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Melo-led Knicks get best of Garnett, Celtics

Melo-led Knicks get best of Garnett, Celtics

ESPN.com yahoo.com nydailynews.com Updated Jan 24, 2013
Carmelo Anthony scored 28 points and won his rematch with Kevin Garnett as the New York Knicks ended an 11-game losing streak in Boston with an 89-86 victory over the Celtics on Thursday night.
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  • Knicks' Felton cleared for full contact in practice

    Knicks' Felton cleared for full contact in practice

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    Raymond Felton of the New York Knicks has been cleared to take full contact in practice on Friday, a significant hurdle in his attempt to return from a fractured right pinky.
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  • Raptors sink Magic on DeRozan's buzzer-beater

    Raptors sink Magic on DeRozan's buzzer-beater

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    DeMar DeRozan swished a fadeaway jumper at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors fought off a late-game charge by the Orlando Magic to earn a 97-95 victory on Thursday night.
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  • All-Star Score: Knicks 2, Nets 0

    All-Star Score: Knicks 2, Nets 0

    nytimes.com Jan 24, 2013
    Tyson Chandler was chosen for the game as a reserve. Despite a .600 winning percentage, the Nets were conspicuous by their absence.
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring Paul Pierce being, in some ways, …

    The 10-man rotation, starring Paul Pierce being, in some ways, magic

    yahoo.com Jan 24, 2013
    A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: The Classical. As a New York Knicks fa…
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  • Despite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by Knicks

    Despite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by Knicks

    CNNSI.com Jan 24, 2013
    Despite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by Knicks
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  • Section 15: A Brother and Sister Act

    Section 15: A Brother and Sister Act

    nytimes.com Jan 24, 2013
    An alley-oop dunk and a high school crush made a brother and sister from Long Island life-long Nets fans.
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  • Jerry Stackhouse totally pwns Nets fans/haterz on Twitter

    Jerry Stackhouse totally pwns Nets fans/haterz on Twitter

    yahoo.com Jan 24, 2013
    Just about everything's been going the Brooklyn Nets' way of late - they've won nine of their last 10, they're 12-2 since firing Avery Johnson, they've made multiple improvements on both sides of the ball under P.J. Carlesimo and they've drawn to within
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  • Melo appeals to recover lost wages

    Melo appeals to recover lost wages

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has filed an appeal with the players' association to try to recoup lost wages from his one-game suspension for confronting Boston's Kevin Garnett.
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  • Dwyane Wade gets fouled, takes courtside seat during Heat OT wi…

    Dwyane Wade gets fouled, takes courtside seat during Heat OT win over Raptors (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 24, 2013
    As if the simple action of playing basketball at the speed of the NBA game wasn't exhausting enough, sometimes you have to play 20 second-half minutes at a super-high level to erase a seven-point halftime deficit, and then play another five minutes of e…
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  • LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwig…

    LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwight Howard

    dimemag.com Jan 24, 2013
    You know you have a good team when you can withstand five three-pointers from Jose Calderon, 36 combined points off the bench from a journeyman (Alan Anderson) and a rookie (Terrence Ross), and a turnover and missed shot from LeBron in the final minute.…
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  • Video - NBA All-Star Reserves 00:31

    NBA All-Star Reserves

    Jan 24
    Spurs and Bulls get two All-Star reserves each.
  • Video - DeRozan, Raptors Top Magic At Buzzer 01:09

    DeRozan, Raptors Top Magic At Buzzer

    Jan 24
    DeMar Derozan's fadeaway jumper at the buzzer lifts Raptors to 97-95 win over Magic.
  • Video - Melo, Knicks Hand Celtics Fifth Straight Loss 01:03

    Melo, Knicks Hand Celtics Fifth Straight Loss

    Jan 24
    Knicks win in Boston for first time since November 2006 behind 28 points from Carmelo Anthony.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Melo-KG rematch relatively mellow

    Jan 24
    Carmelo Anthony faced Kevin Garnett and came out a winner, Brian Windhorst writes.
  • Ian Thomsen: Playoff-contending Blazers face tricky decision as trade dead…

    Jan 24
    The trade deadline sits like an inviting target four weeks away for the Trail Blazers, who have remained in playoff contention despite a recent six-game losing streak. Couldn't they make a deal to improve their unproductive bench and enhance their chanc…