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Knicks take 3-0 series lead as Celtics underperform at emotiona…

Knicks take 3-0 series lead as Celtics underperform at emotional TD Garden

nydailynews.com CNNSI.com nba.com Updated Apr 26, 2013
The Knicks crushed the Boston Celtics spirit yet again and are poised to win a playoff series for the first time since 2000 after defeating the punchless Celtics, 90-76, in Game 3. The game was the Celtics’ first at home since the tragedy, and Game 4 Su
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  • Knicks cruise to commanding 3-0 lead vs. Celts

    Knicks cruise to commanding 3-0 lead vs. Celts

    ESPN.com Apr 26, 2013
    Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points and the New York Knicks moved to the brink of their first playoff series victory in 13 years, routing the Boston Celtics 90-76 on Friday night in Game 3 of the first-round series.
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  • Knicks swingman Smith ejected for elbow

    Knicks swingman Smith ejected for elbow

    nba.com Apr 26, 2013
    New York Knicks swingman J.R. Smith was ejected from Friday night's playoff game against Boston for elbowing Celtics guard Jason Terry in the face.
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  • Why Jamal Crawford Should’ve Won The NBA Sixth Man Of The Year

    Why Jamal Crawford Should’ve Won The NBA Sixth Man Of The Year

    dimemag.com Apr 26, 2013
    While the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs is well underway, the NBA regular season awards are wrapping up. Every year there are some awards that are obvious no-brainers (hint: LeBron for MVP), but there are also the ones that ignite debate among fa…
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  • 8 Things We’ve Learned So Far From The NBA Playoffs

    8 Things We’ve Learned So Far From The NBA Playoffs

    dimemag.com Apr 26, 2013
    It’s the most wonderful time of the year, basketball fans. For the next two months or so, we’ll be treated to only the best of the best the league has to offer. With every game broadcasted on national television, there’s a lot of NBA to digest, and
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  • Knicks Insider: Tyson’s got legs

    Knicks Insider: Tyson’s got legs

    nydailynews.com Apr 26, 2013
    The Knicks’ defense has shut down the Celtics thus far in their first-round playoff series. It’s surprising despite the little contribution from defensive tour de force Tyson Chandler. But the 7-footer believes that’s about to change.
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  • Smith: Time for Melo to be the man

    Smith: Time for Melo to be the man

    nydailynews.com Apr 26, 2013
    From the time he set foot on the floor at Madison Square Garden, Carmelo Anthony has been a lightning rod for criticism a polarizing figure who would either lead the Knicks to the Promised Land of another championship or leave them marooned on an island…
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  • Time for Carmelo Anthony to be the man for NY Knicks

    Time for Carmelo Anthony to be the man for NY Knicks

    nydailynews.com Apr 26, 2013
    From the time he set foot on the floor at Madison Square Garden, Carmelo Anthony has been a lightning rod for criticism a polarizing figure who would either lead the Knicks to the Promised Land of another championship or leave them marooned on an island…
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  • Video - Carmelo After Knicks Cruise In Boston 01:15

    Carmelo After Knicks Cruise In Boston

    Apr 26
    Carmelo Anthony after the Knicks take a commanding 3-0 lead over the Celtics.
  • Video - Felton to Smith for three 00:17

    Felton to Smith for three

    Apr 26
    Raymond Felton with the crazy pass to J.R. Smith who knocks down the 3-pointer.
  • Video - Flip Chart: Anatomy Of A Comeback 02:50

    Flip Chart: Anatomy Of A Comeback

    Apr 26
    Flip Saunders breaks down what the Lakers and Celtics need to do to overcome 2-0 deficits.
  • Video - Knicks Send Celtics To The Brink 01:52

    Knicks Send Celtics To The Brink

    Apr 26
    Carmelo Anthony scores 26 points and the Knicks cruise to a 90-76 win in Boston.

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