Carmelo Anthony is either really embarrassed from tripping over himself, or his aching right knee could threaten to undermine the Knicks’ season long before LeBron James ever gets the chance to. Anthony is officially listed as questionable for Wednesday’s game against the Detroit Pistons, and it is possible the Knicks’ All-Star forward won’t be available for Thursday’s home game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
“Once a Knick, Always a Knickâ? is more than just a marketing slogan stitched inside the uniforms of each player who wears orange and blue. For Ray Williams, it is a matter of life and death.
There are times when coach Scott Brooks figures the best way to get his Oklahoma City Thunder to stop turning the ball over is to simply stop talking about the problem in the hope it goes away.
Paul Pierce had 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Avery Bradley scored 22 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 109-101 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
Ty Lawson had 24 points and Danilo Gallinari added 23 for the Denver Nuggets as they won their sixth straight game, defeating the Sacramento Kings 120-113 on Tuesday night.
Russell Westbrook had 37 points and 10 rebounds, Kevin Durant scored 26 and the Oklahoma City Thunder held off a second-half charge to beat the improving Los Angeles Lakers 122-105 on Tuesday night.
Paul Pierce had 18 points and 11 rebounds, and Avery Bradley scored 22 points to lead the Celtics to a 109-101 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday.
The New York Liberty have re-signed veteran forward-center Kara Braxton.
Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire have each played well this season for the Knicks. Just not when they’re on the court together.