Amar’e Stoudemire has been down this road before. So he said playing four games in five nights for the Knicks last month did not bring about another knee surgery. The knee, Stoudemire said, was set to give out.
“It was just a matter of time before it happened and…
Just 11 days ago, the Knicks were teetering on the brink of disaster, having lost the first four games on their West Coast road trip.
Coming off a loss in Los Angeles to the Clippers, the team headed to Utah, a place where they hadn’t won since 2005.
The races are on in the NBA, both on and off the court.
A leading South Korean basketball coach, arrested earlier this month for allegedly rigging matches, was among four people formally charged by prosecutors on Friday, local media reported.
DeMarcus Cousins scored 17 consecutive points in the first half and finished with 34 in the Sacramento Kings’ 117-103 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night.
The N.B.A. informed the Timberwolves that the referee crew should have called the Lakers’ Kobe Bryant for a foul on a potential game-tying 3-pointer at the buzzer.
Kobe Bryant has a bone spur in his left foot.
Larry Sanders scored 13 of his career-high 21 points in the third quarter, and the host Milwaukee Bucks rallied to beat the Los Angeles Lakers.
Paul George had 24 points and eight rebounds and the Indiana Pacers broke open a close game in the third quarter to beat the Dallas Mavericks 103-78 on Thursday night.
Larry Sanders scored 13 of his career-high 21 points in the third quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks rallied to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-103 on Thursday night.
The Knicks hold a small lead over the Nets in the Atlantic Division race, but it’s not enough to keep them feeling comfortable.
Mr. Boerwinkle, a stalwart center for the Chicago Bulls in the 1970s, set a franchise record with 37 rebounds.
Miami not only put together a 27-game winning streak but also gave itself an insurmountable lead over the Eastern Conference competition.
J.R. Smith has rarely shown the consistency that he has exhibited during the Knicks’ six-game winning streak. He’s scoring more and shooting better.
Amar’e Stoudemire of the Knicks spoke about his rehabilitation from the surgery he had on his right knee three weeks ago.
A golden period awaits the National Basketball Association (NBA) with global interest and business opportunities growing, the man set to replace Commissioner David Stern, said on Thursday.
Amar’e Stoudemire apparently shared the same concerns about his knees that the Phoenix Suns’ medical staff expressed to the team’s front office before the wild free agent summer of 2010.