WALTHAM, Mass. â?? The Celtics are angry. At the Knicks. At themselves.
But mainly at the Knicks.
While they were being blown out at home Friday, the Celtics felt the Knicks were showboating, rubbing Boston’s collective nose into the same floor they wiped with the Celtics team.
“Yeah, we did…
BOSTON â?? Unconcerned with disrupting the chemistry of a team that is playing brilliantly, Mike Woodson still plans to reinsert Amar’e Stoudemire in the rotation if the Knicks advance to the second round.
Stoudemire is recovering from right knee surgery, and his return is the team’s most fascinating â?? and…
BOSTON â?? The Sixth Man of the Year is now the Suspended Man of the Playoffs.
The Knicks’ unblemished series against the Celtics was thrown for a loop with the suspension of J.R. Smith for today’s Game 4 at TD Garden because of an elbow he threw to the…
BOSTON â?? This was rock bottom. This was the nadir. This was a Wednesday night in the middle of March that felt like the bottom of the Grand Canyon, that felt like the loneliest spot in the desert. This was Pepsi Center, Denver, Colo., where it felt for all the world…
Kevin Durant was in uncharted territory on Saturday night, playing in his first game without friend and teammate Russell Westbrook.
As Al Horford led a lumbering fast break, David West doled out a flagrant blow that sent the Atlanta center tumbling to the court.
The Knicks, who have dominated the Celtics for three games, will play Game 4 without their second leading scorer, J.R. Smith, who was suspended for his flagrant foul on Boston’s Jason Terry.
Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph each scored 24 points to lift the Grizzlies over the Clippers and ensure a Game 6. The series is tied, 2-2.
An elbow to Jason Terry’s face in Game 3 led to the suspension of the Knicks’ J.R. Smith, and renewed emotion from the reeling Boston Celtics.
The NBA suspended Knicks guard J.R. Smith on Saturday night for Game 4 of New York’s playoff series against Boston for elbowing the Celtics’ Jason Terry in the chin.
When Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph click together, the Memphis Grizzlies are very, very tough to beat.
The 5-foot-9 Nate Robinson, a backup point guard to the injured Derrick Rose, became an unlikely hero in aALL memorable game against the Nets.
The Nets blew a 14-point lead in regulation but fought through two overtimes before succumbing to Chicago in the third. The Bulls lead, 3-1, in the first-round playoff series.
The Chicago Bulls were down and just about out in this one. Go figure, Nate Robinson led them back.
The Bulls erased a 14-point deficit late in regulation and outlasted the Nets in triple overtime to take a 3-1 lead in the first-round playoff series.
The Knicks should thank the NBA for suspending J.R. Smith from Sunday’s playoff game at the TD Garden. You read right, Knick fans. Jim Dolan should send over a nice big gift basket to David Stern for banning his Sixth Man Award winner from what promises to be the Knicks’ first series-clinching win since 2000.
J.R. Smith’s flagrant elbow to Jason Terry’s head wasn’t the only infraction by the Knicks that infuriated the Celtics after they fell behind 3-0 in their first-round playoff series Friday night.
If the Knicks are to sweep the Boston Celtics on Sunday, they’ll have to do it without J.R. Smith. The Knicks’ newly minted Sixth Man of the Year was suspended for Game 4 in Boston by the NBA late Saturday for elbowing the Celtics’ Jason Terry in the fourth quarter of the Knicks’ convincing 90-76 Game 3 win.