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New York Knicks
Pre-Game News and Notes
Knicks vs Celtics
The Knicks and Celtics will play for the second time this season with both teams stuck in a quagmire looking to turn things around. The Knicks have struggled since Raymond Felton went down with an injury and the Celtics have lost four games in a row. Tonight will be a playoff intensity-type game as the teams are rivals and don’t like each other; case in point being Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett. That is just one of the many things to keep an eye on tonight.
-Potential Rotation Changes
The injury bug has hit the Knicks hard recently, as Marcus Camby and Rasheed Wallace in addition to Felton will not be available tonight. Iman Shumpert and Amar’e Stoudemire have returned to the lineup, but there is now another Knick dealing with an injury and their status for tonight’s game is up in the air.
That player would be backup point guard Pablo Prigioni, who is dealing with a toe injury and is officially questionable for the game. If he sits...
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BOSTON -- Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks teammates didn't know what to expect from the Celtics crowd in the first game between the two teams since Anthony and Garnett had their little spat on Jan. 7 in New York. But what the New Yorkers DID know and always know is that Anthony has to score for the team to win. And that's what he did to lead the Knicks to an 89-86 win and...
Knicks @ Sixers: MSG 7pm
The Knicks exercised the Celtics demons and are headed to Philly for another key Atlantic Division game. With the Nets at 9-3 and the Knicks 5-3 in the division, every divisional win will be crucial and could be the difference between a number 2 and a number 5 seed. The good news is that Raymond Felton practiced on Friday and may play tonight. Felton...
The bad blood between Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett didn’t last long.
Last night the New York Knicks beat the Boston Celtics 89-86. After a verbal spat and a bus showdown with 20 something security guards on standby, desperate measures were put into place to ensure another Honey Nut Cheerio saga wouldn’t transpire.
However last night was the polar opposite.
Part of the NBA fans don’t get to see or understand is the amount of security detail that surrounds the team and star players, as well as personal bodyguards which is the case for many of the one-namers in the league; Kobe, LeBron, Kevin and Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks is no exception via [...]The post Carmelo Anthony Bringing Extra Security, Body Guard Vs Celtics...
The New York Knicks are close to getting their starting point guard Raymond Felton back. Felton’s been out since Christmas when he fractured his pinky finger against the Los Angeles Lakers. On Tuesday, the doctors finally cleared Felton to participate in non-contact practices, better then nothing right?
Raymond Felton, out since late December with a fractured right pinky suffered...
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Great to see Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony is a good sport. Check out Carmelo posing with a Boston celtics fan holding some Honey Nut Cheerios — He was even gracious enough to sign the kid’s box. That’s exactly how you handle the situation.-TO
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Carmelo Anthony Covers ESPN Magazine
Melo isn’t taking any chances with Celtics fans in Beantown who might think about crossing the line. Anthony is taking a bodyguard with him for tonight’s nationally-televised rematch. Per the NY Daily News: “Carmelo Anthony has become public enemy No. 1 in Celtics Nation, which would explain the Knicks All-Star forward being accompanied by his own personal...
Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks past Boston. (AP Photo)
On a night that New York Knicks’ star Carmelo Anthony shot an unsightly 11-28 from the field, it was a pass from ‘Melo that was the defining moment of New York’s 89-86 road victory against the stumbling Boston Celtics.
With the Knicks clinging onto a two-point lead with 70 seconds remaining in the game, Anthony received...
For the first time since 2006, the Knicks came away victorious in Boston on Thursday night.While such a win puts an end to such a frustrating and traumatizing losing streak, perhaps it also symbolizes why this a season is one more different than any other in recent years for the Knicks.Clearly an NBA powerhouse over the past few seasons, the Celtics have always seemed to have New...
No matter what was said between Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett during and after the last time the New York Knicks and Boston Celtics met, Anthony says the incident is behind him.
Thursday night's rematch in Boston simply is one between two struggling teams looking to right the ship.
On-court bickering led to technical fouls for both players in the final minutes of Boston...
The Knicks employ two security guards that are with the team at all times while Carmelo Anthony's bodyguard occasionally travels to road games.
Post Game Recap
Final Score: Knicks: 89 Celtics: 86
Knicks Pull Out Hotly Contested Game in Boston
The Knicks were able to pull out a much needed victory against a division rival tonight in the Boston Celtics, winning in Boston for the first time since November 24th, 2006, snapping a 13-game losing streak. It was a surprisingly quiet game for the ramifications, especially...
BOSTON -- The first meeting between Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett since their nasty encounter on Jan. 7 in New York turned into just another night of misery for the floundering Celtics. Anthony, suspended for a game for going out to the Boston bus after Garnett's alleged comments, scored 28 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the New York Knicks to a 89-86 victory...
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Good piece this morning on KG from the NY Times’ Harvey Araton. Heading into tonight’s game with the Knicks, Melo & KG have supposedly put their squabble behind them. But we all know that with KG, anything’s...
OKC thunder Guard Russel Westbrook went to Instagram showing the versatility of his style, keeping his ensemble simple with two shirt and tie combinations. This is a different Russell, were used to seeing loud colors and printed shirts.New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony was all smiles as he posed for a photo with legendary fashion photographer Terry Richardson, Melo opted...