Knicks Morning News (2015.04.29)

  • [New York Times] Spurs Edge Clippers 111-107 in Pivotal Game 5 on Late Call (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:57:40 GMT)

    The ball bounced around the rim, and the pivotal fifth game of a thrilling first-round series teetered along with it.

  • [New York Times] Rockets Have Bigger Goals After Advancing to Second Round (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:33:26 GMT)

    After advancing to the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2009, the Houston Rockets shifted their focus to much bigger goals.

  • [New York Times] Hawks Facing Pressure, Grizzlies Trying to Advance (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:18:51 GMT)

    Atlanta has to know exactly what Brooklyn is feeling right now.

  • [New York Times] Nets, Exceeding Expectations Against Hawks, Stay Loose (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 04:47:11 GMT)

    After evening their Eastern Conference playoff series against top-seeded Atlanta at 2-2, the Nets hit the road for Game 5 with new confidence.

  • [New York Times] Houston Beats Dallas 103-94 to Advance to Second Round (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 04:30:42 GMT)

    James Harden’s message was simple and clear after the Houston Rockets’ first playoff series victory since 2009.

  • [New York Times] Roundup: Rockets Oust Mavericks for First Series Victory Since 2009 (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 04:08:56 GMT)

    James Harden had 28 points, and Dwight Howard added 18 points and 19 rebounds for Houston, which will face the winner of the Clippers-Spurs series.

  • [New York Times] Mike Phillips, Half of Kentucky’s ‘Twin Towers’ of Basketball, Dies at 59 (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:20:10 GMT)

    The 6-foot-10 Phillips played alongside the 6-11 Rick Robey on the Wildcats team that won the 1978 N.C.A.A. men’s basketball title.