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New York Knicks
The immense intriguing and tremendous rivalry between the Boston Celtics and New York Knicks will take the 2013 NBA playoff stage on Saturday at 3 p.m.
That being said, this matchup consists of high expectations and many distinct clashes between a star and uprising star, the guard play and Amar’e Stoudemire’s absence.
Jeff Green vs. Scoring champion Carmelo Anthony
Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images
Throughout the course of the season, mainly March 31, Anthony and Green have stood out to be a deadly combination to television viewers, and in Saturday’s matinee and beyond may subject a back and forth, mono e mono-esque battle.
Green has been the anchor to Boston’s 2013 ship, but for them to succeed he must bring his A-game every single night. The four-year point forward has been distinguished as a dynamic, athletic player, but his 12.8 points, 3.9 rebounds and 0.8 blocks per contest must elevate. While Paul Pierce and company will bring a presence like no other. It is vital he oppose...
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Blake Griffin has a very important announcement to make: Move over Carmelo Anthony, he is going for the 2013 NBA scoring title.
Kevin Durant would need to score more than 70 points to surpass current points leader Carmelo Anthony to take the 2012-13 NBA scoring title.
The sidelined Anthony will take the title with no contest from Durant.
Durant posted a photo on his Instagram account on Wednesday morning stating that he will sit out of Wednesday night’s game. He offered a message to those disappointed that...
The NBA post season is underway and we have already witnessed our first amazing dunk in the first game. “Sixth Man of the Year” candidate, JR Smith came off the bench in the first half to score 11 points in 10 minutes during the first half. One of those baskets was this dunk where JR bangs on Celtics Jeff Green.
When JR goes inside, the Knicks are hard to beat. JR ended the...
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Can Carmelo Anthony lift the New York Knicks to win a playoff series? Starts today in New York and you know Kevin Garnett will be talking his usual trash. I’m excited for some playoffs.-TO
Carmelo Anthony Gets Jersey Retired
The Knicks Come Together for Amare
Advanced statistics have made quite a bit of headway in the basketball world over the past couple of years. However, the general public, NBA pundits, and NBA front offices still tend to fawn over players that score a lot of points, regardless of how efficient they are. Which is why a player like Carmelo Anthony, who the advanced stat Wins Produced ranks as the seventh (!!) top...
Down by a score of 53-49 at the end of the first half, and defense a concern, the Knicks came out in the second half and gave up a total of 25 points, including just 8 in the 4th quarter. It was the lowest point total in a second half ever in the much storied Celtics playoff history, and the Knicks went on to win game 1 of the series by a final score of 85-78. It wasn’t pretty...
By Kenneth Teape
After a 19-year wait the Knicks once again sit atop the Atlantic Division as champions, fitting that their first round matchup will be against the Boston Celtics, winners of the past four Atlantic Division crowns before this season. This will be one of the more entertaining first round series of the NBA Playoffs this season as the rivals thoroughly dislike each...
In five seconds, tell me how many scoring titles Michael Jordan won and how many titles he won.
You guessed on one, but you knew the other without even thinking. Scoring titles are nice, but in the grand scheme of things, they mean nothing.
Kevin Durant knows that and I hope Carmelo Anthony knows that as well. Want to be a legendary player? Have to get the ring and any fan that doesn’t...
New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson doesn’t think Amar’e Stoudemire will play in the team’s opening-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics. “I think he’s going to be out,
The Knicks took a very crucial game one in this best of seven series first round playoff match-up against the Boston Celtics. Even without the youth or talent of past years, the Celtics still know how to turn it up a notch come playoff time. The Knicks had real trouble slowing them down in the beginning of the game. They gave up twenty nine first quarter points to the Celtics but...
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Today at 3pm the New York Knicks will begin their journey on a road to a hopeful Championship run. The first obstacle for the Knicks is the dreaded Boston Celtics who are not as good as the old Celtics, but still playoff tested and dangerous.
Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Jeff Green are now the Celtics nucleus. Pierce is not...
Game 1: Saturday, April 20 – Celtics at Knicks – 3 p.m. (ABC)
Game 2: Tuesday, April 23 – Celtics at Knicks – 8 p.m. (TNT)
Game 3: Friday, April 26 – Knicks at Celtics – 8 p.m. (ESPN)
Game 4: Sunday, April 28 – Knicks at Celtics – 1 p.m. (ABC)
Game 5*: Wednesday, May 1 – Celtics at Knicks – TBD
Game 6*: Friday, May 3 – Knicks at Celtics – TBD