[New York Times] Somehow, Heat Still Have a Shot at the East Playoffs (Mon, 16 Mar 2015 07:00:56 GMT) Here are some key members of the current Miami Heat rotation: A center who resuscitated his career in Lebanon, a forward who was playing for a bad team in China a few weeks ago, and a couple of graduates of the NBA Development League. [New York Times] Suns 102, Knicks 89: Knicks Fall to Phoenix Suns, and to 4-31 on Road (Mon, 16 Mar 2015 04:47:08 GMT) Andrea Bargnani and Alexey Shved each scored 18 points for the Knicks, who led …continue reading
The Suns are really reeling right now, so this game is not an easy loss. The Knicks are going to have to work to lose this one. Let’s go, Knicks!
[New York Post] Knicks pounded by Warriors — and Fisher says Calderon’s season may be over (Sun, 15 Mar 2015 01:24:26 -0400) OAKLAND, Calif. — Derek Fisher allowed for the possibility that Jose Calderon won't make it back this season despite the point guard's ardent wishes to return. Calderon has a tricky… [New York Times] Warriors 125, Knicks 94: Stephen Curry Helps Warriors Crush Knicks (Sun, 15 Mar 2015 04:59:39 GMT) Curry, playing on his 27th birthday, had 25 points and 11 assists for Golden State, which blew open the game with a 47-point second quarter. [New York Times] Curry …continue reading
The Warriors held a bunch of their stars out against Denver and lost. Now their stars will play against the Knicks. That’s weird, right? Philly lost tonight, so this is a big game for the Knicks! Let’s go, Knicks (to the loss column)!
[New York Post] After disaster, Phil Jackson backtracks on Melo expectations (Sat, 14 Mar 2015 00:26:24 -0400) SAN FRANCISCO — Phil Jackson has written off this season for Carmelo Anthony as impossible to judge because of Anthony's season-long knee injury, saying the Knicks star played his 40… [New York Times] Blazers Hand Pistons Their 9th Straight Loss With 118-99 Win (Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:31:02 GMT) The Trail Blazers didn’t have to scramble to finish against the Detroit Pistons, and that was a good thing with a looming five-game road trip. [New York Times] Late Barrage of 3s Lifts Atlanta …continue reading
[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Phil looks for healthy Melo next season (Fri, 13 Mar 2015 01:05:26 EDT) The New York Knicks are hopeful that Carmelo Anthony will be healthy for the start of the 2015-16 season. Team president Phil Jackson told reporters in Los Angeles that Anthony is at the practice facility getting treatment on his surgically-repaired knee and is feeling “positive” about the surgery. Jackson expects Anthony to begin workouts in June. Anthony underwent season-ending surgery to repair a tendon issue — and possibly other knee damage — shortly after the All-Star game. [New York Daily News] Phil …continue reading
A while back, I would have been worried about this game, but no more, as the Lakers are foolishly trying to win (Byron Scott was running out a 9-man rotation last game!), so the Knicks should be in good shape tonight. But if they were to win a game, this Lakers team is pretty bad, so it will be scary! Let’s go? Knicks!