Carmelo Anthony on the court during a game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center on November 24, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Knicks In Wait-And-See Mode After Carmelo Anthony Hurts Back

Just when you think things can’t get any worse.

11/25/2014

New York Knicks v Houston Rockets

Back Spasms Force Anthony Out In 91-86 Loss To Houston

James Harden had 36 points to lead the depleted Houston Rockets to a 91-86 victory over the slumping New York Knicks on Monday night.

11/25/2014

Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks goes for the dunk against the Philadelphia 76ers during the game on November 22, 2014 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Need To Get Amar’e Stoudemire The Ball More

No one knows how long Stoudemire will stay healthy, but the Knicks must take advantage of his skills while he is.

11/24/2014

Jason Collins (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Retired Collins Can Be Nets’ Role Model On Court, Not Just Off

Jason Collins was a master at the little things. He set solid screens, gave hard fouls and boxed out on rebounds. In other words, all the things the Nets are lacking today.

11/24/2014

Tony Parker #9 of the San Antonio Spurs goes up for a shot against the Brooklyn Nets at the AT&T Center on November 22, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photos by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Parker Leads Spurs Over Nets 99-87

Tony Parker had 22 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed in 99-87 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.

11/22/2014

Brandon Davies #0 of the Philadelphia 76ers fights for the ball with Jason Smith #14 of the New York Knicks in the first half at Madison Square Garden on November 22, 2014 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Knicks Win 91-83, Drop 76ers To 0-13

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points, Amare Stoudemire added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the New York Knicks dropped the Philadelphia 76ers to 0-13 with a 91-83 victory on Saturday night.

11/22/2014

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK- NOVEMBER 21: Jarrett Jack #0 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Oklahoma City Thunder on November 21, 2014 at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, OK. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jack Tallies 23 Off The Bench, Nets Beat Thunder 94-92

Jarrett Jack scored 23 points off the bench to help the Brooklyn Nets defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 94-92 on Friday night and snap a five-game losing streak.

11/21/2014

Andrei Kirilenko (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Report: Nets Expected To Rid Themselves Of Andrei Kirilenko

The Nets’ forward, who has seen his playing time decrease, will not be with the team this weekend when Brooklyn takes on Oklahoma City and San Antonio.

11/21/2014

Could legalized sports betting be on its way to New Jersey? (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Ruling Expected Friday On Legalized Sports Betting In New Jersey

New Jersey could drop its ban on betting on sports entirely, but it cannot legally set conditions as it ends the prohibition, a lawyer for the NCAA and four major sports leagues told a federal judge Thursday.

11/20/2014

Andrew Wiggins #22 of the Minnesota Timberwolves shoots against the New York Knicks during the game on November 19, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: The Knicks Who Don’t Play ‘D’ Need To Sit Or Get Shipped Out Of Town

Pick your metaphor. The Knicks’ defense is a sinking ship. A dumpster fire. A nuclear wasteland. Nicolas Cage’s acting career. The president’s approval ratings. Take your pick, they all work.

11/20/2014

A snowplow prepares the field in Buffalo (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images); a young Toronto Maple Leafs fan looks stunned following a 9-2 defeat (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

4 Sports Cities That Have It Worse Than NYC

Think you have it rough? Here are four locales whose fans would surely trade places in a heartbeat.

11/20/2014

Jason Kidd of the Milwaukee Bucks stands on the court during a game against the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center on November 19, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

WATCH: Jason Kidd Booed Mercilessly At Barclays In Brooklyn Return

Jason Kidd revealed a distrust of the Nets’ front office and a desire to get past his messy departure from the franchise when he returned to Brooklyn on Wednesday as coach of the Bucks.

11/20/2014

Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd talks to a referee during a game against the Brooklyn Nets on November 19, 2014 at Barclays Center in New York. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: D’oh! Nets Fail To Stick It To Kidd In Brooklyn Return

Nets fans attending Wednesday night’s game at the Barclays Center must have felt like the cat in “The Itchy and Scratchy Show.” Because in the end, the rat always wins.

11/20/2014

Goat of the week 1010 WINS

VOTE: 1010 WINS Sports Goat Of The Week

Who’s your goat of the week? Vote here and listen in for the “winner” on Friday!

11/20/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 19: Quincy Acy #4 of the New York Knicks battles for position against Shabazz Muhammad #15 and Corey Brewer #13 of the Minnesota Timberwolves on November 19, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo Scores 20, Stoudemire Adds 19, But Knicks Fall To Timberwolves 115-99

Kevin Martin shook off an illness to score 37 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves, missing three starters, beat the New York Knicks 115-99 on Wednesday night.

11/20/2014