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Melo-less Knicks ease by Heat behind Felton

Melo-less Knicks ease by Heat behind Felton

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Dec 6, 2012
Raymond Felton scored a season-high 27 points, and the New York Knicks connected on 18 3-pointers to more than offset the absence of Carmelo Anthony while topping the Miami Heat 112-92 on Thursday night.
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  • Changes afoot around the NFL, but not in Miami

    Changes afoot around the NFL, but not in Miami

    miamiherald.com Dec 6, 2012
    In New York, there's speculation general manager Mike Tannenbaum will be demoted. In San Diego, both coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith reportedly will be gone after this season. In Cleveland, the future of general manager Tom Heckert Jr. …
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  • Beasts Of The East: Carmelo Anthony was key in Knicks' November…

    Beasts Of The East: Carmelo Anthony was key in Knicks' November win o…

    CNNSI.com Dec 6, 2012
    Carmelo Anthony was key in Knicks' November win over the Heat, but is not in the lineup because of stitches on his hand. Miami looks to rebound from a loss to Washington. Follow here.
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  • Anthony Sits One Out

    Anthony Sits One Out

    nytimes.com Dec 6, 2012
    After getting stitches for a cut finger, Carmelo Anthony was told by Coach Mike Woodson to sit out Thursday's game against the Miami Heat.
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  • Knicks' Anthony out vs. Heat with finger injury

    Knicks' Anthony out vs. Heat with finger injury

    nba.com yahoo.com Dec 6, 2012
    Carmelo Anthony will not play in the New York Knicks' game against the Miami Heat on Thursday night, one day after getting five stitches in the middle finger of his left hand.
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  • AccuScore: Dolphins lose again

    AccuScore: Dolphins lose again

    ESPN.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Miami Dolphins are slumping and have lost four of their last five games. According to AccuScore, that slump will continue. AccuScore projects the 49ers (8-3-1) will win comfortably at home against Miami. This is a very long road trip for the Dolphin…
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  • Jimmy Wilson could be out Sunday but that's not terrible

    Jimmy Wilson could be out Sunday but that's not terrible

    miamiherald.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Dolphins are not optimistic nickel cornerback Jimmy Wilson will be able to play Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. Wilson has missed practice on Wednesday and was limted Thursday. His status for Friday is uncertain. It's possible Wilson won't e
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  • Flashbacks of Henne vs. Sanchez debate

    Flashbacks of Henne vs. Sanchez debate

    ESPN.com Dec 6, 2012
    Remember when there was intense debate in the AFC East blog about which quarterback was better: Chad Henne or Mark Sanchez? Miami Dolphins and New York Jets fans couldn't get enough of these young gunslingers. They were expected to develop and eventuall…
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  • Ian Thomsen: Appreciate Heat now, as upcoming tax threatens a p…

    Ian Thomsen: Appreciate Heat now, as upcoming tax threatens a potential dynasty

    CNNSI.com Dec 6, 2012
    Whether you love or hate the Miami Heat, you ought to appreciate their runs at the championship over the next two seasons. Because owner Micky Arison may not be able to afford his team by 2014-15.
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  • The matchup against Aldon Smith is worse than you think

    The matchup against Aldon Smith is worse than you think

    miamiherald.com Dec 6, 2012
    Football is a matchup game these days. It's about your center versus their nose tackle. It's your cover corner against their No. 1 wideout, your punter against their returner, your tight end versus their safeties, your running back must break a lineback…
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  • Marlins look to tweak roster as they exit Nashville

    Marlins look to tweak roster as they exit Nashville

    MLB.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Marlins exit the Winter Meetings in search of a third baseman. President of baseball operations Larry Beinfest makes it clear there is work to be done with the roster before Spring Training.
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  • Thursday morning one-liners

    Thursday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Bills will be plugging in two first-time starters on the offensive line this week. Dolphins rookie Jonthan Martin is excited about switching from RT to LT after the injury to Jake Long. Jets backup QB Tim Tebow reached out to a teen who was injured …
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  • Video - Double Alley-Oop To LeBron 00:32

    Double Alley-Oop To LeBron

    Dec 6
    Ray Allen tosses the ball downcourt to Dwyane Wade who alley-oops it to LeBron James for the two-handed slam.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Dolphins-49ers 00:48

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Dolphins-49ers

    Dec 6
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Miami at San Francisco
  • Video - Better Team: Knicks Or Heat? 01:16

    Better Team: Knicks Or Heat?

    Dec 6
    Stephen A. Smith says the Heat are a better team right now than the Knicks.
  • Video - Highlight Of The Night 01:18

    Highlight Of The Night

    Dec 6
    Raymond Felton scored a season-high 27 points to provide a spark to the Carmelo-less Knicks.

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