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Share TweetPaul Pierce scored 23 points, and the Boston Celtics beat the New York Knicks 102-96 on Monday night in a heated first meeting of the season between the Atlantic Division rivals.Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has been suspended one game without pay for making contact with a referee and failure to cooperate with an NBA investigation.Share TweetAndrew Bynum says his knees are better and he still plans on playing this season for the Philadelphia 76ers.Share TweetHawks general manager Danny Ferry has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for inappropriate interaction with game officials following Saturday night's game against Boston.
David Lee and the Warriors' ResurgenceUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetDavid Lee, the former Knick, is averaging 19.9 points, 10.9 rebounds and 3.7 assists a game for the Golden State Warriors.Source: nytimes.com
Jrue Holiday Should Be A NBA All-Star This SeasonUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetJrue Holiday’s All-Star consideration has never been much of one in his first three seasons in the NBA. At 19, he was still figuring out his style while turning the ball over more frequently than he handled it. As his obvious talent has become more appaSource: dimemag.com
Knicks' Anthony, Rockets' Harden named Players of the WeekUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetThe New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and the Houston Rockets' James Harden today were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Dec. 31 through Sunday, Jan. 6.Source: nba.com
Roundup: What You Missed The Weekend Some Bros Snuck Into The Knicks Locker RoomUpdated Jan 7 Share TweetA Group Of Bros Infiltrated The Knicks Locker Room, Asked Gregg Popovich About J.R. Smith, And Got Kicked Out After Snapping A Picture Of Half-Naked Carmelo | The conclusions are obvious. If you act like you belong, you do belong. Read » More »Source: deadspin.com
Celtics Win Physical Battle With KnicksJan 7Paul Pierce scores 23 points as Celtics top Knicks for their third straight win.
Tyson Chandler Lift-OffJan 7J.R. Smith finds Tyson Chandler for monster slam in loss to Celtics.
Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike JamesJan 7The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.