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Nets shooting guard Joe Johnson. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Johnson, Nets Roll To Third Straight Win, Beat Atlanta 91-86

Joe Johnson snapped out of a slump with 23 points against his former team, and the Brooklyn Nets matched a season high with their third straight victory by beating the Atlanta Hawks 91-86 on Monday night.


Knicks swingman Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Anthony, Knicks Beat Hawks 111-106

Carmelo Anthony scored 35 points, Andrea Bargnani added 23 and the New York Knicks pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-106 on Saturday night.


Knicks coach Mike Woodson with Carmelo Anthony and Ray Felton (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Will Wear White Uniforms Against Hawks To Appease The NBA

The Knicks are 0-6 while wearing their orange alternate uniforms.


J.R. Smith (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Atlanta Deals Knicks Fifth Straight Home Loss In 110-90 Beating

Jeff Teague scored 16 points to lead eight players in double figures, and the Atlanta Hawks sent the New York Knicks to a fifth straight home loss with a 110-90 victory Saturday night.


The Knicks' Carmelo drives against the Hawks' Al Horford  on Nov. 13, 2013, in Atlanta. (credit: Getty Images)

Anthony Scores 25, Lifts Knicks Past Hawks

Carmelo Anthony continued his success against Atlanta by scoring 25 points and the Knicks regrouped after blowing a 17-point lead to beat the Hawks 95-91 on Wednesday night.


J.R. Smith and Pablo Prigioni of the New York Knicks. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Knicks To Start Smith Against Hawks, Try To Back Up Dolan’s Boasts

The Knicks now have to live up to James Dolan’s expectations. The addition of J.R. Smith to the starting lineup seems to suggest head coach Mike Woodson understands his owner’s sense of urgency.


Knicks owner James Dolan (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images) and head coach Mike Woodson (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Report: Dolan Meets With Knicks Coach Mike Woodson After Blowout Loss

Knicks owner James Dolan reportedly met with head coach Mike Woodson following Sunday’s blow out loss to the Spurs.


The Knicks’ Iman Shumpert, second from right, fouls Atlanta’s Shelvin Mack, second from left, at Madison Square Garden on April 17, 2013. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Knicks Close Most Successful Regular Season In 16 Years With Win Over Hawks

Carmelo Anthony won the scoring title without playing, and the Atlanta Hawks lost their chance to move up in the East standings.


The Knicks’ Kenyon Martin, right, goes up for the ball against the Hawks on April 3, 2013 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Ga.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo Scores Another 40, Knicks Rip Hawks For 10th Straight Victory

Carmelo Anthony put on another scoring show, though he didn’t have to do it alone.


Atlanta Hawks v Brooklyn Nets

Nets Fall To Atlanta 105-93, Miss Out On First-Place Tie

Al Horford had 22 points and 11 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks dominated the fourth quarter as they defeated Brooklyn 105-93 on Sunday night, keeping the Nets from tying for first place in the Atlantic Division.


Brook Lopez (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images), Andray Blatche (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Hey, Nets — Let’s See More Of Lopez-Blatche Duo

The Nets have four days off before facing the Hawks, which should give Carlesimo and his staff the time they need to work out the specifics.


Deron Williams (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Win Third Straight, Top The Hawks In Atlanta 93-80

Brook Lopez and Andray Blatche each scored 18 points, Deron Williams added 17 and the Brooklyn Nets won their third straight game with a 93-80 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday night.


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Hartnett: Knicks’ Anthony Delivers Fresh Reminder Of MVP Candidacy

Some have speculated whether Melo’s MVP candidacy was fading. On Sunday, he sent a resounding reminder of why he’s a genuine contender.


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Knicks Return Home To Face The Hawks

Atlanta tries to avoid a fifth loss in six games to New York as these clubs square off Sunday for the first time this season.


The Nets’ Deron Williams goes up against the Hawks’ Josh Smith during the game at Barclays Center on Jan. 18, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Nets Turn It Around, Take Back End Of Home-And-Home With Hawks

The Brooklyn Nets paid back the Hawks and now want to get even with the Knicks.