This is the January 24, 2013 news archive. View today's Knicks rumors and news.
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.
Share TweetCarmelo Anthony didn’t have to wait by the bus to exact revenge on Kevin Garnett and the Celtics. The return bout was won on the court as the Knicks frustrated the poor shooting, sloppy Celtics before pulling away in the final minute and winning, 89-86.Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetRaymond 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.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetBefore Thursday night’s Knicks-Celtics game, security at TD Garden confiscated multiple Cheerios boxes from fans seemingly planning to rib Anthony. One sign featured a Honey Nut Cheerios box taped to plaster board with a message: “Hey Melo, I agree!”Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetTyson Chandler was chosen for the game as a reserve. Despite a .600 winning percentage, the Nets were conspicuous by their absence.Source: nytimes.com
The 10-man rotation, starring Paul Pierce being, in some ways, magicUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetA 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…Source: yahoo.com
Despite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by KnicksUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetDespite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by KnicksSource: CNNSI.comShare TweetKnicks 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.Source: ESPN.com
NBA All-Star ReservesJan 24Spurs and Bulls get two All-Star reserves each.
Melo, Knicks Hand Celtics Fifth Straight LossJan 24Knicks win in Boston for first time since November 2006 behind 28 points from Carmelo Anthony.
Daily Dime: Melo-KG rematch relatively mellowJan 24Carmelo Anthony faced Kevin Garnett and came out a winner, Brian Windhorst writes.
Ian Thomsen: Playoff-contending Blazers face tricky decision as trade dead…Jan 24The 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…