Tagged: ‘Basketball’

Kristaps Porzingis Propels New York Knicks Past Houston Rockets, 107-102
November 22nd, 2015 at 9:27 AM
Rookie forward Kristaps Porzingis scored 24 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and swatted away seven shots to lead the New York Knicks to a 107-102 victory over the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center on Saturday night. ***PHOTO1*** The victory was the fourth straight for the Knicks (8-6) and puts them in a...

New York Knicks’ Defense Stalls Oklahoma City Thunder’s Offense
November 21st, 2015 at 5:17 PM
Heading in to last night's game, the New York Knicks knew that defense would play a key role in coming away with a victory. The team barely got it done, but managed to hold Oklahoma City Thunder back enough to get a 93-90 victory. ***PHOTO1*** Knicks coach Derek Fisher said that their...

NBA Game Night: New York Knicks (7-6) at Houston Rockets (5-8)
November 21st, 2015 at 2:48 PM
The New York Knicks (7-6), winners of their last three games, face James Harden the Houston Rockets (5-8) on Saturday night. ***PHOTO1*** Tipoff: 8:00pm Eastern Site: Toyota Center TV: MSG Radio: ESPN NY 98.7 FM Probable Starters Knicks: F Carmelo Anthony, F/C Kristaps Porzingis, C Robin Lopez, G Jose Calderon, G Arron Afflalo Rockets: F Trevor...

New York Knicks’ Improved Defending of Three Point Shot Highlights Strong Start
November 21st, 2015 at 2:10 PM
Over the course of the 2014-2015 NBA season, no team in the NBA fared worse than the New York Knicks in terms of defending the three point shot. Thirteen games into the 2015-2016 season, and no team has fared better than the Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** Coming off of a win against the Oklahoma...

New York Knicks on Pace to Exceed Expectations This Season
November 21st, 2015 at 12:30 PM
The New York Knicks have a 7-6 record. They won their first seven games at a much faster pace than last season, when they reached their seventh win in January. A full two months ahead of where they were last season, the Knicks are a vastly improved team. ***PHOTO1*** When Phil Jackson...