Anderson Varejao had 16 rebounds, a powerful dunk down the stretch and outhustled New York’s big men as the Cavaliers ended a four-game losing streak with a 91-81 win over the struggling New York Knicks.
Baron Davis has practiced for the first time this season with the New York Knicks, who hope he can solve some of their offensive woes when he’s ready to play.
Forget the heat directed toward Carmelo Anthony and Mike D’Antoni for all the Knicks’ shortcomings. It’s Stoudemire that really should be in the crosshairs.
How is this Mike D’Antoni’s fault? Name one NBA team that wins without having a single starting-caliber guard on its roster.
The Knicks are an absolute mess offensively right now. There’s no other way to put it. The reasons are numerous, and not simple. Anyone laying it at the feet of Mike D’Antoni because of some kind of fatal flaw in his offensive system is wrong.
No one got a hand up on shooters. There was no help in the paint. It looked like every Knicks game the last nine years.
The New York Knicks must find a facilitating point guard who can run their offense and make the team less reliant upon the talents of Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony.
The Knicks are short-handed in the backcourt. Iman Shumpert could miss four weeks with a knee injury, Baron Davis might still be weeks away because of his bulging back disc and Mike Bibby missed the opener with a sore lower back.
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The Knicks used to talk about defense right up until the games started — then it was back to the same problems. Tyson Chandler plans to change that.
Davis’ desire to play in New York outweighed the chance to play with Kobe Bryant or LeBron James.
Baron Davis, welcome to the Big Apple. The veteran point guard has signed a contract with the Knicks, the team announced on Monday.
A person with knowledge of the plans says point guard Baron Davis will sign with the New York Knicks.
Baron Davis scored 18 points in his Cavaliers debut, leading a stunning rally in the fourth quarter as Cleveland beat the New York Knicks for the 11th straight time, 119-115 on Friday night.
The Cavaliers have shocked the Knicks twice this season in Cleveland, but both teams could look considerably different when they meet Friday at Madison Square Garden.