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Friday, October 31, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2014.03.10)

  • [New York Daily News] Chock-Phil of Drama: Jackson expects to give Knicks decision by Monday (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:59:11 GMT)
    The Knicks are hoping Phil Jackson will tell them on Monday that he is up to the challenge of running a franchise that last won an NBA championship in 1973.    

  • [New York Daily News] Woody, Melo thinking playoffs, not Phil Jackson (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:58:03 GMT)
    While the Knicks await Phil Jackson’s final answer about possibly joining their front office, Mike Woodson and Carmelo Anthony are not consumed by the pending news. Their short-term focus remains on what has become a more manageable situation concerning their once-longshot playoff chances.    

  • [New York Post] Nets staking their claim to city (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:48:13 -0400)
    The NBA is not an exact science, which is why we can't be sure the Nets are a team on the rise or simply teasing us with their impressive play…

  • [New York Post] Nets staking their claim to city (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:48:13 -0400)
    The NBA is not an exact science, which is why we can't be sure the Nets are a team on the rise or simply teasing us with their impressive play…

  • [New York Times] Warriors Win 4th Straight, Hold Off Suns 113-107 (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 04:32:55 GMT)
    When Steve Blake checked in at the scorer’s table with 5:25 remaining in the third quarter, Stephen Curry shook his head and shouted across the court, asking Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson not to take him out.    

  • [New York Times] Mavs Extend Pacers’ Skid to 4 With 105-94 Win (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 03:32:53 GMT)
    Devin Harris rolled through the lane, hit a layup and pumped his fist when the whistle blew for a foul.    

  • [New York Times] Rockets Rally for 118-113 OT Win Over Blazers (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:38:53 GMT)
    James Harden scored 41 points, Jeremy Lin had 26 and the Houston Rockets rallied for a 118-113 overtime win against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Rondo Has 18 Assists, Celtics Beat Pistons 118-111 (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:20:59 GMT)
    The Boston Celtics overcame Detroit’s dominance inside by passing the ball precisely and protecting it better than they had all season.    

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: For Bulls, a Victory to Replicate (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 02:07:54 GMT)
    Chicago beat the Miami Heat, 95-88, after overcoming a 12-point deficit down the stretch and forcing overtime against its frequent playoff nemesis.    

  • [New York Times] Nets 104, Kings 89: Nets Shrug Off More Injuries to Rise Above .500 Again (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:56:00 GMT)
    The Nets bounced back from a poor performance in Boston with a home win against Sacramento, but Paul Pierce and Andrei Kirilenko were injured.    

  • [New York Times] Surging Raptors Beat Timberwolves 111-104 (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:41:58 GMT)
    Kyle Lowry had 20 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his fourth career triple-double, lifting the Toronto Raptors to a 111-104 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Davis Leads Pelicans Past Nuggets, 111-107 in OT (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:32:56 GMT)
    Anthony Davis tied his career high with 32 points, grabbed 17 rebounds and blocked six shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans erased a 16-point deficit to capture their third straight victory, 111-107 over the Denver Nuggets in overtime Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Thornton Scores 27 to Lead Nets Past Kings, 104-89 (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:02:53 GMT)
    Marcus Thornton scored 15 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter against his old team and Joe Johnson added 18 points, helping the Brooklyn Nets overcome an injury to Paul Pierce in a 104-89 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Meeks Powers Lakers Past Durant, Thunder 114-110 (Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:08:50 GMT)
    From Jodie Meeks’ big day to the final result, this was definitely a surprise.