If you scripted the worst season possible for an NBA team, it would resemble the Knicks’ campaign of 2014-15.
Phil Jackson willingly shouldered the blame for this Knicks season admitting his “experiment” so far “has fallen flat on its face.”
Diana Taurasi is getting paid not to play.
With Robin Lopez’s return, the Trail Blazers seemed more at ease. Even a late threat from the Utah Jazz seemed surmountable.
Pick a category: Defense. Shooting. Ball movement. Efficiency. Togetherness.
A largely listless battle between rebuilding teams at Madison Square Garden extended the pain of the Knicks, who were unable to rally from an 86-82 deficit with eight minutes left.
Avery Bradley scored 26 points, Jared Sullinger added 22 and the Boston Celtics snapped a three-game losing streak with a 108-97 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday night.
D.J. Augustin had 25 points and 13 assists and the Detroit Pistons closed the first quarter on a 25-1 run, going on to beat the Miami Heat 108-91 on Tuesday night.
Hollis Thompson scored a career-high 23 points to lead the improving Philadelphia 76ers to a 105-98 victory over the slumping Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night.
After suffering a gruesome leg injury last summer, Indianapolis expected Paul George to miss the entire 2014-15 campaign. On Tuesday, team president Larry Bird wasn’t so definite that George wouldn’t play this season.
The toll of playing year-round basketball finally caught up with Phoenix Mercury star Diana Taurasi.