Paul George offered to do anything it took to win in the playoffs.
LeBron James looked at the stat sheet, then looked at the cameras and said words that were absolutely not what the Milwaukee Bucks wanted to hear.
As awkward as he felt going up against his former teammate, Kevin Durant didn’t have a problem quite literally standing in James Harden’s way in the NBA playoffs.
LeBron James began the Miami Heat’s playoff campaign with a display of deadly efficiency on Sunday, leading the defending NBA champions to a 110-87 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.
With one reverse dunk in Game 1 against the Chicago Bulls, the Nets point guard showed that his ankles are no longer keeping him earthbound.
LeBron James has never taken fewer shots in a playoff game than he did on Sunday night, which at first glance might seem like a good thing for the Milwaukee Bucks.
San Antonio cruised to a 91-79 win in Game 1 of a first-round playoff series, frustrating the Lakers’ injured Kobe Bryant, who offered criticisms on Twitter.
Knicks Coach Mike Woodson said the team’s defense in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s victory against the Celtics was the best performance in a quarter this season. The Celtics were held to 8 points.
Tracy McGrady once tormented the Spurs by scoring 13 points in 35 seconds. Now, he hopes to help them as a role player in the playoffs.
Kobe Bryant was a frustrated television viewer and a passionate tweeter as he watched the Los Angeles Lakers lose 91-79 to the Spurs in their first-round playoff opener in San Antonio on Sunday.
The former Knick Jeremy Lin, with a big contract and big expectations, has focused on improving his game with the Houston Rockets, who are now in the playoffs.
Manu Ginobili cautioned against expecting too much from him in his second game back from a hamstring injury.
It was Richard Jefferson who said for the record what everyone had been thinking for the better part of three years. This was April 25, 2004, and the New Jersey Nets had just closed out the Knicks at Madison Square Garden, the guys from the suburbs dismissing the city five…
Celtics coach Doc Rivers is a graybeards fan. He said yesterday the Knicks’ offseason signing of antiques “was a very good strategyâ? and pointed to Jason Kidd as proof.
“He created havoc [in Game 1],â? Rivers said. “I don’t know if I can beat Jason in a sprint, but…
The Celtics’ word for the day is “correctable.â?
Yeah, the Celtics went with “correctableâ? over “photosynthesis.â? It’s easier to spell and besides, correctable mistakes have far more bearing on the first round Eastern Conference playoff series with the Knicks anyway.
So while the Metro New York area sang the…
After sitting out Game 1 for ABC, MSG Network will resume its Knicks telecasts with Game 2 tomorrow â?? which means Kevin Garnett better watch his mouth.
MSG Network recently has restarted using its court-side microphones to pick up the players’ oncourt utterances, and it’s been a boon for the…
Too old? Too good.
Mike Woodson believes the Knicks’ decision to stock up with aging veterans in the offseason to become the NBA’s most elderly club has proven the right decision.
Despite the “early-bird special” jokes, the Knicks won the Atlantic Division, netted the second seed in the Eastern…
The Celtics may have already blown their best shot.
With the Knicks vulnerable Saturday in Game 1, the Celtics may have lost their only opportunity to seize momentum in the first-round series.
Evidence suggests the Knicks are only going to get better and it’s only going to get tougher…
As well as the Knicks played defensively in the second half of their Game 1 victory over the Celtics, Mike Woodson has specific ideas to improve on those shutdown efforts for the remainder of the series. Those adjustments rest largely on the return of Pablo Prigioni.
The Knicks still can’t be sure when – if – Amar’e Stoudemire will be available in the playoffs following March knee surgery, but Mike Woodson is certain he will put the $100 million forward right back into the rotation upon his return.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson heard all the jokes about his roster on opening day. The Knicks were so old, when Moses parted the Red Sea they were on the other side playing H-O-R-S-E. They were so old that their first charter flight for a West Coast swing was booked through the Wright Brothers.