Knicks Morning News (Tuesday, Apr 17 2012)
There were differing versions of the truth emanating from the home and away locker rooms in the bowels of the Garden late Sunday afternoon.
The sandbaggers’ version came from inside a cramped visitors’ dressing room that resembled something out of a low-budget high school operation, where superstars LeBron James and…
Amar’e Stoudemire loves the atmosphere across the Hudson River when the Knicks play the Nets at Prudential Center. He loves that a Knicks-Nets game in Newark feels like a home game away from home.
And though he has eyed the Knicks’ last-ever visit to New Jersey tomorrow as his…
The lockout season began on Christmas with a dramatic victory over Boston, with the Knicks eyeing the Atlantic Division title and supplanting the hated Celtics.
After a nearly four-month roller coaster, the Knicks take one last stab tonight at dethroning the Celtics, one last play at their first Atlantic title…
What a difference a week makes. When Carmelo Anthony went for 43 points in an Easter overtime win against the visiting Bulls, it was yet another reminder the offense ran through him and all was right with the world.
This past Sunday, Melo’s 42 (four in the fourth quarter…
Tyson Chandler limped out of the Knicks’ locker room early Sunday evening refusing to concede the Atlantic Division title and defiantly vowing to play on Tuesday against the Boston Celtics.
After an eventful year, the Knicks don’t look much different than they did last spring when they lost to the Celtics in the playoffs.
As the opening of the Nets arena nears, glamorous new shops are ascendant on commercial avenues once better known for hardware and paint stores.
LeBron James scored Miami’s final 17 points in a furious one-man rally, finishing with 37 as the visiting Heat pulled out a 101-98 victory over the Nets.
Mr. Schintzius, a former University of Florida basketball star, was Florida’s sixth-highest scorer with 1,624 points, and also played eight seasons in the N.B.A., including with the New Jersey Nets.
Greivis Vasquez scored 20 points and the New Orleans Hornets handed the Charlotte Bobcats a franchise-record 17th straight loss, 75-67 on Monday night.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike is excited to be staying in California.
The streaking Los Angeles Clippers knocked Oklahoma City out of first place in the West with a forceful 92-77 victory on Monday that earned the hosts a first playoff berth in six years.
Tim Duncan scored 13 points in his shortest night of work this season, Tiago Splitter added 15 points and eight rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 120-99 on Monday night to move into the top spot in the Western Conference.
With some help, the Los Angeles Clippers had already clinched their first playoff berth in five years before they tipped off against Oklahoma City. Then they went out and earned it.
Al Jefferson hasn’t been close to the playoffs since his rookie season.
Down to the final games of the season, the Phoenix Suns are playing with a greater sense of urgency.
Kevin Seraphin had 21 points and 13 rebounds, John Wall scored 16 points, and the Washington Wizards beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 87-84 on Monday night.
Arron Afflalo scored 26 points, Ty Lawson had 25 and the Denver Nuggets continued their playoff push with a 105-102 victory over the fading Houston Rockets on Monday night.
LeBron James scored Miami’s final 17 points in a furious one-man rally, finishing with 37 as the Heat pulled out a 101-98 victory over the New Jersey Nets on Monday night.
Jeff Teague had 19 points and 10 assists, Ivan Johnson scored 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat Toronto 109-87 on Monday night, their seventh win in eight games against the Raptors.
David West had 22 points and 10 rebounds to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-88 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win.
Ryan Anderson had 26 points and 16 rebounds, J.J. Redick scored 18 points and the Orlando Magic held off the Philadelphia 76ers 113-100 on Monday night.