Knicks Morning News (2015.10.14)

  • [New York Times] Nuggets Top Warriors for Third Consecutive Win (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 05:30:51 GMT)

    Kenneth Faried had 22 points and 12 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets beat Golden State 114-103 on Tuesday night to spoil the Warriors’ first appearance at Oracle Arena since winning the NBA championship.

  • [New York Times] Jury Selection Focuses on Race in Trial of Thabo Sefolosha, Atlanta Hawks Player (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 05:20:03 GMT)

    The trial commenced after Mr. Sefolosha, a forward for the Atlanta Hawks, refused a plea bargain and accused the police of wrongful arrest and brutality.

  • [New York Times] Jones, McDaniels Help Rockets Get by Suns in Overtime (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 05:15:39 GMT)

    K.J. McDaniels scored Houston’s first six points of overtime after a 1-for-10 shooting performance in regulation, helping the Rockets to a 135-129 victory over the Phoenix Suns in preseason action Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Marco Belinelli Leads Kings Past LA Lakers in Vegas, 107-100 (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 04:39:42 GMT)

    Marco Belinelli scored 17 points, Darren Collison added 16 points and seven assists, and the Sacramento Kings beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-100 in an exhibition game Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lamar Odom Is Hospitalized (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 03:06:27 GMT)

    Odom, a former N.B.A. star, was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel.

  • [New York Times] Westbrook, Kanter Lead Thunder Past Mavs in Tulsa (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 02:57:55 GMT)

    Russell Westbrook, playing parts of the first and third quarters, scored 19 points in 20 minutes to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 100-88 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night at the BOK Center.

  • [New York Times] Napier Carries Magic Past Heat in Overtime, 95-92 (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 02:12:54 GMT)

    Shabazz Napier scored 11 of his 15 points in overtime against his former team and the Orlando Magic beat the Miami Heat 95-92 on Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Strong Bench Play Leads Pacers to 101-97 Win Over Pistons (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 02:04:07 GMT)

    Reserve Toney Douglas scored 15 points and Glenn Robinson III had nine of his 13 in the fourth quarter to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 101-97 exhibition victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] LeBron Goes Home Sick, Cavaliers Lose 110-101 to Bucks (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 01:51:40 GMT)

    LeBron James and Cleveland’s other four projected starters sat out as the Cavaliers dropped to 0-4 in the exhibition season with a 110-101 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night.

  • [New York Post] Why Thanasis Antetokounmpo’s Knicks days may be numbered (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 01:35:30 -0400)

    Despite being Phil Jackson's second-round pick, Thanasis Antetokounmpo never got a chance at Knicks training camp last fall. Jackson decided against signing him, but convinced the Greek forward to bypass…

  • [New York Daily News] Derrick Williams excited for fresh start with Knicks (Wed, 14 Oct 2015 01:47:47 GMT)

    Derrick Williams had just dropped a game-high 21 points in his third Knicks appearance.