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Mason Plumlee #1 of the Brooklyn Nets blocks LeBron James #6 against the Miami Heat on April 8, 2014 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Plumlee, Nets Defy King James To Gain Regular-Season Sweep

NBA refs couldn’t have allowed Nets center Mason Plumlee — a rookie, no less — to get away with a block of the King just two ticks from the final buzzer, could they?

04/09/2014

Jeff Van Gundy (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Howard Stern Goes Off On Former Knicks Coach Jeff Van Gundy

Legendary radio host Howard Stern is not a huge fan of former Knicks head coach Jeff Van Gundy. In fact, it’s safe to say that he despises him.

04/08/2014

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

Schmeelk: Knicks Really Need To Think This Melo Free Agency Thing Through

We have seen Carmelo Anthony break down physically in the fourth quarter before, and now it is fair to wonder if he will be himself for what remains of this regular season.

04/07/2014

Larry Brown (Photo by Joe Murphy/Getty Images)

Larry Brown: Mike Woodson Hasn’t Been ‘Treated Fairly’ By Knicks

“I think it’s just troublesome to me to bring in Phil Jackson,” Brown said. “Not that he won’t be great, but let him coach … If that’s the way they want to do it, let him coach and give Woody a way to leave graciously.”

04/07/2014

Carmelo Anthony in the locker room before the New York Knicks' loss to the Miami Heat on April 6, 2014 at American Airlines Arena. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Playoff Hopes On Life Support With 4 Games Remaining

After a brutal start to the season, the Knicks battled all the way back to grab a slim lead over the Hawks for the eighth and final playoff spot. And just like that, it’s gone.

04/07/2014

Andray Blatche and Kevin Garnett (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Even With KG Back, Nets Need Blatche To Step Up In Playoffs

For now, Blatche is a really wild wild-card on the Nets. Many I know would prefer that coach Jason Kidd go with Mason Plumlee in relief. But I don’t agree.

04/07/2014

LeBron James scored 38 point in the Heat's 102-91 win over the Knicks on April 6, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Heat Cool Off Knicks’ Playoff Hopes

LeBron James scored 38 points and the Miami Heat survived a 3-point barrage from J.R. Smith on the way to dealing the Knicks’ playoff hopes a big blow with a 102-91 victory on Sunday.

04/06/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - APRIL 5: Kevin Garnett #2 and Alan Anderson #6 of the Brooklyn Nets celebrate during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center on April 5, 2014 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 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Garnett Solid, Lifts Brooklyn Past 76ers 105-101

Kevin Garnett scored 10 points in his first game in more than five weeks to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 105-101 Saturday night.

04/05/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 4: Trevor Ariza #1 of the Washington Wizards goes up for a shot against the New York Knicks during a game at Madison Square Garden 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. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Beal’s Jumper, Anthony’s Miscues Help Wizards Win

Bradley Beal made the go-ahead jumper with 22 seconds left and scored 28 points, and the Washington Wizards took advantage of nine turnovers by Carmelo Anthony to edge the New York Knicks, 90-89 on Friday night.

04/04/2014

Kyle Singler #25 of the Detroit Pistons shoots against the Brooklyn Nets on April 4, 2014 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Beat Pistons For 15th Straight Win At Home

Shaun Livingston scored 23 points, Mirza Teletovic made six 3-pointers and added 20, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Detroit Pistons 116-104 on Friday night to extend their home winning streak to 15 games.

04/04/2014

Iman Shumpert (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Shumpert Is Keeping Knicks’ Defense, Playoff Hopes Afloat

Perhaps it’s Phil Jackson who sees that his impact on defense overcomes his lackluster offensive game. The bottom line is that the Knicks are much better off with Shumpert still here.

04/04/2014

J.R. Smith (Photo by David Dow NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ J.R. Smith Has Turned His Awful Year Around

Smith has played well in 2014, and his improved play is one of the reasons the Knicks are two games over .500 since the calendar flipped to 2014.

04/03/2014

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Tim Hardaway, Jr. On WFAN: Knicks Will Make The Playoffs

“That’s what we’re aiming for. Hopefully we get there. We have everything in the world to get us there. But we just gotta control our own destiny, like I said before, and go out there and just try to take it.”

04/03/2014

Brooklyn Nets head coach Jason Kidd point guard Deron Williams look on against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Kidd, Nets Blow Opportunity To Keep Pace In East

If Wednesday’s dreadful 110-81 drubbing at the hands of the rival Knicks at MSG showed us anything, it’s that Jason Kidd has much to learn no matter his record in any particular month.

04/03/2014

Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks handles the ball against the Brooklyn Nets during a game at Madison Square Garden on April 2, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Rout Nets 110-81, Move Into 8th In East

J.R. Smith had 24 points, eight rebounds and six assists, Carmelo Anthony added 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the New York Knicks beat the city rival Brooklyn Nets 110-81 Wednesday night to extend a late-season playoff push.

04/03/2014

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Phil Jackson looks on during his introductory press conference as President of the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on March 18, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

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