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Anthony guides Knicks to third straight win
ESPN.com Updated Feb 1, 2013
Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points, Amare Stoudemire had 17 points and seven rebounds off the bench, and the New York Knicks extended their winning streak to three games with a 96-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night.Share Tweet
Brook Lopez scored 20 points through three quarters, then the Brooklyn Nets turned to their bench to beat the short-handed Chicago Bulls 93-89 on Friday night.Share TweetRudy Gay wowed a sellout crowd by scoring 20 points in his Toronto debut, leading the Raptors to a 98-73 rout of the short-handed Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.Share TweetESPN.com Feb 1, 2013New York Knicks' guard Jason Kidd is back in the starting lineup on Friday night after missing the team's win over Orlando on Wednesday with a sore lower back.Share Tweetnba.com Feb 1, 2013The New York Knicks will host 150 children, their families and teachers from Sandy Hook Elementary School on Saturday.Share TweetBoston Celtics first-round draft choice Jared Sullinger had back surgery on Friday and will miss the rest of the season.Share TweetWhen the Los Angeles Clippers take on the Toronto Raptors at the Air Canada Centre on Friday night, they'll do so without key reserve Matt Barnes, whom the NBA has suspended without pay for one game for perpetrating this aggressive bit of throat violenc…Share Tweetdimemag.com Feb 1, 2013If you count the 1990s as your childhood as I do, then today brought undisputable great news: New York Knicks reserve and journeyman dunker James White will likely be joining the 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend Slam Dunk Contest. Anyone who grew up a hoops fa…Share Tweetnytimes.com Feb 1, 2013Much was said about Memphis trading away its talented star Rudy Gay, but getting Tayshaun Prince from Detroit may pay more dividends than people expect.Share TweetAfter signing a five-year, $98.8 million contract to run the point as the franchise player of the Brooklyn Nets this summer, it became clear that Deron Williams was going to be sticking around New York for a little while. All that was left was for the 2…Share TweetOver his career, veteran Dallas Mavericks shooting guard Vince Carter has developed a reputation as a player who doesn't much enjoy playing through injury. At times, particularly during his darkest days with the Toronto Raptors, it was even suggested th…Share Tweet
Thaddeus Young Leads 76ers Past KingsFeb 1Thaddeus Young's double-double helps 76ers top Kings.
Knicks Rally For Third Straight WinFeb 1Carmelo Anthony records 31st straight 20-point game in Knicks' 96-86 win over Bucks.
Doc Rivers On Loss Of Jared SullingerFeb 1Doc Rivers on how the Celtics will move forward without Jared Sullinger and Rajon Rondo.
Raptors Win In Rudy Gay's DebutFeb 1Rudy gay scores 20 points in team debut and Raptors hold Clippers to 34 percent shooting in 98-73 win.