This is the January 17, 2013 news archive. View today's NBA Atlantic rumors and news.

NBA Atlantic News and Rumors

Knicks' fast start shuts down Pistons in London

Knicks' fast start shuts down Pistons in London

ESPN.com nytimes.com Updated Jan 17, 2013
Carmelo Anthony returned to his Olympic gold medal past and scored 26 points Thursday to lead the New York Knicks to a 102-87 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Kevin Durant wanted to play for the Toronto Raptors as a kid

    Kevin Durant wanted to play for the Toronto Raptors as a kid

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    Every team in the league would love to have Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant on their roster. But as a young NBA fan growing up in Washington, D.C., which roster did Durant himself wish he could join? Surprisingly, the answer wasn't his hometown …
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Brian Scalabrine lied about concussion symptoms to Celtics doct…

    Brian Scalabrine lied about concussion symptoms to Celtics doctors to get cleared for the playoffs

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    Pau Gasol will return to the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup for the team's nationally televised Thursday game against the defending NBA champion Miami Heat after missing five games with a concussion brought on by an inadvertent elbow from Denver Nuggets cen…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • The Knicks Get 2 Pieces Of Good News For Their Depth

    The Knicks Get 2 Pieces Of Good News For Their Depth

    dimemag.com nytimes.com Jan 17, 2013
    For the Knicks there will be no “panic on the streets of London” today, as The Smiths sang. Second-year guard and perimeter defending savant Iman Shumpert could start in New York’s game against Detroit in the English capital after his recovery from
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • The New York Knicks and Ball Don’t Lie present a helpful guide …

    The New York Knicks and Ball Don’t Lie present a helpful guide to understanding England

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    On Thursday afternoon, stateside time, the Detroit Pistons and New York Knicks will play a regulation game in London’s O2 Arena. In anticipation of the event, Knicks website maestro Jonah Ballow put together an interview collection featuring various Kni
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ibaka's emergence has kept Thunder among elite

    Ibaka's emergence has kept Thunder among elite

    CNNSI.com Jan 17, 2013
    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook dominate the headlines in Oklahoma City, but Ian Thomsen says that the emergence of Serge Ibaka has really kept the Thunder among the elite.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Luol Deng calls his shot, hits OT game-winner to send Bulls pas…

    Luol Deng calls his shot, hits OT game-winner to send Bulls past Raptors (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 17, 2013
    After a furious second-half Toronto Raptors comeback erased a 19-point Chicago Bulls lead and turned a laugher into a fun Wednesday night table-setter, the two teams sat tied at 105 with 8.7 seconds left in overtime. You might have expected the Bulls to…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Hornets give Rivers win in first game vs. father

    Hornets give Rivers win in first game vs. father

    ESPN.com Jan 17, 2013
    Greivis Vasquez scored 15 points with 11 rebounds and Austin Rivers won his first NBA game against his father on Wednesday night as the New Orleans Hornets beat coach Doc Rivers and the Boston Celtics 90-78.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • LeBron James Becomes Youngest Ever To 20,000 Points; Kyrie Irvi…

    LeBron James Becomes Youngest Ever To 20,000 Points; Kyrie Irving Explodes In Crunch Time

    dimemag.com Jan 17, 2013
    Two things were clear in Oakland last night. Clearly, Golden State has a ceiling, and the Heat don’t. And clearly, LeBron James is really freakin’ good, like “the youngest player to ever score 20,000 points” good. In Miami’s 17-point win, James
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Family First: In the Rivers' first father-son meeting, Austin g…

    Family First: In the Rivers' first father-son meeting, Austin g…

    CNNSI.com Jan 17, 2013
    In the Rivers' first father-son meeting, Austin got the best of Doc in the Hornets' 90-78 win. But the emotional night, years in the making, was about much more, says Ian Thomsen.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Carmelo Anthony On Knicks' Win 04:19

    Carmelo Anthony On Knicks' Win

    Jan 17
    Carmelo Anthony talks after the Knicks' win over the Pistons.
  • Video - Knicks Shut Down Pistons In London 01:03

    Knicks Shut Down Pistons In London

    Jan 17
    Carmelo Anthony leads the Knicks with 26 points.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA - Los Angeles Lakers left wanting more after loss to Miami Heat

    Jan 17
    The champs get it done with "less," but the Lakers need more from everyone, writes J.A. Adande.
  • Daily Dime: LeBron on a remarkable run

    Jan 17
    LeBron James showed us one of his best stretches of play this week, Brian Windhorst writes.
  • NBA -- Debating who will be on the move at the trade deadline?

    Jan 17
    Should these players be on the move before the trade deadline? We debate.
  • Weekend Dime -- 2013 All-Star reserve picks

    Jan 17
    It's All-Star season, which means it's time for Marc Stein to pick his reserves for the East and West squads.