Knicks Morning News (2016.04.13)

  • [New York Times] Warriors’ Chase, Kobe’s Finale Highlight NBA’s Final Night (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 06:48:39 GMT)

    Golden State is playing for history. Kobe Bryant is playing for the last time.

  • [New York Times] Wiggins, Towns Hope Mitchell Keeps Timberwolves Job (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 06:42:32 GMT)

    The young Minnesota Timberwolves’ strong finish to the season has helped interim coach Sam Mitchell’s case to land the permanent job, and now some of the team’s most important pieces are voicing their support for him as well.

  • [New York Times] Chris Paul Leads Clippers Past Grizzlies 110-84 (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 05:09:43 GMT)

    Chris Paul had 12 points and 13 assists and the Los Angeles Clippers extended the Memphis Grizzlies’ freefall to the final night of the NBA’s regular season, defeating the Grizzlies 110-84 Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Leonard Scores 26, Helps Spurs Beat Thunder in OT, 102-98 (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 04:24:44 GMT)

    The San Antonio Spurs got an unexpected battle in their final home game of the season Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Spurs Tie Celtics’ Mark for Best Record at Home (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:43:04 GMT)

    The Spurs finished 40-1 at home, a mark that matches the home record set by the Boston Celtics in 1985-86.

  • [New York Times] Heat Beat Pistons 99-93, Pull Within Win of Southeast Title (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 03:36:56 GMT)

    Dwyane Wade got off to his slowest start offensively in a decade and finished with 14 points, helping the Miami Heat beat the Detroit Pistons 99-93 on Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Pacers 102, Knicks 90: Knicks Finish 32-50: ‘Little Bit Better’ (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 02:32:03 GMT)

    The Knicks fell, 102-90, to the Indiana Pacers and are 49-115 after two years under Phil Jackson, the team president.

  • [New York Times] Paul George Scores 19 and the Pacers Beat the Knicks 102-90 (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 02:31:09 GMT)

    Paul George and George Hill each scored 19 points and the Indiana Pacers beat the New York Knicks 102-90 to win their final home game of the regular season.

  • [New York Times] Raptors Earn 12th Straight Win Over 76ers, 122-98 (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 02:13:08 GMT)

    Rookie Norman Powell had 18 points and Jonas Valanciunas had 17 more and 11 rebounds as the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers for the 12th straight time,122-98 on Tuesday night.

  • [New York Times] Just One More for Curry and Bryant (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 01:28:52 GMT)

    The Warriors will seek a record 73rd win Wednesday, and the Lakers’ Kobe Bryant will probably play his final game.

  • [New York Daily News] After another lost season, Knicks left wondering where to go (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 05:50:17 GMT)

    The Knicks played their B team in the final game of another lost season, ending with Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis on the sideline.

  • [New York Daily News] Carmelo demands to be part of Knicks’ free agent decisions (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 05:48:50 GMT)

    Carmelo Anthony issued something of an ultimatum on the final day of another lost season, sending a stronger message to Phil Jackson.

  • [ – New York Knicks] Wednesday's Knicks Links: Porzingis to spend most of offseason in New York (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 05:31:07 EST)

    Wednesday's Knicks Links: Porzingis to spend most of offseason in New York

  • [New York Post] Knicks-Carmelo Anthony divorce best for both parties (Wed, 13 Apr 2016 01:04:27 -0400)

    Three years ago, another Knicks season ended in the same place this one did, inside a deafening Indianapolis gym called Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The visitor's locker room didn't much look the way a professional locker room usually looks. This was more like the high school football team who just lost the state quarterfinals. Thousand-yard stares….