Posted January 08, 2012 on AP on Fox
The New York Knicks and Charlotte Bobcats have gone in opposite directions since they met Wednesday. The Knicks will be seeking a third straight victory and a measure of revenge for last week's home loss to the Bobcats in this rematch Monday night at Madison Square Garden. These clubs both had 2-4 marks after Charlotte (2-6) shot a season-high 55.3 percent in a 118-110 victory at New York (4-4) on Wednesday. The Bobcats have lost two straight since while the Knicks have made improvements on the defensive end in two consecutive road wins. New York limited Detroit to 37.2 percent shooting in Saturday's 103-80 win. "I think it's just a growing process," center Tyson Chandler said. "These games are coming fast and we're a young team and we're coming together and we're learning one another." Now the Knicks are relishing the opportunity to face the Bobcats again. "We got Charlotte on Monday," forward Carmelo Anthony said. "W...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Knicks 99, Wizards 96

Carmelo Anthony made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 15.5 seconds to play and scored 37 points, and the New York Knicks rallied for a 99-96 victory on Friday night that kept the Washington Wizards winless. Amare Stoudemire added 23 points and 12 rebounds, and Tyson Chandler had 12 points and 15 boards in the Knicks' seventh straight victory over the Wizards. New York, which had lost...

Anthony helps Knicks avenge loss to Bobcats

Carmelo Anthony shook off a poor shooting night to make the tiebreaking basket with 2:39 remaining and score 22 points, and the Knicks avenged an embarrassing loss to the Charlotte Bobcats with a 91-87 victory on Monday night. Amare Stoudemire also shot poorly but had 25 points and 12...

NBA roundup: Carmelo Anthony's triple keeps Wizards winless

Carmelo Anthony made a go-ahead three-pointer with 15.5 seconds left and scored 37 points, and the New York Knicks rallied for a 99-96 victory Friday night that kept the Washington Wizards winless.

Anthony's 3 helps Knicks keep Wizards winless

WASHINGTON — Carmelo Anthony made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 15.5 seconds to play and scored 37 points, and the New York Knicks rallied for a 99-96 victory on Friday night that kept the Washington Wizards winless. Amare Stoudemire added 23 points and 12 rebounds, and Tyson Chandler had 12 points...

Carmelo key as Knicks avenge loss to Bobcats

Carmelo Anthony shook off a poor shooting night to make the tiebreaking basket with 2:39 remaining and score 22 points, and the Knicks avenged an embarrassing loss to the Bobcats with a 91-87 victory on Monday night.

Knicks keep Wizards winless as Melo caps rally

Carmelo Anthony made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 15.5 seconds to play and scored 37 points, and the New York Knicks rallied for a 99-96 victory on Friday night that kept the Washington Wizards winless.

'Melo lifts Knicks despite poor shooting (AP)

Carmelo Anthony shook off a poor shooting night to make the tiebreaking basket with 2:39 remaining and score 22 points, and the New York Knicks avenged an embarrassing loss to the Charlotte Bobcats with a 91-87 victory on Monday night. Amare Stoudemire also shot poorly but had 25 points and 12 rebounds, while Tyson Chandler finished with 20 points and 13 boards.

Served: Greg Monroe Gets Got By Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony sneaks by his defender for the give-n-go poster dunk on Greg Monroe as the Knicks own the Pistons in Detroit.

Monster Slam For Carmelo

The New York Knicks put on an impressive show tonight against the Detroit Pistons by winning 103-80. Yes, I know it was the Detroit Pistons but with the start the Knicks have had it’s a game they absolutely needed to have. Midway through the second quarter Carmelo Anthony slammed home a monster dunk. On the play, his man Tayshaun Prince got caught up in a pick at the three point...

Monday: Charlotte Bobcats at New York Knicks

7:30 p.m. Monday, Madison Square Garden. Matchup to Watch: Carmelo Anthony vs. Tyrus Thomas.

Live scoring: Pistons looking to rebound at home vs. Knicks

Follow along and comment as the Pistons hope to rebound from Friday night's loss in Philly with a victory tonight at the Palace. It won't be easy as they face the NBA's second-leading scorer Carmelo Anthony. New York is 3-4. He scored 37 points on Friday night. The game is being televised on Fox Sports Detroit Plus. Detroit (2-5) is 0-3 on the road so far this season...

Recap: New York vs. Charlotte

Amare Stoudemire had 25 points and 12 rebounds while Carmelo Anthony scored nine of his 22 points in the fourth quarter as the New York Knicks hung on to defeat the Charlotte Bobcats, 91-87, on Monday.
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.