Cole Aldrich #45 of the New York Knicks shoots against the Boston Celtics during a preseason game at the Mohegan Sun Arena on October 11, 2014 in Uncasville, Connecticut. 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 Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Beat Celtics For 1st Preseason Win

Carmelo Anthony scored 16 points and the New York Knicks earned their first victory of the preseason Saturday with a 96-80 win over the Boston Celtics.

10/11/2014

J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks drives against Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics during a preseason game at the XL Center on October 8, 2014 in Hartford, Connecticut. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

J.R. Smith: Getting Used To Triangle Offense Will Take Knicks ‘A Few Months’

“It’s going to take a few months,” Smith said. “Over the course of the year, understanding where everybody is going to be. It’s going to take a while.”

10/09/2014

HARTFORD, CT - OCTOBER 8: Marcus Smart #36 of the Boston Celtics shoots against Shane Larkin #0 of the New York Knicks during a preseason game at the XL Center on October 8, 2014 in Hartford, Connecticut. 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 Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sullinger Leads Celtics Past Carmelo, Knicks 106-86

Jared Sullinger scored 23 points to help the Boston Celtics beat the New York Knicks 106-86 in a preseason game on Wednesday night.

10/09/2014

Tom Seaver (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 49-40

Continuing on with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by uniform/jersey number, we forge ahead with 49-40.

10/08/2014

The New York Knicks huddle during practice at West Point Military Academy on September 30, 2014 in West Point, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: What To Watch For In The Knicks’ Preseason Opener

Can Anthony fit into the triangle? Will he get shots in rhythm in spots where he likes to score? Will the ball move? Will he be willing to move off the ball and cut for easy baskets?

10/08/2014

Head coach Derek Fisher and Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Power Forward Amar’e Stoudemire: ‘I Feel Dominant’

“Obviously to reach back to my dominant self, I feel like I’m there now,” the six-time NBA All-Star told reporters. “I feel like my body is feeling so much stronger (than last year at this time), so I feel dominant.”

10/08/2014

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 7:  Deron Williams #8 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots the ball against the Maccabi Tel Aviv at the Barclays Center on October 7, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lopez, Williams Strong In Nets’ 111-94 Win Over Maccabi Tel Aviv

Brook Lopez scored 20 points in his return from an injury-shortened season, and Deron Williams also had a strong return from surgery in the Brooklyn Nets’ 111-94 victory over Maccabi Tel Aviv on Tuesday night.

10/08/2014

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Friedman: 6 Best Pro Sports Franchises On Twitter

Many teams simply put out information, but there are some that get creative and really enhance their likability through their social-media interaction — particularly on Twitter. Here are six teams that just get it.

10/07/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

No Regrets: Despite Expected Cap Increase, Melo Happy With Long-Term Deal

As much money as the superstar forward made this offseason — and he made plenty of money — he likely could have made even more in the long run if he had signed a short-team deal.

10/07/2014

Alan Anderson (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Have Their Core Four, But Who Will Take The Fifth?

Assuming they stay healthy — and that’s a pretty big assumption given their medical history — the Nets will revolve around the quartet of Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Brook Lopez and Kevin Garnett.

10/07/2014

Assistant coach Jim Cleamons and Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks talk during practice at West Point Military Academy on September 30, 2014 in West Point, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Are Talking The Talk About Defense, But Will They Walk The Walk?

When the preseason starts in four days, we’ll see how much head coach Derek Fisher is getting through to his team.

10/03/2014

Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Prokhorov Willing To Sell Nets ‘For The Right Price’

Mikhail Prokhorov is reportedly open to selling a portion of the Brooklyn Nets. But one major detail is in question: Would he part with a controlling stake?

10/03/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: Underrated? Get Real — Melo Is Most OVERRATED In NBA

Only in the NBA and NYC would a one-dimensional player on a perennial loser assert his place atop the totem pole of basketball stardom.

10/03/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty  Images)

Carmelo Anthony: ‘I’m The Most Underrated Superstar’ In The NBA

“I think I’m the most underrated superstar that’s out there, but that doesn’t matter to me,” Anthony said.

10/02/2014

New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher and Team President Phil Jackson talk to the media on September 26, 2014 in Tarrytown, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Stress Defense, Teamwork At West Point Camp

The rookie coach ran his first practice Tuesday morning, a 2 1/2-hour workout that was heavy on defense and teamwork, which were both missing far too often last season.

10/01/2014

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