Rasheed Wallace

Anderson Varejao of the Cleveland Cavaliers tries to get around Tyson Chandler of the New York Knicks on December 15, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Win A Close One, Escape With Tight Victory Over Cavs

Kyrie Irving put in a memorable performance as the Cavs gave the Knicks everything they could handle. New York escaped with a tight victory.


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Hartnett: Felton, Knicks Dent Mighty Miami Heat’s Armor

AmericanAirlines Arena had been a fortress for the Miami Heat. That was until the New York Knicks showed up.


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Schmeelk: Mike Woodson Is An Early Candidate For Coach Of The Year

Without Anthony the Knicks would be nowhere — the same place they would be without Mike Woodson. The Knicks’ head coach has done a number of things this year that deserve a ton of recognition.


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Schmeelk: Knicks Are Winning The Games They’re Supposed To

When people think of great seasons that their teams have, they often think about some signature win against a good team, whether it is the regular season or the playoffs. What’s forgotten are all the games they win that they’re supposed to.


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Carmelo, Knicks Beat The Suns 106-99; Remain Unbeaten At Home

Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points as the New York Knicks won their third straight game and remained unbeaten at home with a 106-99 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday.


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Wallace Ejected After Picking Up Two Technical Fouls

Rasheed Wallace picked up two technical fouls and was ejected for the first time since returning to the NBA.


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Schmeelk: 35-Year-Old Rookie Prigioni To The Knicks’ Rescue

Pablo Prigioni can fill Jason Kidd’s shoes while Kidd recovers from back spasms.


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Keidel: Gangs Of New York

The Knicks aren’t even the best team in NYC. That handle belongs to a squad in Brooklyn.


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Schmeelk: A New York Basketball Turf War Is Born

The Nets struck the first blow. It was great to watch. It was hard fought, gritty, emotional, physical and sometimes ugly basketball. It was New York basketball.


Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks and Gerald Wallace #45 of the Brooklyn Nets battle for the ball at the Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Thrilling Win Just The Beginning Of Beautiful Rivalry With Knicks

For nearly three hours, both teams competed for each New York basketball fan’s heart — if not always very well, then certainly with all their might. The lead changes, missed opportunities and curious strategy all had me on the cusp of detonation.


Will Bynum #12 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against Marcus Camby of the New York Knicks. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Despite Their Win Over The Pistons, The Knicks Are Losing Their Way

The Knicks appeared to right their ship on Sunday when they blew out the Pistons, but the win isn’t as positive as it would seem.


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Lichtenstein: Nets Are In Tune As The Knicks Head To Brooklyn

The symbolism of Monday night’s game will supersede anything that will be relevant to the ultimate composition of the 2012-13 regular-season standings.


NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 25: Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks looks to the crowd after a play vs the Detroit Pistons on November 25, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in the Manhattan Borough of New York City. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Rout Pistons 121-100, End Two-Game Losing Streak

New York Knicks ended a two-game losing streak with a 121-100 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday.


Zach Randolph of the Memphis Grizzlies looks to rebound against Rasheed Wallace of the New York Knicks on November 16, 2012 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Grizzlies Exposed Knicks’ Vulnerabilities

Knicks had few answers for the Grizzlies’ big men. Is size a problem for the Knicks?


Rasheed Wallace of the New York Knicks gestures after scoring a three pointer against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Knicks Getting Huge Value Out Of Rasheed Wallace

To say that ‘Sheed and the Knicks have turned out to be a great fit on and off the court would be a massive understatement.