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San Antonio Spurs
New York Knicks
Golden State Warriors
San Antonio Spurs (26-8) vs. New York Knicks (21-10)
It is Thursday night. Two top NBA teams are playing each other with inter-conference positioning on the line. There are plenty of stars to drive up ratings. And the game is in New York?
So why is TNT on its New Years' break?
Usually when a game like this happens it gets the full national television treatment. Unfortunately for the casual NBA fans that want to see Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker, Tim Duncan, Tyson Chandler, Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire. I am excited thinking about this matchup -- even if it means dealing with NBA League Pass Broadband for an evening.
Anthony has been on a tear lately, which might or might not be a good thing for the Knicks. Carmelo Anthony has recorded at least 30 points in seven of the last eight games, including 45 points in a loss to Portland on Tuesday. The Knicks are 5-3 in that stretch though and have lost five of their last eight and three of their las...
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Here is an old newspaper clipping talking about Melo in his high school days. Also here is a video courtesy of Hoop on the Hill
At 13 ounces, the highly anticipated JORDAN MELO M9 is the lightest Melo ever and is available beginning January 9.
With Carmelo Anthony’s passion for high-end watches and love of armored superhero suits at the center of its unique design inspiration, Jordan Brand, a division of NIKE, Inc., today launched the much-anticipated JORDAN MELO M9, engineered to help Anthony...
The New York Knicks are 21-10, sitting pretty in the No. 2 spot in the Eastern Conference, enjoying a season in which Carmelo Anthony is an MVP candidate and his team is viewed widely as just a Miami Heat injury away from a shot at the NBA Finals.
They are also, thanks to the wide gulf between the two conferences and a statistical anomaly that's unlikely to last, an utter illusion...
Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points, J.R. Smith kept up his surge with 20 and the New York Knicks snapped the San Antonio Spurs' seven-game winning streak with a 100-83 victory Thursday night.
Steve Novak added 15 points and Tyson Chandler had 10 points and 14 rebounds to help the Knicks bounced back from consecutive losses by dominating the final period against the Spurs, who...
The Portland Trail Blazers overcame Carmelo Anthony's season high-tying 45 points and spoiled Amare Stoudemire's season debut, beating the New York Knicks 105-100 on Tuesday night.
Nicolas Batum scored 26 points, Damian Lillard had 21 points, six assists and five rebounds, and LaMarcus Aldridge had 19 points and 14 rebounds for Portland.
Stoudemire finished with six points...
At full strength are the Knicks better or worse?
Post Game Recap
Final Score: Trail Blazers: 105 Knicks: 100
The Knicks once again spotted an opponent a huge lead, eventually fighting back but again falling short in the end; this time it was the Blazers doing it to the Knicks, pulling out a 105-100 victory. The Knicks did not come out with any intensity tonight, again lacking effort on the defensive end as the Blazers as...
Tim Duncan and Carmelo Anthony, power forwards for their teams, will be the matchup when the San Antonio Spurs face the New York Knicks.
The two men probably won't guard each other with their coaches possibly switching their centers (Tiago Splitter for S.A. and Tyson Chandler for N.Y.), but they'll have plenty to do with how the other performs this game.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points, J.R. Smith kept up his surge with 20 and the New York Knicks snapped the San Antonio Spurs' seven-game winning streak with a 100-83 victory Thursday night.
Steve Novak added 15 points and Tyson Chandler had 10 points and 14 rebounds to help the Knicks bounced back from consecutive losses by dominating the final period against...
Contending teams have been known to play poorly every now and again. As steady as a squad can be, no one can be perfect.That's why it wasn't worth getting up in arms about the Knicks' feeble effort in the first half of Friday night's game against the Kings. New York made sure such a fluke didn't last the entire game, as the Knickerbockers charged back with all...
The 12th annual Jordan Brand Classic that showcases the nation’s premier high school all-star game is moving to Michael Jordan’s birthplace. The game will be played in Brooklyn on April 13, 2013 at Barclays Center. The game used to be played in Charlotte, North Carolina.
High school athletes play in this came to show off their talents. They are looking to be the next NBA greats...
The NBA season is here. With that in mind, it is time to flip through the book on the 2012-13 season and to take a look at what the season might have in store -- especially when it comes to the Magic. Be sure to look out for more of these team capsules and to check out all the blogs taking part in this year's NBA Blog Preview (don't worry, I will be linking to all of them...