Golden State Warriors
Christmas has arrived early for NBA fans — and it has sleeves. Though judging by the reaction on social media, the league’s reported holiday jerseys may as well be a big ol’ lump of coal.
Their 63 points was the lowest scoring output for the Knicks this season. It also was the lowest shooting percentage of the season for any NBA team, according to Golden State.
On a night when Stephen Curry couldn’t miss, a big play by guard Raymond Felton helped seal the deal for New York.
Carmelo Anthony scored 35 points, J.R. Smith hit the tiebreaking shot with 1:10 left, and the New York Knicks overcame Stephen Curry’s NBA season-high 54 points to beat the Golden State Warriors 109-105 on Wednesday night.
The NBA’s two highest scorers, Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony lock horns in a mouth-watering match-up on Christmas Day.
Wasn’t Brook Lopez supposed to be the Nets’ weak link defensively? It turns out that Brooklyn can be just as generous with the seven-footer center on the sidelines.
Mark Jackson looked around Barclays Center and saw friends, family and familiar faces from a lifetime of New York basketball. What he saw on the court was pretty special, too.
I have the Lakers over the Heat in six games in the NBA Finals. This is my nightmare scenario, but I think the Lakers have a better roster top to bottom. I can’t imagine the Heat will be able to find an answer for Howard down low.
The Warriors said that “although not condoning his previous actions that led to the extortion attempt, the Warriors fully support Coach Jackson during this time.”
No more “Couching Tiger.” And now, after six straight stunning games, certainly no more “Hidden Dragon.”
Just where Lin has been all of Mike D’Antoni’s life is a mystery. Actually, his whole road to Harvard is a mystery.
Lin electrified Madison Square Garden for a second straight game Monday and is beginning to turn skeptics into believers.
Williams scored 24 points, 11 coming in crucial stretch of the fourth quarter, and had 10 assists and eight rebounds, leading the Nets to their first home win.
After starting the season with a dramatic win, the New York Knicks opened a three-game road trip with a disappointing loss.
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.