(Sunday, March 11, 2018 3:59:48 PM)
NEW YORK (AP) Jonas Valanciunas scored 17 points, Kyle Lowry had 16 and the Toronto Raptors kept right on rolling after a big win two nights earlier, beating the New York Knicks 132-106 on Sunday for their season-high eighth straight victory.
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 7:49:49 PM)
Toronto coach Dwane Casey knew he was in for a fitful sleep that night in December 2013. The Raptors had a deal all set. Kyle Lowry was going to the Knicks for Iman Shumpert, Metta World Peace and a future first-rounder. “When I went to bed, I understood Kyle was being traded, we were going…
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 7:36:27 PM)
Nigel Hayes isn’t short on cockiness and said he believes one day the Knicks will regret not keeping him in the organization. Cut out of training camp, the undrafted rookie out of Wisconsin joined the Westchester Knicks, excelled and moved on. He signed a 10-day contract with the Lakers in January and now is with…
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 5:42:48 PM)
The Giannis Antetokounmpo/Tim Hardaway Jr. dunk T-shirt has been nixed. According to reports out of Milwaukee, the shirt that featured “the Greek Freak” hopping over Hardaway for a dunk in a game last month at the Garden no longer is for sale. Antetokounmpo said after Friday’s victory over the Knicks it was not a good…
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 11:37:45 AM)
Raptors coach Dwane Casey claimed concern about Sunday’s Garden matinee, telling his Eastern Conference-leading squad beforehand: “This is a trap game, looking at their record. But they’re a talented, young team who plays well at home.” It was no trap, just a tank. The Knicks, taking their developmental stretch of a dead season to a…
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 9:21:49 PM)
The Knicks are going to the playoffs. No, not those Knicks. The Westchester Knicks.
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 8:01:08 PM)
The Knicks started two rookies and at times had three players who began the season in the G League on the court together. They ended the game with four rookies and a player on a 10-day contract on the floor.
(Sunday, March 11, 2018 11:32:45 AM)
The tanktastic Knicks did their job Sunday. They lost.