PHILADELPHIA — Carmelo Anthony owes Toure' Murry a headband. With Friday's game against the 76ers safely in hand, or so he thought, Anthony ditched his own headband on the bench….
PHILADLEPHIA — Phil Jackson was 3,000 miles away from the Liberty Bell Friday night as the streaking Knicks continued their playoff quest that seems like an afterthought to their fans…
John Wall had 28 points and 14 assists, leading the Washington Wizards to a heated 117-107 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
Eric Bledsoe scored 15 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns pulled out a 98-92 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Marco Belinelli scored 13 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, Kawhi Leonard had 15 points and seven rebounds and the NBA-leading San Antonio Spurs eased past the Sacramento Kings 99-79 on Friday night for their 12th straight win.
The Knicks almost blew a big lead against the dreadful 76ers, who lost their 23rd game in a row.
Kevin Durant has played in plenty of exciting, amazing and memorable games.
Monta Ellis scored 26 points, Dirk Nowitzki added 21 and the Dallas Mavericks pulled away from the Denver Nuggets in the fourth quarter of a 122-106 victory Friday night.
Brook Lopez, the oft-injured center, could be a key cog in the Nets’ revamped style, which depends on ball movement and a fluid defense, General Manager Billy King said.
James Anderson had the ball in his hands and a rare Philadelphia win within reach.
Ray Allen scored 18 points to lead the Miami Heat to a 91-86 comeback victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night.
Anthony Davis had 34 points and 11 rebounds, New Orleans took the lead with a 12-0 run that began at the end of the third quarter and the Pelicans beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-105 on Friday night.
Joe Johnson hit six 3-pointers in his 27 points, Mason Plumlee added 18 points, and the Brooklyn Nets won their 11th straight at home, beating the Boston Celtics 114-98 Friday night.
Luis Scola had 19 points and Lance Stephenson finished with 15 to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 91-79 win over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night.
Mike Woodson had cleared the bench. Carmelo Anthony already had discarded his headband. J.R. Smith wore a T-shirt over his Knicks jersey. And Tyson Chandler simply was hoping that he and the other starters wouldn’t have to go back in the game.
Fresh off their dramatic upset of the Pacers on Phil Jackson Homecoming Night, the Knicks returned Friday night to their ongoing tour of NBA draft lottery candidates.