Mike Woodson has the Knicks smiling and working hard. The take-charge Woodson is carving the Knicks into his own image.
Amare Stoudemire had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Jeremy Lin added 18 points and 10 assists, and the New York Knicks made it four straight easy victories under Mike Woodson by beating the Toronto Raptors 106-87 on Tuesday night.
With Deron Williams and Brook Lopez sidelined for New Jersey Nets, Kris Humphries has become the go-to guy and Gerald Green has turned into a 10-day wonder twice over.
Knicks’ guard Jeremy Lin is breaking barriers and smashing social stereotypes.
Call it a Lin-stant classic. And just in time for the Knicks’ longest homestand of the season.
It was a game in which Knicks fans thought was lost. Down by 17, vio-Lin music was all cued up in Toronto.
Jeremy Lin made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with less than a second to play and the New York Knicks rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 90-87 Tuesday night, extending their winning streak to six games.
Knicks phenom Jeremy Lin arrived on Tuesday at the Air Canada Centre with the Knicks, who are riding a five-game winning streak thanks to the former Harvard player.
The question now is: what will happen when Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire return? Will the Knicks keep on Lin-ning?
The Raptors put together a 12-1 run midway in the second quarter, going from two points down to nine up at 40-31. They took a 44-39 lead into the half.
Deron Williams had 24 points and nine assists, Anthony Morrow also scored 24 and the New Jersey Nets snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Toronto Raptors 97-85 on Friday night.
Carmelo Anthony had 35 points and 11 rebounds in a losing effort as the Knicks played their second straight game without Amare Stoudemire, who has a sprained left ankle
Stoudemire did not take part in the morning shootaround Monday and coach Mike D’Antoni says while the All-Star forward was doing better, he was “more on the doubtful side.”
Time Warner Cable customers lost the MSG Networks this morning. Time Warner subscribes will now be without Rangers, Knicks, Islanders Devils and Sabres games.
Could Mike D’Antoni skip out on the Knicks? According to the New York Daily News’ Frank Isola, D’Antoni, entering his last year under contract with New York, “could emerge as a candidate in Toronto.”