Trey Burke #3 of the Utah Jazz handles the ball against Brook Lopez #11 of the Brooklyn Nets during the game on January 24, 2015 at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hayward Has 24 As Jazz Roll Over Reeling Nets 108-73

Gordon Hayward scored 24 points and Trey Burke had 19 as the Utah Jazz rolled to a 108-73 win over the reeling Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night.

01/24/2015

Al Jefferson #25 of the Charlotte Hornets handles the ball against the New York Knicks during the game at the Time Warner Cable Arena on January 24, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hornets Beat Melo-Less Knicks 76-71 For 9th Win In 11 Games

Brian Roberts scored 17 points, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the New York Knicks 76-71 Saturday night for their ninth victory in the last 11 games.

01/24/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 23: Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks shoots the ball against the Orlando Magic during the game on January 23, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York. 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Dazzle Magic 113-106, Extend Season High Win Streak To 3 Games

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points and the New York Knicks extended their season-high winning streak to three games with a 113-106 victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.

01/23/2015

Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: If You’re A Sports Fan, It’s Better To Be A Bostonian Than A New Yorker

Beyond our native hubris, do we have absolutely anything to be proud of? Do we have any hardihood on the hardwood, diamond or gridiron?

01/23/2015

Mirza Teletovic #33 of the Brooklyn Nets boxes out against the Boston Celtics during the game on January 7, 2015 at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Mirza Teletovic Has Multiple Blood Clots In Lungs, Will Miss Rest Of Season

The Brooklyn Nets say forward Mirza Teletovic is in a Los Angeles hospital with blood clots in his lungs and will miss the rest of the season.

01/23/2015

Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: ESPN To Replace Knicks Broadcast With Celebrity Bowling Event

You know you’ve hit rock-bottom when you’re getting passed over for bowling — celebrity bowling.

01/23/2015

DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers reacts to his dunk over Brook Lopez at Staples Center on January 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Are Beyond Bad — They’ve Become Unwatchable

Like their cross-river rivals from Manhattan, the Nets are not anywhere near ready to perform for prime-time audiences, as indicated by Thursday’s horrific 123-84 loss to the Clippers on TNT.

01/23/2015

Mason Plumlee #1 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Los Angeles Clippers on January 22, 2014 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Clippers Sail Over Nets In 123-84 Blowout

Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 24 points in the first half, when the Clippers led by 33 points, and Los Angeles went on to its largest victory ever over the Brooklyn Nets, 123-84 Thursday night.

01/23/2015

The Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, left, drives past the Milwaukee Bucks' Jared Dudley during the teams’ game at the O2 Arena in London on Jan. 15, 2015. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Tapped To Start NBA All-Star Game

Pau Gasol of Chicago will start up front for the East along with James and Carmelo Anthony for the Feb. 15 game in New York.

01/22/2015

New York Knicks super fan Dennis Doyle (Photo: CBS2)

Knicks Super Fan Ignores Awful Team, Attempts To Attend Every Game

The Knicks have endured a brutal 2014-15 season, but that hasn’t deterred one super fan from betting it all on his team.

01/22/2015

Ariana Grande performs during CBS Radio's We Can Survive at the Hollywood Bowl on October 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)

Ariana Grande To Headline NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

The Super Bowl isn’t the only event next month with a big-time halftime performer. And this one will be right here in the Big Apple.

01/22/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Gregory Shamus/NBAE via Getty Images)

Injured Deron Williams To Miss Remainder Of Nets’ Road Trip

The Brooklyn Nets say Deron Williams’ injured rib will sideline the point guard for the remainder of their three-game road trip.

01/22/2015

Brook Lopez #11 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots the ball against the Sacramento Kings  at Sleep Train Arena on January 21, 2015 in Sacramento, California. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lopez’s 22 Points, 6 Blocks Help Nets Beat Kings

Brook Lopez had 22 points and six blocks and the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Sacramento Kings 103-100 on Wednesday night for only their second win in the last 10.

01/22/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 21: Lance Thomas #42 of the New York Knicks dunks the ball against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on January 21, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 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 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Take 2nd Straight As Anthony Scores 27 In Win Over 76ers

Carmelo Anthony had 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead the New York Knicks past the Philadelphia 76ers 98-91 on Wednesday night.

01/22/2015

The Islanders’ John Tavares, left, celebrates his second-period goal against the Philadelphia Flyers on Jan. 19, 2015, with teammate Kyle Okposo. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

As has been the case since the fall, the Islanders and the Rangers have been really the only reasons for New York City-area sports fans to feel pride. And they seem to be getting better as the season progresses.

01/20/2015