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Knicks Guard J.R. Smith Fined For Flopping

Knicks guard J.R. Smith has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for flopping in Game 1 against the Pacers.


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Giglio: Returning Knick Stoudemire Could Be Insurance For J.R. Smith’s Slump

Expecting Amar’e to be a 30-minute contributor isn’t realistic, but his ability to score in the low post for 10-15 minutes per game could prove invaluable


Amar'e Stoudemire, Mike Woodson (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Stoudemire Return Is Baffling Self-Sabotage By Knicks

The chances that coach Mike Woodson ends up looking good for this decision are slim to none.


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Amar’e Likely Limited To 10-15 Minutes Per Game If He Returns For Playoff Series

Amar’e Stoudemire will likely be limited to about 10 to 15 minutes per game if he is able to return during New York’s playoff series against the Indiana Pacers.


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Schmeelk: Hey Knicks Offense — Welcome To The Playoffs!

The Knicks finally broke 100 points and had 20 assists in the game. They finished with an offensive rating of 120 for the game, reminiscent of the type of numbers that they were putting up during their April winning streak.


Paul George of the Indiana Pacers guards Carmelo Anthony during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Anthony Plans To Keep Attacking Pacers In Game 3

Nobody ever really stops Carmelo Anthony. Not in his mind, anyway.


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Carmelo On Knicks’ Blowout Victory: ‘We Played With A Sense Of Urgency’

“I think for the most part, from the start of the game and throughout the whole game, I think we played with a sense of urgency today,” Anthony said after the game. “We played the way we’ve been playing as far as competing at the highest level.”


The Knicks’ Jason Kidd, right, drives by D.J. Augustin of the Indiana Pacers during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals at Madison Square Garden on May 7, 2013. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Knicks Run Away And Hide In Second Half, Even Series With Pacers

Carmelo Anthony scored 32 points, 16 during a 30-2 New York onslaught in the second half, the Knicks beat the Indiana Pacers 105-79 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference semifinals at one game.


Kenyon Martin and J.R. Smith of the Knicks position themselves for a rebound against Ian Mahinmi of the Indiana Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Don’t Need To Go Big — They Need To Play Big

The Knicks have to continue to play small, and play their game. Now isn’t the time to panic. Not yet, anyway.


Raymond Felton, Carmelo Anthony and Mike Woodson (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Sticking With ‘Small’ Ball Against Bigger Pacers; Amar’e Eyeing Game 3

The Knicks will not concede they have a “big” problem — yet. Check back if they lose Game 2 on Tuesday night.


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Schmeelk: You’re Not Playing The Celtics Anymore, Knicks — This Is For Real

The ball needs to move better. The stars need to shoot better. The Knicks don’t win this series if Raymond Felton is their best player on the floor. It’s that simple. This ain’t the Celtics anymore. These are the Pacers. This is for real.


Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers blocks a shot by Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks in Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2013 NBA Playoffs on May 5, 2013 at Madison Square Garden. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo Throws Up Bricks, Pacers Stun Knicks In Game 1

Carmelo Anthony shot 10-of-28 in the Knicks’ 102-95 defeat to the Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.


Carmelo Anthony, Jason Kidd and Steve Novak of the Knicks. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Ready To Rumble With Rough And Tough Pacers

Carmelo Anthony isn’t letting a sore shoulder get in his way when the Knicks square off against the Pacers on Sunday


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Knicks Beat Pacers 90-80, Clinch No. 2 Seed In East

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points against the rugged Indiana defense, and the Knicks clinched the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference.


The Nets’ Deron Williams drives baseline against the Pacers’ George Hill on April 12, 2013 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Lock Up At Least The No. 4 Seed With Complete Effort In Win Over Pacers

Deron Williams scored 33 points and the Brooklyn Nets secured home-court advantage in the first round of the playoffs with a 117-109 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.