Knicks Morning News (Saturday, Jan 26 2013)
January 26th, 2013 by Mike Kurylo |
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[New York Times] Lakers Beat Jazz 102-84 to Snap 4-Game Skid (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 07:16:17 GMT)
Airing things out among themselves had the desired effect for the Los Angeles Lakers.
[New York Times] Big 3 Lead Surging Thunder Past Kings 105-95 (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 05:46:19 GMT)
Kevin Durant had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Kevin Martin scored 24 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a slow start to overwhelm the Sacramento Kings 105-95 on Friday night.
[New York Times] Parker Gets Cut, Returns to Lead Spurs Past Mavs (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 05:07:28 GMT)
Tony Parker writhed in pain alone under the basket, his hand covering the same left eye that was seriously injured last summer when the San Antonio guard was a bystander in a bottle-throwing melee at a nightclub.
[New York Times] Korver Has 27 as Hawks Top Celtics 123-111 in 2 OT (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:49:22 GMT)
Kyle Korver said the Hawks owed the Celtics a big comeback.
[New York Times] Memphis End Brooklyn’s Bright Start to 2013 (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:37:06 GMT)
The Memphis Grizzlies handed Brooklyn one of their heaviest defeats of the season on Friday, romping to a 101-77 victory over the Nets.
[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Hawks Rally From 27 Down to Top Celtics in Double Overtime (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:37:04 GMT)
Kyle Korver scored 27 points, and Atlanta came back from a 27-point deficit to defeat Boston, handing the Celtics their sixth straight loss.
[New York Times] Computer Tech Wins LeBron’s Contest (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:31:20 GMT)
A 50-year-old computer technician from McHenry, Ill., made a half-court shot to win $75,000 and a hug from LeBron James.
[New York Times] Irving Scores 35 as Cavs Rally for 113-108 Win (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:22:34 GMT)
Kyrie Irving knows how to celebrate good news.
[New York Times] Harden Scores 30, Rockets Beat Hornets 100-82 (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:10:08 GMT)
First-time All-Star James Harden had 30 points and the Houston Rockets broke out of their worst slump of the season by beating the New Orleans Hornets 100-82 on Friday night.
[New York Times] Hinrich Scores 25 to Lead Bulls Past Warriors (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:04:15 GMT)
Kirk Hinrich scored a season-high 25 points, hitting six of seven three-pointers in the Chicago Bulls’ 103-87 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.
[New York Times] Grizzlies Build Early Lead and Defeat Nets 101-77 (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 03:52:13 GMT)
Marc Gasol had 20 points and nine rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies built a 30-point lead in the second half en route to a 101-77 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.
[New York Times] Grizzlies 101, Nets 77: Nets Blown Out by Grizzlies (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 03:43:09 GMT)
In a game against Memphis that Coach P. J. Carlesimo had deemed “a barometer for where we’re at,â? the Nets fell behind by 23 before halftime and lost.
[New York Times] Wade Leads Heat Past Pistons 110-88 (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 03:16:15 GMT)
Dwyane Wade scored 29 points and sparked a pivotal run to help the Miami Heat earn their fourth victory in a row Friday by beating the Detroit Pistons 110-88.
[New York Times] Return of Raymond Felton Will Give Knicks Healthy Core (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 02:40:59 GMT)
Raymond Felton, out since breaking his pinkie in late December, is expected to start on Saturday against the 76ers.
[New York Times] Wizards Top Timberwolves 114-101 in 1st Wall Start (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 02:28:22 GMT)
John Wall had 14 points and five assists in his first start of the season, and the no-longer-last Washington Wizards finally hit double digits in wins Friday night with a 114-101 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
[New York Post] Felton expected to start against 76ers (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:58:43 -0500)
PHILADELPHIA â?? Raymond Felton is expected to return from a broken pinkie as the Knicks starting point guard tonight against the 76ers, but he won’t be reunited in the starting lineup with his former pick-and-roll mate, Amar’e Stoudemire.
[New York Post] No Kidd-ing! Knicks star veteran reinjures back (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:50:15 -0500)
Not now, maybe not ever.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson gave the…
PHILADELPHIA â?? As Raymond Felton looks in, Jason Kidd looks out.
[New York Daily News] All signs point to Felton returning to Knicks (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:57:33 GMT)
The heavy workload of filling in for Felton as starting point guard for the last month has finally taken its toll. Kidd has reinjured his back, didn’t make it to Temple University for Friday’s practice and probably will…
Raymond Felton is expected to be back in the starting lineup after missing 12 games with a broken right pinkie. Felton went through practice at Temple on Friday, and afterward Mike Woodson announced that the point guard, assuming he doesn’t have any setbacks, would start against the Sixers.
[New York Daily News] With Melo flourishing, ‘it makes sense’ to keep Amar’e on bench (Sat, 26 Jan 2013 04:48:34 GMT)
Amar’e Stoudemire’s days as a backup don’t appear to be ending anytime soon. Mike Woodson said on Friday that “it makes sense nowâ? to keep Stoudemire on the bench with the Knicks winning and Carmelo Anthony flourishing at power forward.
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