For the first time all season, the Knicks looked outclassed and outmanned.
Carmelo Anthony finished with 42 points, but the super-deep Clippers led by point guard Chris Paul repelled the Knicks’ second-half comeback. The Clippers posted an emphatic 102-88 Garden-matinee thumping in their season’s first meeting with the…
At last, the joint was hopping. At last, the Knicks looked ready to make a decisive run, to kick the Clippers in the kneecaps, to cash in a satisfying victory. Raymond Felton dished the ball to Amar’e Stoudemire, and Stoudemire flushed it as he was being fouled by Ryan…
Carmelo Anthony was having one of those days for the Knicks: 20 points in the first half, 18 in the third quarter. Caron Butler, the Clippers small forward who had much of the early defensive responsibility against Anthony, was scratched at halftime with a back issue. Matt Barnes got roasted…
A disturbed Carmelo Anthony weighed in emphatically on rumors the Knicks were listening to offers for slumping swingman Iman Shumpert, who has struggled in his return from ACL surgery.
“He shouldn’t be worrying about that,” Anthony said. “The Knicks shouldn’t even be in trade talks right now.”
This gets categorized along with water is wet, pain hurts, stealing is not nice: The Clippers are a better team with Chris Paul.
Paul returned Friday from a nine-game absence due to a knee injury during which the Clips went 3-6. If ever there were an argument for Paul’s…
Things appeared pretty grim for the Boston Celtics just a few weeks ago.
The Nets have had an extended honeymoon in this maiden season in Brooklyn, but they were booed Sunday night as the Spurs pulled away for a 25-point victory.
The Magic, behind J.J. Redick, shot 50 percent from the field in earning their first win since Jan. 16.
Iman Shumpert, who has played 12 games after recovering from knee surgery, has been struggling to find his rhythm on the court and his place with the Knicks.
Isaiah Thomas scored 17 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter and John Salmons also had 23 points to help rally the Sacramento Kings to a 117-111 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday.
Thabo Sefolosha made a career-high 5 of 7 3-pointers and the Oklahoma City Thunder routed the Phoenix Suns for the second game in a row 97-69 on Sunday night.
The Boston Celtics relied on their veterans to help them win the matchup of the NBA’s two hottest teams.
Tony Parker had 29 points and 11 assists in another brilliant performance without his two sidekicks, and the San Antonio Spurs dominated the second half to beat the Brooklyn Nets 111-86 on Sunday night.
Tayshaun Prince scored 18 points, hitting all eight of his shots from the field, and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the second quarter before coasting to a 105-88 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday.
The Heat’s LeBron James scored 32 points and Dwyane Wade had 30 to silence the Lakers, who had eight turnovers in the fourth quarter.
J.J. Redick scored 22 points, Nikola Vucevic added 17 points and 19 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 110-104 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night.
John Lucas scored 10 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter to match his season high, Rudy Gay had 20 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the New Orleans Hornets 102-89 on Sunday.
Fans stormed the court and tore seats apart at the Greek Cup basketball final. Police used stun grenades. The game was suspended for an hour before Panathinaikos beat Olympiakos.
When the Clippers started sending multiple defenders on Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks did not have a counter. Anthony attempted only two shots in the fourth quarter Sunday. The identity of Anthony’s backup remains an open question.
LeBron James ran a few steps behind the play, knowing exactly what was coming. The lob from Norris Cole arrived, and the NBA’s reigning MVP rose for a catch and dunk.
Chris Paul scored 25 points in his second game back from injury, reserve Jamal Crawford had 27 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Knicks on Sunday.
Carmelo Anthony scored a game-high 42 points Sunday, but the Knicks were outclassed by Chris Paul and the Clippers, losing 102-88. Anthony didn’t score in the fourth until there was less than five minutes to play. Raymond Felton added 20 and was the only other Knick in double figures.
Rex Ryan, the embattled Jets coach who is coming off his first losing season and endured an overhaul of his coaching staff, was among the celebrities at the Garden for the Knicks’ 102-88 loss to the Clippers Sunday.
The Knicks have laid waste to the middling teams on their schedule, but they have struggled against the better ones. It is a troubling trend that will plague them down the line.