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Monday, June 25, 2018

Content Tagged "2011 Game Thread"

2011 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Heat

For your in-post game thoughts. [Also check out Twitter tonight as Robert Silverman, courtesy of AMEX, meets the Knicks Legends & will be tweeting the whole night!] Thomas B. here: The New York Knicks (16-10) host the Miami Heat (19-8).  The Heat enter on a 10 game win streak. Meanwhile the Knicks had their 8 streak snapped by Boston (and the refs) Wednesday in a game that cam down to the final possession. Most people would expect the Heat to be very strong on offense thanks to a starting line-up that includes three high usage players. Lebron James (30.4 USG-r, …continue reading

2011 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Celtics

Some good stuff from ESPN Stats And Information: Both teams carry at least 8-game win streaks into this showdown. Over the last 17 NBA seasons, there have been only four such matchups in the NBA. The Celtics have won five of the last six, 13 of the last 15 and 21 of the last 26 meetings. In the Garnett-Pierce-Allen era, the Celtics are 11-2 against the Knicks. In their 11 wins, the Celtics have outscored the Knicks by 12.3 PPG. The Celtics and Knicks are in the same division. The current divisional alignment has been in place since 2004-05, when …continue reading