Knicks Morning News (Thursday, Jan 10 2013)
January 10th, 2013 by Mike Kurylo |
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[New York Newsday] Carmelo Anthony suspended 1 game for confronting Kevin Garnett (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:07:00 EST)
Carmelo Anthony was suspended one game by the NBA on Wednesday for confronting Kevin Garnett after the New York Knicks' loss to Boston on Monday.
[New York Times] Paul Pulls the Strings as Clippers Slice Up Mavs (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 08:13:23 GMT)
Chris Paul orchestrated another Los Angeles Clippers triumph with a season-high 16 assists as he pulled the strings in a 99-93 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday.
[New York Times] Clippers Beat Mavs 99-93 for 13th Home Win in Row (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:31:32 GMT)
Chris Paul had 19 points and 16 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers held on to beat the Dallas Mavericks 99-93 on Wednesday night, extending their franchise-record home winning streak to 13 games.
[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Celtics Rally in Win Over Suns and Surpass .500 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:30:40 GMT)
Boston survived a scoring drought that lasted almost half the third quarter, beating slumping Phoenix, 87-79, to get back above .500 for the first time in two weeks.
[New York Times] Spurs 108, Lakers 105: Ailing on Court and Off, Lakers Fall Short Against Spurs (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:30:05 GMT)
Without Pau Gasol and Dwight Howard, the Lakers (15-20) could not overcome a double-digit deficit and lost their fifth straight game.
[New York Times] Carmelo Anthony Suspended for Postgame Incident with Kevin Garnett (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:30:05 GMT)
Carmelo Anthony was suspended for his actions after the Knicks’ loss to the Celtics on Monday, when he went toward the locker room and later waited for Kevin Garnett outside Boston’s team bus.
[New York Times] Grizzlies Beat Warriors 94-87 to Complete 3-0 Trip (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:07:36 GMT)
Zach Randolph had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Rudy Gay scored 18 points and the Memphis Grizzlies completed a 3-0 road trip with a 94-87 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Taurasi Is Named USA Basketball’s Top Female Athlete (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 05:19:46 GMT)
Diana Taurasi was chosen USA Basketball’s female athlete of the year after leading the Americans to a fifth straight Olympic gold medal.
[New York Times] Faried Helps Nuggets Rally Past Magic 108-105 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:52:39 GMT)
Kenneth Faried scored 19 points and grabbed 19 rebounds to help the Denver Nuggets rally for a 108-105 win over the slumping Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Mason, Hornets Beat Rockets, Win 3rd Straight (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:13:46 GMT)
Roger Mason scored 15 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter to rally the New Orleans Hornets to an 88-79 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Parker Scores 24 as Spurs Beat Slumping Lakers (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:52:46 GMT)
Tony Parker scored 24 points and the San Antonio Spurs handed the slumping Los Angeles Lakers their fifth straight loss with a 108-105 victory Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Microsoft’s Ballmer and Seattle Group Set to Buy Kings-Report (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:49:31 GMT)
A group of investors led by hedge fund manager Chris Hansen and Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer is close to a deal to buy the Sacramento Kings basketball team for $500 million and move the franchise to Seattle, Yahoo Sports reported on Wednesday.
[New York Times] Boylan Moves to 2-0 as Bucks Beat Bulls 104-96 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:43:48 GMT)
Brandon Jennings scored 20 of his 35 points in the third quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Chicago Bulls 104-96 on Wednesday night for their second consecutive victory under interim coach Jim Boylan.
[New York Times] Thunder Avoid Another Letdown, Pound Wolves 106-84 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:31:43 GMT)
Kevin Durant scored 26 points, Russell Westbrook added 23 and the Oklahoma City Thunder overpowered the outmanned Minnesota Timberwolves 106-84 on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Celtics Rally for 87-79 Win Over Suns (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:13:50 GMT)
Jeff Green scored 14 points, rookie Jared Sullinger added 12 points and a career-best 16 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics recovered from a dreadful third quarter with a big rally to start the fourth and held off the slumping Phoenix Suns 87-79 on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] AP Sources: Investor Seeking to Buy Kings (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:58:38 GMT)
Investor Chris Hansen has contacted the Maloof family about buying the Sacramento Kings, setting up the possibility of the NBA’s return to Seattle.
[New York Times] Jefferson Scores 26 as Jazz Defeat Bobcats 112-102 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:46:39 GMT)
Al Jefferson had 26 points and eight rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Charlotte Bobcats 112-102 Wednesday night for their fourth win in five games.
[New York Times] Johnson Leads Raptors Past Slumping 76ers 90-72 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:31:48 GMT)
Amir Johnson had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Jose Calderon added 14 points and 11 assists, and the Toronto Raptors beat Philadelphia 90-72 on Wednesday night, handing the slumping 76ers their fifth straight loss.
[New York Times] Irving Scores 33 to Lead Cavs Past Hawks 99-83 (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:25:58 GMT)
Kyrie Irving scored 18 of his 33 points in the third quarter and the injury-riddled Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 99-83 on Wednesday night.
[New York Times] Kevin Love Out 8-10 Weeks With Broken Right Hand (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 01:35:14 GMT)
If the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to chase down their first playoff berth since 2004, they’re going to have to do most of the work without Kevin Love.
[New York Times] Timberwolves’ Love to Miss 8-10 Weeks After Surgery (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:34:36 GMT)
The Minnesota Timberwolves’ playoff hopes were dealt a blow as leading scorer Kevin Love will miss up to 10 weeks because of surgery to repair his fractured right hand, the National Basketball Association team said on Wednesday.
[New York Times] N.B.A. Suspends Anthony 1 Game for Garnett Confrontation (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:28:51 GMT)
Carmelo Anthony was suspended for his actions after the Knicks’ loss to the Celtics Monday when he went toward the locker room and later waited for Kevin Garnett outside Boston’s team bus.
[New York Times] Phil Jackson Has â??No Intention’ of Coaching (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:09:31 GMT)
Phil Jackson, the No. 1 target in the Nets’ coaching search, told a Web site on Tuesday that he has “no intentionâ? of returning to the bench, although his statement left room for a change of heart.
[New York Times] Nets 109, 76ers 89: Nets Control Boards and 76ers (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:09:31 GMT)
Reggie Evans refocused the Nets’ attention from a sexual assault investigation, as he grabbed 23 rebounds and Deron Williams scored 22 points to help the team defeat the 76ers.
[New York Times] Blatche Questioned as Witness in Sexual Assault, but Is Not Charged (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:09:31 GMT)
Andray Blatche, who is not being accused of any wrongdoing, was among three men and three women who were together inside a room at the Nets’ hotel.
[New York Times] Anthony Says Garnett’s Trash Talk Affected His Game (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:09:11 GMT)
The N.B.A. is expected to make a ruling before the next Knicks game on whether Carmelo Anthony will be suspended for trying to confront the Celtics’ Kevin Garnett after Monday’s game.
[New York Post] Carmelo Anthony sitting tonight after KG altercation (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 05:59:22 -0500)
INDIANAPOLIS â?? Cheerio, Carmelo.
[New York Post] Knicks waiting on ‘Sheed (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:28:33 -0500)
The NBA gave Carmelo Anthony the boot last night, suspending him for one game for confronting Kevin Garnett twice after Monday’s loss to the Celtics. The suspension will be served tonight vs. Donnie Walsh’s Pacers at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Even to the end, before…
INDIANAPOLIS â?? The Knicks could really use Kenyon Martin tonight.
[New York Post] Too much, too soon for Amar’e (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 01:11:38 -0500)
Bruised, battered and suspended, the Knicks go into their contest in Indiana short on big men.
Carmelo Anthony is suspended, Rasheed Wallace is still out for another week with a sore left foot and coach Mike Woodson has been told he…
The jump was too high for Amar’e Stoudemire.In his first three games since returning from left knee surgery, Stoudemire played between 17 and 21 minutes each time, the Knicks proceeding slowly with their $100 million oft-injured power forward.But on Monday against Boston, Stoudemire’s minutes zoomed to…
[New York Daily News] KG dust-up earns Melo 1-game suspension (Thu, 10 Jan 2013 03:32:13 GMT)
Carmelo Anthony has been suspended for one game without pay by the NBA for confronting Boston’s Kevin Garnett several times after the Knicks-Celtics game on Monday night at the Garden.
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