Knicks Morning News (2016.01.15)

  • [New York Times] Towns Acclimates to New League, New Life in Minnesota (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 08:06:52 GMT)

    When Karl-Anthony Towns heads out in the Twin Cities, he drives a vehicle with big, red rims on it. He also likes to wear a bright orange winter coat.

  • [New York Times] Curry, Warriors Spoil Kobe’s Farewell in Oakland, 116-98 (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:57:41 GMT)

    Before he walked through the tunnel and out of Oracle Arena for the final time, Kobe Bryant stopped for a quick chat with Stephen Curry.

  • [New York Times] Spurs Beat Cavaliers 99-95 for 32nd Straight Win at Home (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:06:36 GMT)

    The Cleveland Cavaliers gave San Antonio another tense test at home before the Spurs rose up on defense for what they deemed their biggest win of the season.

  • [New York Times] Spurs Clip Cavaliers, Remain Perfect at Home (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 05:51:28 GMT)

    San Antonio found a way to keep their home record unblemished with a 99-95 win over the Eastern Conference-leading Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday.

  • [New York Times] Gay Scores 24 and Hits Game-Winner, Kings Top Jazz 103-101 (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 05:24:44 GMT)

    Rudy Gay scored 24 points and hit the game-winning shot with 0.9 seconds remaining to give the Sacramento Kings a 103-101 victory over the Utah Jazz on Thursday night.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Parker Leads Spurs to Win Over Cavs (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 04:57:16 GMT)

    The Spurs remain undefeated at home this season.

  • [New York Times] In Wisconsin, Efforts to End Taunting at Games Lead to Claims of Coddling (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 04:15:57 GMT)

    Sports officials in Wisconsin are backtracking after an effort to crack down on fan behavior drew protests.

  • [New York Times] Chalmers’ Leaner Lifts Grizzlies Over Pistons 103-101 (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 04:03:59 GMT)

    Mario Chalmers scored 25 points, including a leaning 19-foot jumper with less than a second left to give the Memphis Grizzlies a 103-101 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Thursday night.

  • [New York Times] Kobe Bryant Enjoying His Farewell Tour at Every Stop (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 04:00:55 GMT)

    At every stop, in every road arena, Kobe Bryant is reflecting on 20 years of memories and many great games.

  • [New York Times] Butler Scores Career-High 53 to Lead Bulls Over 76ers in OT (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 03:31:25 GMT)

    Jimmy Butler scored a career-high 53 points and E’Twaun Moore had seven of his 14 in overtime to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 115-111 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night.

  • [New York Daily News] Barnes still mad at Fisher as Grizzlies set to play Knicks (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 05:39:53 GMT)

    It’s safe to say Matt Barnes hasn’t forgiven Derek Fisher or forgotten the fallout from their love triangle brawl in Southern California.

  • [ – New York Knicks] Knicks Daily Links: Friday (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 05:40:18 EST)

    Knicks Daily Links: Friday

  • [ – New York Knicks] Matt Barnes on seeing Derek Fisher: 'I don't talk to snakes' (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 01:51:29 EST)

    Matt Barnes on seeing Derek Fisher: 'I don't talk to snakes'

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