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Kenyon Martin: ‘Hell No,’ I Won’t Sit Out Rest Of Regular Season

Kenyon Martin hopes to return Tuesday after missing two straight games for the Knicks with soreness in his left knee.


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Knicks Extend Winning Run To 12, Melo Scores 36 In Win Over Thunder

Carmelo Anthony led the way with 36 points and the Knicks won their twelfth consecutive game by defeating the Thunder in Oklahoma City.


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Schmeelk: It’s All About The No. 2 Seed For The Knicks

With the Atlantic Division all but wrapped up, the Knicks need to finish ahead of the Indiana Pacers and earn the second seed in the Eastern Conference.


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Schmeelk: Knicks’ Win Over Hawks Was Best Victory Of 10-Game Streak

The Knicks have won 10 straight games, and the best one of them all came against the Hawks on Wednesday night.


The Knicks’ Kenyon Martin, right, goes up for the ball against the Hawks on April 3, 2013 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Ga.  (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo Scores Another 40, Knicks Rip Hawks For 10th Straight Victory

Carmelo Anthony put on another scoring show, though he didn’t have to do it alone.


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Schmeelk: Was Carmelo’s 50 A Sign That He’s Truly Healthy And About To Get Hot?

Tuesday night’s win against the Heat was much less dramatic or significant than it could have been if the Heat’s stars were on the court. But it was significant in another way: Carmelo Anthony’s 50-point effort might mean that he is about to hit his stride.


J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks drives the ball against Terrance Williams #55 of the Boston Celtics. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Taking A Closer Look At The Renaissance Of J.R. Smith

Smith is taking the ball to the hoop with reckless abandon. It has turned someone known as a volume shooter into a player who could even be considered … efficient.


Kenyon Martin (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Mulling Knicks’ Playoff Rotation — Who Should Start?

The job has actually been made easier by the Knicks’ injury problems. But there’s still the matter of New York’s starting lineup — and who will get minutes with the second group off the bench.


Carmelo Anthony vs. Celtics (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Knicks Set To Take On Garnett-Less Celtics In Boston

Tuesday’s game could be a preview of a potential first-round series in the Eastern Conference playoffs. New York (42-26) currently occupies the third spot while Boston (36-33) is 6 1/2 games behind, but has lost four games in a row.


NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 23: Kenyon Martin #3 of the New York Knicks dunks while playing in a game against the Toronto Raptors on March 23, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Anthony Scores 28, Smith Adds 25 As Knicks Beat Raptors 110-84

Carmelo Anthony scored 28 points, Kenyon Martin had another big game against Toronto, and the New York Knicks finished off a home-and-home sweep of the Raptors with a 110-84 victory Saturday night.


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Schmeelk: The Case For More Pablo Prigioni And Other Knicks Notes

When the Knicks struggle, they aren’t moving the basketball. What are Prigioni’s two strengths? He plays defense and moves the basketball.


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Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Returns To Lineup Wednesday Night

Carmelo Anthony returned to the New York Knicks’ lineup on Wednesday night against the Orlando Magic.


Chris Copeland #14 of the New York Knicks goes for a jump shot during the game between the Los Angeles Clippers and the New York Knicks at Staples Center. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks’ Effort, Toughness, Defense Was Championship Caliber Vs. Jazz

The Knicks have a very difficult 17 games remaining on their schedule, but if they play as hard as they did on Monday night and with the same commitment to defense, they can be very good.


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Knicks Sign Kenyon Martin For Remainder Of Season

The Knicks have signed Kenyon Martin for the remainder of the season.


Eric Maynor #6 of the Portland Trail Blazers attempts the shot against J.R. Smith #8 of the New York Knicks (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Go Ice Cold In 2nd Half, Lose Again In Felton’s Return To Portland

J.R. Smith had 33 points and Kenyon Martin added 12 to lead New York, which went ice cold in second half, shooting just 33 percent.