Lichtenstein: This Weekend A Good Test To See What The Nets Have LearnedThis is as good a weekend as any to see if the Nets learned anything from their initial missteps. I want to see the Nets step on the Magic’s throat and not let go until the game is safely out of reach. Study the Heat film for tips.
Schmeelk: NBA Playoffs Serve As A Reality Check For Coaches, General ManagersThe NBA playoffs serve as a huge reality check for teams, showing them their true weaknesses and where they have to get better if they want to win a title.
Nuggets Hand Knicks Sixth Straight LossDanillo Gallinari got the better of Carmelo Anthony in his Madison Square Garden return as the Nuggets defeated the Knicks in double overtime, 119-114.
Trade Reports Continue To Swirl Around Nets, AnthonyEvery day there seems to be a new twist to the 'Melo drama, a new development, a new trade proposal in the works. But that comes with the territory when a star is reportedly on the market.