Knicks Morning News (2015.01.20)

  • [New York Post] NBA All-Star concert to paralyze Flatiron District (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:02:24 -0500)

    The city will turn one of New York's busiest neighborhoods upside down for four days — all for a 45-minute concert, The Post has learned. The NBA All-Star Weekend concert,…

  • [New York Post] NBA All-Star concert to paralyze Flatiron District (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:02:24 -0500)

    The city will turn one of New York's busiest neighborhoods upside down for four days — all for a 45-minute concert, The Post has learned. The NBA All-Star Weekend concert,…

  • [New York Daily News] Knicks snap 16-game losing streak with win over Pelicans (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 05:26:05 GMT)

    Winning won’t cure all or make previous questions about the Knicks irrelevant. But it’s certainly better than losing.

  • [New York Daily News] Isola: Hawks, Knicks head in opposite direction (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:57:45 GMT)

    The Atlanta Hawks, the NBA’s feel-good story, own the best record in the East while the Knicks are now the league’s bottom feeder.

  • [New York Daily News] Bondy: Knicks finally win, but too many would hurt them (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 03:24:52 GMT)

    The Knicks won a game Monday, despite starting two guys on 10-day contracts and looking awfully scared in the fourth quarter.

  • [New York Times] Lillard Scores 22 to Help Trail Blazers Beat Kings 98-94 (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:20:27 GMT)

    Damian Lillard scored 22 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:20 remaining, and the Portland Trail Blazers ended a three-game losing streak Monday night with a 98-94 win over the Sacramento Kings.

  • [New York Times] Guard Trio Leads Suns to 115-100 Win Over Kobe-Less Lakers (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:08:14 GMT)

    Goran Dragic and Isaiah Thomas scored 24 points apiece, fellow guard Eric Bledsoe added 17 and the Phoenix Suns pulled away in the second half to hand the Los Angeles Lakers their fifth loss in a row, the last two without Kobe Bryant, 115-100 on Monday night.

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Atlanta Wins 13th in a Row, Beating Detroit (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:51:04 GMT)

    The Atlanta Hawks earned their 13th consecutive win, one shy of tying the team record.

  • [New York Times] LeBron Scores 26, Cavaliers Roll to 108-94 Win Over Bulls (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 04:20:20 GMT)

    The pieces, old and new, are beginning to fit together.

  • [New York Times] Knicks 99, Pelicans 92: Knicks Win! Knicks Win! (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 03:50:55 GMT)

    After losing 16 straight games, the Knicks defeated the Pelicans at Madison Square Garden for their first victory since Dec. 12.

  • [New York Times] Lowry Scores 18, Balanced Raptors Beat Bucks 92-89 (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 03:50:27 GMT)

    Kyle Lowry scored 18 points and was one of six Toronto players to reach double figures in the Raptors’ 92-89 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night.

  • [New York Times] Grizzlies 103, Nets 92: Nets Put On Sleepy Show After Morning Workout (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:51:25 GMT)

    Lionel Hollins put the Nets through a morning shootaround on Wednesday, their first on the day of a home game this season. But they went on to their seventh straight loss, falling to Memphis.

  • [New York Times] Knicks End 16-Game Skid, Beat Pelicans 99-92 (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:44:21 GMT)

    Carmelo Anthony and the New York Knicks walked off the court, and for the first time in weeks it wasn’t with heads hanging.

  • [New York Times] James Harden’s 45 Points Lead Rockets Over Pacers 110-98 (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 02:26:15 GMT)

    Rockets coach Kevin McHale lamented Houston’s lack of effort in a lopsided loss to Golden State on Saturday.

  • [New York Times] Nowitzki’s Late Points Lead Mavericks Past Grizzlies 103-95 (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 01:17:33 GMT)

    Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points, including the last eight for Dallas in the final 2 minutes, and the Mavericks defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 103-95 on Monday.

  • [New York Times] Warriors Whip Nuggets 122-79 for Season’s Most Lopsided Win (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:41:47 GMT)

    James Michael McAdoo signed a 10-day contract Monday morning after getting called up from the NBA Development League. By late afternoon, he had teammates and fans cheering his debut and went home with the game ball.

  • [New York Times] Clippers Beat Celtics 102-93 for 8th Win in 11 Games (Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:23:34 GMT)

    The Clippers blew most of a 23-point lead and they got away with it against the struggling Boston Celtics.

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