Blake Griffin leaped over a car and threw down a two-handed dunk to the accompaniment of a gospel choir, winning the slam dunk contest in iconic style before his hometown fans on All-Star Saturday.
Craig thinks it’s laughable that Mike D’Antoni would be upset with the “We Want ‘Melo” chants, saying if he wants them to stop, he should see to it that his team does not take the floor ill-prepared – which certainly seemed to be the case against Blake Griffin and the Clips.
Randy Foye scored 17 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, Blake Griffin added 21 and the Los Angeles Clippers snapped a seven-game road losing streak with a 116-108 win over the Knicks on Wednesday.
Amare Stoudemire will try to help the Knicks sweep the season series from Blake Griffin and the sputtering Clippers on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Carmelo Anthony saga is going to come down to one simple question that only one person can answer. What’s the most important thing to Carmelo Anthony?
After a gritty, high-scoring, three-game winning streak against the weakest part of the Western Conference, the Knicks appear to be back in the discussion (for the 7th or 8th seed).
Amar’e Stoudemire had 39 points and 11 rebounds, Danilo Gallinari scored 17 of his career high-tying 31 points in the fourth quarter, and the New York Knicks completed a three-game California sweep with a 124-115 victory over the league-worst Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night.
The Knicks will look for their first three-game winning streak of the season Saturday night when they try to hand the league-worst Clippers a ninth straight loss.
The Jazz will look to bounce back after a tough loss Wednesday night when they host the New Jersey Nets, one of the NBA’s lowest-scoring teams.
Los Angeles tries to avoid its worst start in 12 seasons Monday night when it hosts the New Jersey Nets, who have dropped 23 straight on the road to Western Conference opponents.