Posted February 27, 2013 on AP on Fox
A return to Madison Square Garden seemed to spark the New York Knicks. Based on their recent performances against the Golden State Warriors, they might need more than just home-court advantage to avoid a return to their losing ways. The Knicks look to close out an up-and-down month by getting a rare win over a Warriors team that will be without David Lee on Wednesday night. New York (33-20) snapped a season-high four-game slide with a 99-93 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday. "Losing games, games we think we're supposed to win, you come into a game like this, we want to win," said Carmelo Anthony, who had 29 points and seven rebounds while picking up a flagrant foul. "Definitely want to be a very high-intensity game, a very high-energetic game back here on our home court and we didn't want to lose this game." Part of that urgency may have to do with the Knicks holding a 1 1/2-game lead on second-place Brooklyn atop the Atlantic Division. They've...
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