Knicks Morning News (2015.03.23)

  • [New York Times] Not 1, but 2 Gonzaga Hoops Teams in the Sweet 16 (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:37:42 GMT)

    Gonzaga left KeyArena roaring and Gill Coliseum in silence almost simultaneously Sunday.

  • [New York Times] Warriors, Hawks Prioritizing Health Over NBA’s Best Record (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:28:58 GMT)

    Barring a major turn of events, the only thing the Golden State Warriors and Atlanta Hawks have left to play for is the NBA’s best record.

  • [New York Times] Goodwin, Morris Hit Big Shots, Suns Beat Mavs 98-92 (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:11:04 GMT)

    Archie Goodwin hasn’t made a bigger shot in his young NBA career.

  • [New York Times] Lin’s Season-High 29 Points Help Lakers Beat 76ers (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 04:31:51 GMT)

    Jeremy Lin scored a season-high 29 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-87 on Sunday night in the first meeting of the season between two of the NBA’s worst teams.

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Game of the Week: Spurs at Mavericks (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 03:19:21 GMT)

    San Antonio and Dallas are barely separated in the standings, but the Spurs are playing their best basketball of the season, and the Mavericks are still trying to adjust to roster changes.

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Hawks Lose 3rd Straight; Russell Westbrook Sinks Heat (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 03:10:12 GMT)

    Tiago Splitter scored a season-high 23 for the Spurs as San Antonio won its third straight and Atlanta, which leads the Eastern Conference, lost its third straight.

  • [New York Times] Hornets Upend Timberwolves 109-98 (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 02:34:51 GMT)

    Mo Williams scored 24 points and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Al Jefferson each added 18 and the Charlotte Hornets snapped their three-game skid by beating Minnesota 109-98 on Sunday night.

  • [New York Times] Gallinari Scores 40, Nuggets Beat Magic 119-100 (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:49:41 GMT)

    Danilo Gallinari scored a career-high 40 points and former Magic guard Jameer Nelson came off the bench to ignite a big rally Sunday night, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 119-100 victory over Orlando.

  • [New York Times] Kings Win Second Straight, Beat Wizards 109-86 (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:40:56 GMT)

    Rudy Gay scored 26 points and the Sacramento Kings led most of the way in beating the Washington Wizards 109-86 on Sunday for their second straight victory.

  • [New York Times] Drummond, Caldwell-Pope Lead Pistons Past Celtics in OT (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:40:44 GMT)

    Andre Drummond scored 18 points and grabbed 22 rebounds, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had seven of his 27 points in overtime and the Detroit Pistons beat the Boston Celtics 105-97 on Sunday.

  • [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Steve Nash Stands on His Own as an Ideal of Team Play (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 01:08:49 GMT)

    Nash’s artistry during the height of his abilities with the Suns stood out as the essence of individual expression connected to the welfare of the team.

  • [New York Times] Even Without Kyle Lowry, the Raptors Trounce the Anemic Knicks (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:45:10 GMT)

    Lowry, second on the Raptors in scoring, was inactive, but DeMar DeRozan led Toronto with 23 points as the Knicks lost their third in a row.

  • [New York Daily News] Knicks drop third straight with 106-89 loss to Raptors (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 05:48:02 GMT)

    The cruising NBA team, and not the bumbling local NHL entry, has emerged as the unlikely star attraction in these parts north of the border.