Mike Woodson clearly is going to have to get creative without any true centers or big men available for the Knicks’ game Thursday in Chicago â?? so much so that he might even use Carmelo Anthony in the middle.
Booed one year and celebrated the next, Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob feels “a little bit” vindicated now.
All the Miami Heat did was set a franchise single-season record for wins with four games left to play, clinch the top overall spot in the NBA and secure home-court advantage for the entirety of the playoffs.
It didn’t matter that it was the Rose Garden. The “M-V-P!” chant for Kobe Bryant was loud and clear.
Wilson Chandler scored 29 points and Corey Brewer had 28 as the Denver Nuggets overcame a slow start Wednesday night to post their franchise-record 21st straight home win, 96-86 over the San Antonio Spurs.
John Salmons had 22 points, and Jason Thompson and Marcus Thornton each added 20 to help the Sacramento Kings snap a four-game losing streak with a 121-110 victory over the New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday night.
Deron Williams scored 29 points and dished out 12 assists in the Nets’ victory, and P. J. Carlesimo tied for the best start by a coach in the franchise’s history.
P.J. Tucker scored 17 points, including two key baskets in the closing minutes, and the Phoenix Suns pushed the Dallas Mavericks to the brink of playoff elimination for the first time since 2000 with a 102-91 victory Wednesday night.
The visiting Miami Heat’s B-squad clinched the best record in the N.B.A. with a 103-98 victory over the Wizards. Miami, missing several stars, has a record of 62-16.
Deron Williams had 29 points and 12 assists to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 101-93 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
Nik Vucevic had a career-high 30 points and 20 rebounds, Tobias Harris added 30 points and 19 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic rallied for a 113-103 overtime victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.
The Knicks have won the Atlantic Division title and have built a worthy case as title contenders. But they have failed to accomplish one thing this season: Beat the Chicago Bulls.
Andre Drummond scored a career-high 29 points and the Detroit Pistons won a second straight game for the first time in two months with a 111-104 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
Josh Smith had 28 points and 12 rebounds, John Jenkins added 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks blitzed the Philadelphia 76ers 124-101 on Wednesday night.
After clinching their first division title in 19 years, the Knicks already have moved on to their next goals â?? extending their NBA-best 13 game winning streak, and taking aim at the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs. Standing in their way are the Bulls, who know a little…
CHICAGO â?? Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau wished he had the same things to say about Derrick Rose’s season as he does about Iman Shumpert’s.
Shumpert’s comeback is moving along nicely. Rose’s comeback isn’t moving at all.
The Chicago media is writing Rose off this season. The…
With the Knicks’ big-man situation in dire straights, the Knicks are close to signing veteran journeyman power forward James Singleton, according to a person familiar with the situation. The Knicks would have to release a player to open up a roster spot and it is expected to be Kurt Thomas…