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Anthony key late as Knicks knock off Bucks

Anthony key late as Knicks knock off Bucks

ESPN.com Updated Oct 30, 2013
Carmelo Anthony had 19 points and 10 rebounds, making a pair of baskets in a finishing run after New York had blown a 25-point lead, and the Knicks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 90-83 on Wednesday night in the season opener for both teams.
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  • Video - Knicks Survive In Opener 01:27

    Knicks Survive In Opener

    Oct 30
    Despite surrendering a 25-point lead, the Knicks held on for a 90-83 win over the Bucks.
  • Video - Pistons Pound Wizards 01:02

    Pistons Pound Wizards

    Oct 30
    Greg Monroe's double-double helped the Pistons top the Wizards 113-102.
  • Video - George, Pacers Rally Past Pelicans 00:49

    George, Pacers Rally Past Pelicans

    Oct 30
    Paul George dropped 32 points in the Pacers' 95-90 win over the Pelicans.
  • Video - Cavs Stun Nets 00:53

    Cavs Stun Nets

    Oct 30
    Tristan Thompson scored 18 points to lead the Cavaliers past the Nets 98-94.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 30
    In a decision that could become routine this season, the Miami Heat decided to sit Dwyane Wade Wednesday night against the Philadelphia 76ers because it was on the second night of a back-to-back.
  • Allen Iverson retires -- To be 76er until 'day I die'

    Oct 30
    Allen Iverson officially retired from the NBA.
  • Lee Jenkins: Bench leads Lakers in flipping the script to beat favored Cli…

    Oct 30
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  • Ian Thomsen: Three-Pointers: LeBron James, Heat bury Chicago Bulls in open…

    Oct 30
    Three thoughts from the Heat's 107-95 win over the Bulls on the NBA's opening night Tuesday in Miami.