Carmelo Anthony wanted every microphone and camera inside O2 Arena on Wednesday to record and document what he was about to say about his boss.
Iman Shumpert is expected to make his season debut against the Pistons on Thursday after being sidelined since last May following major knee surgery.
The Carmelo Anthony Transformation Tour began here of all places, just a few days after he was vilified for ushering Jeremy Lin out of New York and just before the world’s greatest sixth man would help the United States win Olympic gold.
LeBron James has reached so many milestones in his NBA career it might be easy to lose track.
The San Antonio Spurs made light of Manu Ginobili’s absence to overwhelm Memphis 103-82 on Wednesday, piling on the misery for the struggling Grizzlies.
LeBron James became the youngest player to reach 20,000 career points on Wednesday, picking up 25 in Miami’s 92-75 win over the Golden State Warriors.
Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra and team president Pat Riley took a moment in the locker room late Wednesday night to give LeBron James the game ball and recognize his latest record.
Kyrie Irving scored 31 points, Tristan Thompson added 19 points and 14 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 93-88 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
DeMarcus Cousins had 21 points and 16 rebounds while Tyreke Evans and John Salmons each scored 21 points to help the Sacramento Kings beat the Washington Wizards 95-94 on Wednesday night.
The Nets, winners of seven straight games, were red hot, and the Hawks, playing without their leading scorer, were stone cold, but Wednesday’s game in Atlanta saw a reversal of fortune.
Tim Duncan and Tony Parker combined for 36 points as the Spurs became the third team to exceed 100 points against the Grizzlies.
LeBron James has become the youngest player in NBA history to score 20,000 points.
The Knicks’ owner James L. Dolan may have tarnished the team’s image by recording on-court comments.
New Orleans Hornets rookie Austin Rivers sank a layup and ran past the Boston Celtics’ bench on his way back down the floor.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 19 points, O.J. Mayo hit two tiebreaking free throws and the Dallas Mavericks held off a Jeremy Lin-led surge to beat the Houston Rockets 105-100 on Wednesday night.
Tony Parker had 17 points and 11 assists and Tim Duncan added 19 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 103-82 on Wednesday night, extending their home winning streak to 13 games.
Russell Westbrook scored 32 points, Kevin Martin had 20 and the Oklahoma City Thunder snapped Denver’s six-game winning streak by beating the Nuggets 117-97 on Wednesday night.
Luol Deng hit a tiebreaking jumper with 3 seconds left in overtime and the Chicago Bulls beat Toronto 107-105 in overtime on Wednesday night, their eighth victory in nine meetings against the Raptors.
Jeff Teague had a career-high 28 points and 11 assists, Zaza Pachulia finished two assists shy of a triple-double and the short-handed Atlanta Hawks beat Brooklyn 109-95 on Wednesday night to stop the Nets’ seven-game winning streak.
Nikola Vucevic had 16 points and 15 rebounds to help the Orlando Magic snap a six-game home losing streak with a 97-86 victory over Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
The Knicks will play the Pistons on Thursday before a capacity crowd in London, but that doesn’t mean interest in the sport is intense.
The Magic have veered from the former coach Stan Van Gundy’s efficient shooting strategies, team statistics show.
Howard Beck, the N.B.A. reporter for The Times, will answer questions from readers.
A couple of cross-country friends headed to Section 15.
The Atlanta Hawks suspended top-scorer Josh Smith for Wednesday night’s home game against the Brooklyn Nets for “conduct detrimental to the team” following an incident in practice the previous day.
LONDON â?? For all the British pomp and circumstance â?? the sightseeing with the wives, the clinics with English children, the Melodrama microphones â?? today’s clash at the sold-out O2 Arena in London against the Pistons takes on significant meaning for the Knicks on the court.
The injury-riddled Knicks are getting back…
LONDON â?? Carmelo Anthony all but raised a glass of British ale to toast Knicks owner James Dolan.
One day after saying he was unaware Dolan had audio microphones recording him at the Garden but found it “funny,” Anthony said he is happy the owner went to such extraordinary lengths.
LONDON â?? Superfan Spike Lee, wearing an orange chapeau, made the trip to London apparently to guarantee victories for the Knicks in their next two games. Following today’s encounter against the Pistons at the O2 Arena, the Knicks host the Nets on Monday.
Only Carmelo Anthony at yesterday’s Knicks…
LONDON â?? Knicks coach Mike Woodson swears Rasheed Wallace will return this season but couldn’t give an answer when. Wallace, out since Dec. 13, will miss Thursday’s game against the Pistons, the team he won an NBA title with.
He has a stress reaction in his left foot that…
LONDON â?? It’s coming. Maybe not next year. Maybe not for five years, or 10. But it’s coming. There will be a London Monarchs franchise in the NBA, or a Manchester Marauders team in the NFL before you know it. It’s happening. Our cozy little corner of the…