-ahead shot in the final minute, and the host Dallas Mavericks rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Portland Trail Blazers after blowing a 30-point lead.
Kenneth Faried scored a career-high 32 points, Ty Lawson had 30 and the Denver Nuggets beat the skidding Los Angeles Lakers 134-126 on Friday night.
Marc Gasol had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and the visiting Memphis Grizzlies used their stout defense to beat the Chicago Bulls, 85-77.
With speculation that Carmelo Anthony was leaving and Phil Jackson was coming, the Knicks still managed to craft a victory over the lowly Utah Jazz.
Jared Sullinger was at a loss to explain how his Boston Celtics could win while committing a season-high 28 turnovers.
Anthony Davis had 29 points and 14 rebounds, and New Orleans defeated the struggling Milwaukee Bucks 112-104 on Friday night.
Kevin Love had 28 points, 14 rebounds and five assists, and the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the Detroit Pistons for a 114-101 victory Friday night.
Carmelo Anthony scored 18 of his 29 points in the first quarter, sending the New York Knicks to a rare easy night in a 108-81 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday.
Terrence Ross scored 18 points to lead the Raptors to a 99-87 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night, spoiling Rudy Gay’s return to Toronto.
Al Jefferson scored 28 points, Kemba Walker had 20 points and 14 assists, and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 101-92 Friday night for their sixth straight win at home.
Marc Gasol had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies used their stout defense to beat the Chicago Bulls 85-77 Friday night.
The mood of Friday night’s Knicks game was set early when moments before the singing of the national anthem a disgruntled fan’s voice could be heard stabbing through the silence. “Fire Dolan!” he yelled of the team’s unpopular chairman.
Phil Jackson has been offered a front-office position with the Knicks and is expected to give the club a decision sometime next week, the Daily News has learned. According to an NBA source, Garden chairman James Dolan has met with Jackson about a potential return to the franchise with which he won the Knicks’ only two championships as a player.
Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points on Friday night but his biggest shot was directed at a report that said Joakim Noah was trying to recruit him to the Bulls. “No, not at all,” Anthony said when asked if there was any truth to the story after Friday’s 108-81 win against the Utah Jazz.
Phil Jackson is notorious for not getting along with agents, probably can’t name three quarters of the players in the NBA and would find it beneath himself to pick up a phone to make a trade, if he even knew whom to call.