Jerry had all the Knicks reaction from their disappointing effort against the Pacers. Both Mike Woodson and Carmelo Anthony agreed that Indiana brought more intensity and effort. Kenyon Martin on the other hand said that Game 1 is the easiest for a road team to win… whatever that means.
Saturday night marked the end of the Nets season as they fell to the Bulls in Game 7. Brook Lopez said he needed to be a bigger force on the defensive end. Unfortunately, this loss meant the end for P.J. Carleismo’s tenure as HC of the Nets.
From the baseball diamond, the Yanks, and more specifically Andy Pettitte got roughed up by the A’s. Down in Atlanta, the Mets finished their road trip with a losing record after falling to the Braves 9-4.
The Islanders battled back in Game 3 but Sidney Crosby and the Pens proved to be too much. The Penguins defeated the Islanders in OT in a game that was not without spotty officiating.