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Raymond Felton scored a season-high 27 points, and the New York Knicks connected on 18 3-pointers to more than offset the absence of Carmelo Anthony while topping the Miami Heat 112-92 on Thursday night.
Beasts Of The East: Carmelo Anthony was key in Knicks' November win o…Updated Dec 6, 2012 Share TweetCarmelo Anthony was key in Knicks' November win over the Heat, but is not in the lineup because of stitches on his hand. Miami looks to rebound from a loss to Washington. Follow here.Source: CNNSI.com
Anthony Sits One OutUpdated Dec 6, 2012 Share TweetAfter getting stitches for a cut finger, Carmelo Anthony was told by Coach Mike Woodson to sit out Thursday's game against the Miami Heat.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetCarmelo Anthony will not play in the New York Knicks' game against the Miami Heat on Thursday night, one day after getting five stitches in the middle finger of his left hand.
Ian Thomsen: Appreciate Heat now, as upcoming tax threatens a potential dynastyUpdated Dec 6, 2012 Share TweetWhether you love or hate the Miami Heat, you ought to appreciate their runs at the championship over the next two seasons. Because owner Micky Arison may not be able to afford his team by 2014-15.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetSomewhat lost in the scintillating news that the New Orleans Hornets could change their nickname to the more Louisiana-appropriate "Pelicans" next season is the long-rumored possibility that the Charlotte Bobcats could re-take the "Hornet…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetThey said they were going to stop the game in New Orleans once Kobe Bryant hit 30,000 career points. He did that just before the end of the first half, going off the dribble and hitting a running floater over Robin Lopez. But the game never ceased, and …Source: dimemag.com
Felton Sheds His Bandages and Helps Topple the BobcatsUpdated Dec 6, 2012 Share TweetRaymond Felton, who sustained a bruised left thumb in a victory against the Phoenix Suns on Sunday, decided not to skip Wednesday's game, playing with bandages taped on his hand for part of the game.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetThe Atlanta Hawks should be one of those NBA teams whose present doesn't really matter. There are a depressing number of such teams when you really st...Source: grantland.com
Double Alley-Oop To LeBronDec 6Ray Allen tosses the ball downcourt to Dwyane Wade who alley-oops it to LeBron James for the two-handed slam.
Better Team: Knicks Or Heat?Dec 6Stephen A. Smith says the Heat are a better team right now than the Knicks.
Highlight Of The NightDec 6Raymond Felton scored a season-high 27 points to provide a spark to the Carmelo-less Knicks.
LeBron James, Miami Heat are feeling sense of urgencyDec 7MIAMI -- Nearly an hour after the Miami Heat had taken a second early-season beating from the New York Knicks, LeBron James walked into an empty locke...
NBA -- What scouts are sayingDec 6Marc Stein checks in with advance scouts to get their takes on the most pressing NBA topics.
Ian Thomsen: Appreciate Heat now, as upcoming tax threatens a potential dy…Dec 6Whether you love or hate the Miami Heat, you ought to appreciate their runs at the championship over the next two seasons. Because owner Micky Arison may not be able to afford his team by 2014-15.