Found April 18, 2012 on Knicks Journal :
In last night's 118-110 Knicks win over the Celtics, Mike Bibby quietly recorded one of his better outings since he signed with New York.Amongst four different twenty-plus point performances by his teammates, Bibby filled in for Baron Davis (who sat much of the game with a stomach bug), dishing out 6 assists in 27 points, committing no turnovers. What's more, the veteran guard had an efficient plus/minus of +16 while on the court vs. the Celtics. Bibby's refreshing performance was one of the strongest recorded by a Knicks point guard since Jeremy Lin went down with an injury. Stomach bug or no stomach bug, Davis has struggled all season long. He has in no way, shape, or form come close to the player the Knicks had hoped he'd be. Not only does he struggle to keep up with the league's quicker and younger guards defensively, but Davis has seemingly lost all zip in his offensive game. It's been mentioned before, too. Davis' jump shot is completely and utterly...

Davis out with illness, Bibby starts for Knicks

Baron Davis missed the Knicks' game at New Jersey on Wednesday night because of a stomach virus and was replaced in the starting lineup by Mike Bibby. Davis was feeling ill Tuesday and played only 18 minutes of the Knicks' 118-110 victory over Boston. He has been the starter since Jeremy Lin was lost to knee surgery, despite battling a hamstring injury. Bibby played 27...

Carmelo Anthony-Lionel Richie parody song

If you’re anything like me, you have been wondering for years now when some wisenheimer would finally take advantage of the soother sounds of the classic Lionel Richie ballad, “Hello” and write a parody song about Carmelo Anthony. I mean, the New York Knicks superstar goes by “Melo,” for crying out loud, which rhymes perfectly [...]

College girl asks Jeremy Lin to senior formal

There was once a time where New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin was the toast of the town and everyone wanted a piece of him.Now, Linsanity has died down a bit but that hasn't prevented one college student named Lina from William & Mary asking him to attend her senior formal.Check out this interesting plea for Mr. Lin:

Carmelo Anthony has painting of himself hanging above his fireplace (photo)

Proving once again that professional athletes exist on an entirely different realm of reality than the rest of us, a photo of the Hell’s Kitchen apartment shared by New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, wife La La and son Kiyan revealed that Carmelo has a painting of Carmelo hanging above the fireplace in his home. [...]

Knicks Make It Rain in Win Over Celtics

Carmelo Anthony has steadily been making his case for "Eastern Conference Player of the Month," carrying the Knicks on his back in the absence of other key contributors.It can't be denied that as he leads New York towards the playoffs, that Anthony is living up to his superstar reputation. Last night, Paul Pierce and the Celtics looked to put an end to Anthony's...

Woodson called out Melo from the start

The New York Knicks are one of the hottest teams in the NBA right now for the second time this season. The first time, it was because of Jeremy Lin, this time it’s because of head coach Mike Woodson. As soon as Mike D’Antoni quit, Woodson stepped in and went to work. Since he took over as coach, the Knicks have gone 13-5 and no one really wants to see them in the playoffs. From...

Tyson Chandler: Carmelo Anthony reminds him of Dirk Nowitzki

Is Carmelo Anthony cut from the same cloth as Dirk Nowitzki? Knicks center, Tyson Chandler sees the similarities. Chandler was heading out of the locker room on Tuesday night after the Knicks 118-110 win over the Celtics, when asked if Anthony could do for the Knicks what Dirk did for the Mavericks just one season ago. “For sure, for sure,” the center said. “They’re two different...

Chandler likely to represet the U.S. in London this summer

The NBA regular season is coming to an end soon and the playoffs are just around the corner. But if you think pro basketball will end in June think again. The 2012 Olympic games are also fast approaching which means Team USA will be lacing up their sneakers and make a run for Olympic gold. But as some potential members of Team USA are still playing, New York Knicks' Tyson Chandler...

Knicks 118, Celtics 110: Nightmares of Novak and Smith

I’m 20 minutes away from nightmares about Steve Novak and J.R. Smith, Ray “No Limitations” Allen didn’t play because his swelling returned and the Celtics’ bench was outscored 55-2. But at least watching Carmelo Anthony and Paul Pierce do super-scorer things was enjoyable, Avery Bradley hit five three-pointers himself (his shooting success is getting a little out of hand...

Knicks-Cavaliers Preview

The New York Knicks are gearing up for the postseason as Carmelo Anthony continues to step up his game. Amare Stoudemire's return may provide another boost. Stoudemire is hoping to end a 13-game absence when New York visits the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night. New York has gone 9-4 while Stoudemire has been recovering from a bulging disk in his back, and Anthony has been...

Comments from the other side - Knicks 4/18

 I know that comments aren't as much fun to read when we lose, but these are worth it just to show how absolutely pathetic Knicks fans are.  I've never seen so much complaining about the refs.  Even the TNT announcers mentioned the fact that the Knicks were so physical that the refs could probably call a foul on them every time down.  Yes, the Celtics shot more free throws...

Starting 5: Knicks 3-point barrage, Spurs revenge, & Philly can't close out

Every morning, we'll give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day. 1: Steve Novak just hit another 3 No team had ever hit more than 18 three's against the Boston Celtics.  New York hit 19 last night.  No player had hit seven three's against Boston since Kobe Bryant did it in 2007.  Steve Novak and J.R. Smith both did it off the bench...

Celtics Live Blog: Boston Fighting for Playoff Position in Visit to New York Knicks

8 a.m.: Being separated by 4 1/2 games in the standings probably will not be enough to put a damper on this rivalry. The Celtics (36-25), winners of 11 of their last 14 games, make a visit to the city that never sleeps to take on the Knicks (31-29) on Tuesday. New York is playing for its playoff survival, as it holds only a two-game lead over ninth-place Milwaukee for the final playoff...
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