Knicks Morning News (2014.10.25)

  • [New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony says he’s happy to tip off with Bulls, Cavaliers before Knicks’ preseason loss to Raptors (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:45:46 GMT)

    Ready or not, the Knicks now will have four days of recovery and practice time before they debut their new team, new coach and new system. And Carmelo Anthony knows “the time is now.” “We’re not running from it. It starts Wednesday for us. I’m ready to get the season started.

  • [New York Newsday] Knicks' Derek Fisher closing in on starting five (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:41:54 EDT)

    Derek Fisher started Shane Larkin, Iman Shumpert, Carmelo Anthony, Jason Smith and Samuel Dalembert in Friday night's final preseason tuneup.

  • [New York Times] Thompson Scores 35 Points, Warriors Beat Nuggets (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:37:01 GMT)

    Klay Thompson scored 35 points on 13-of 26 shooting in nearly 36 minutes to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Denver Nuggets 119-112 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.

  • [New York Times] Lillard Leads Trail Blazers Past Clippers 99-89 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:24:53 GMT)

    The preseason is concluded. Is your team ready for the regular season?

  • [New York Times] Thomas, Dragic Lead Suns Over Jazz 105-100 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:57:54 GMT)

    Running isn’t just an offensive cornerstone for the Phoenix Suns. It is also a matter of survival.

  • [New York Times] McCallum Lifts Kings Past Lakers, 93-92 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 05:48:59 GMT)

    Ray McCallum’s putback at the buzzer gave the Sacramento Kings a 93-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | pro basketball: Raptors Edge Knicks (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:10:44 GMT)

    DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points and the Toronto Raptors beat Knicks, 83-80, in Montreal in the final preseason game for both teams.

  • [New York Times] Timberwolves Overcome Bulls 113-112 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:52:09 GMT)

    Zach LaVine tried not to think about guarding Derrick Rose.

  • [New York Times] Raptors Edge Knicks (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:19:04 GMT)

    DeMar DeRozan scored 15 points and the Toronto Raptors beat Knicks, 83-80, in Montreal in the final preseason game for both teams.

  • [New York Times] Bosh, Wade Lead Heat Past Grizzlies 104-98 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:01:03 GMT)

    Chris Bosh scored 21 points, and Dwyane Wade added 16 as the Miami Heat defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 104-98 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams.

  • [New York Times] Harden Helps Rockets Beat Spurs 96-87 in Preseason (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:51:57 GMT)

    James Harden scored 25 points, and the Houston Rockets used a big run before halftime to beat the San Antonio Spurs 96-87 in a preseason game on Friday night.

  • [New York Times] Rested Mavericks Down Short-Handed Magic 117-92 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:46:09 GMT)

    Chandler Parsons scored 24 points, and Dirk Nowitzki added 16 as the Mavericks ended the preseason with a 117-92 win over the Magic on Friday.

  • [New York Times] National Basketball Association Roundup (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:24:46 GMT)

    The Philadelphia 76ers obtained guard Marquis Teague and a 2019 second-round draft pick in a trade with the Brooklyn Nets on Friday for guard Casper Ware.

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