Knicks Morning News (Wednesday, Mar 20 2013)
March 20th, 2013 by Mike Kurylo |
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[New York Post] Knicks’ Chandler (neck) out 1 week, Thomas (foot) out 2-4 weeks â?? at least Melo’s due back (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 02:40:01 -0500)
The old, decrepit Knicks have become a caricature of themselves.
[New York Post] Sprained, stressed Knicks badly needs a doc holiday (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 02:39:55 -0500)
The glow of their lone West Coast victory and likely return of Carmelo Anthony tonight was dimmed by yesterday’s grim MRI exam results for centers Tyson Chandler and Kurt Thomas.
The league’s oldest team could not savor even…
Even amid the giddiness of a locker room tasting victory for the first time in nine long days, Kurt Thomas knew enough to be a voice of reason.
[New York Daily News] MRI reveals broken foot for Thomas; Chandler out a week (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 05:33:59 GMT)
All around him late Monday night in Salt Lake City, teammates were joyously chanting his initials (“K! T!â?) and breaking his chops…
The question asked of the Knicks front office in October is worth repeating again one month before the start of the NBA playoffs; did they build a roster capable of beating Miami or one that should just retire there?
[New York Times] Douglas Helps Kings Rally to Stun Clippers 116-101 (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 05:05:31 GMT)
Marcus Thornton had 25 points, Toney Douglas scored 17 of his 19 in the fourth quarter and the Sacramento Kings rallied from eight down in the final 11 minutes to stun the Los Angeles Clippers 116-101 on Tuesday night.
[New York Times] Nuggets 114, Thunder 104: Nuggets Beat Thunder for First 13-Game Win Streak (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 04:08:32 GMT)
Ty Lawson scored 25 points, Andre Miller had 20 points and nine assists and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder, 114-104, Tuesday night.
[New York Times] Jennings and Ellis Lead Bucks Over Blazers 102-95 (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 02:50:59 GMT)
Brandon Jennings scored 24 points and Monta Ellis added 21 to help the Milwaukee Bucks hang on for a 102-95 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night.
[New York Times] Pacers Pull Away to Beat Struggling Magic 95-73 (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 01:47:56 GMT)
Paul George scored 19 points and Tyler Hansbrough had 14 points and 14 rebounds, leading the Indiana Pacers to a 95-73 rout of the struggling Orlando Magic on Tuesday night.
[New York Times] Knicks Add Tyson Chandler and Kurt Thomas to List of Injured (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 00:37:39 GMT)
Forward Kurt Thomas may need two to four weeks to recover from his right foot injury, but center Tyson Chandler will need only about a week to recover from a bulging disk in his neck.
[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Cavaliers’ Waiters May Need Surgery (Wed, 20 Mar 2013 00:12:26 GMT)
The Cavaliers’ rookie guard Dion Waiters will miss at least one week with a sore left knee and may need surgery.
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