Gallinari To Have Surgery On Left ACL Next WeekDanilo Gallinari says he will undergo surgery to repair the ACL on his left knee next week and is hoping to be back on the court for the Denver Nuggets around February.
Nuggets Secure 3rd Seed With 118-98 Win Over SunsThe Denver Nuggets secured the third seed in the Western Conference playoffs by routing the Phoenix Suns 118-98 on Wednesday night behind 21 points from Wilson Chandler and 20 from Andre Iguodala.
Carmelo Anthony To Win NBA Scoring Title; Superstar Shifts Focus To CelticsWith more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
Hartnett: Melo Continues To Build His MVP Resume With Every GameMelo is wearing his heart on his sleeve every night and playing the most motivated basketball of his 10-year NBA career.
Hartnett: Time Is Now For Anthony To Write His LegacyJohn Jastremski, Jon Rothstein and John Schmeelk join Sean Hartnett in a roundtable to discuss the journey and growth of Carmelo Anthony.
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.
Schmeelk: Grunwald The Right Man For The KnicksGlen Grunwald has seen the bad days with the Knicks, and I think he has learned from them. Knicks fans should be very happy he is the guy steering their basketball ship.
Schmeelk: Knicks Can't Rush Stoudemire Back, Must Consider Shutting Him DownThe absolutely worst thing that the Knicks can do is rush Amar'e Stoudemire back, and have his bulging disk turn into a badly herniated disk that will hinder him in future seasons.
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.
Ex-Knick Gallinari Rallies Nuggets Over NetsDanilo Gallinari scored 22 points, Arron Afflalo and Corey Brewer each had 19 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the New Jersey Nets 123-115 on Wednesday night.
Schmeelk: Give These Knicks Some TimeDespite the back pages, headlines and talking heads drawing conclusions, it is still far too early to make any sort of judgment on the trade that brought Carmelo Anthony to the Knicks.
Schmeelk’s Stance: Chemistry ExperimentThere’s been a lot of debate about Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire working together. There will be issues the two will have to work out, and first and foremost is floor spacing.