Thursday night, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 to improve their preseason record to 4-0. Despite that, Jazz head coach Quin Snyder didn’t seem satisfied (you’ll see…).
Here are five funny sports moments you may have missed this week.
Spencer Hawes and James Anderson each had 17 points to lead the Sixers, losers of four in a row.
John Schmeelk: The chances that coach Mike Woodson ends up looking good for this decision are slim to none.
With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
The New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-93 on Sunday night.
NBA star Amare Stoudemire’s lack of self control caused him angrily to punch the glass housing of a fire extinguisher and badly cutting his hand. If he is not able to play basketball, can he collect worker’s comp?
Knicks coach Mike Woodson has confirmed that point guard Jeremy Lin will not play in the first round of the NBA playoffs. If the Knicks manage to advance, however, it is undetermined whether the 23-year-old will be able to suit up and take the floor.
J.R. Smith scored 22 points for the Knicks, who pulled away in the second half to clinch the Eastern Conference’s No. 7 seed and a first-round playoff matchup against No. 2 Miami beginning Saturday.
The biggest question for Knicks fans: do you want your team to face the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat?
Amare Stoudemire had 21 points and nine rebounds to lead the New York Knicks to their fifth straight victory, 82-79 over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
The Sixers try distance themselves from the Knicks in an Atlantic Division match-up tonight at the Wells Fargo Center.
Charles Barkley gives his opinion on the Sixers future and Jeremy Lin.
Carmelo Anthony had 27 points and the nine rebounds, and the New York Knicks snapped the Philadelphia 76ers’ six-game winning streak with an 85-79 victory on Wednesday night.
Carmelo Anthony had 31 points and 11 rebounds, Amare Stoudemire scored 18 points and the New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 97-92 to move into sixth place in the Eastern Conference.