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Nowitzki, Mavericks beat Nets in OT

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Dirk Nowitzki passed Moses Malone for seventh place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list with a 3-pointer in overtime and the Dallas Mavericks overcame a meltdown late in regulation to beat the Brooklyn Nets 96-88 on Monday night. Nowitzki’s 3 punctuated a dominant overtime period for the Mavericks, who got their season high-tying sixth win in ... Read More »

Cavs get Smith, Shumpert from Knicks in 3-way swap

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) – The slumping Cleveland Cavaliers shook up their roster just prior to tipping off their latest game, acquiring guards J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert from the New York Knicks as part of a three-team, six-player trade that also involved the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Cavaliers sent sixth man Dion Waiters to the Thunder in the deal, while ... Read More »

Grizzlies send Knicks to 12th straight loss

Memphis, TN (SportsNetwork.com) – Mike Conley’s 22 points and seven assists led the way as the Memphis Grizzlies dealt the New York Knicks a historic loss, a 105-83 setback at FedExForum. Marc Gasol and Tony Allen had 14 points each against a short-handed Knicks squad which suffered its 12th consecutive defeat, tying a franchise record set during the final stretch ... Read More »

Bucks hand Knicks another home loss

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Zaza Pachulia and Giannis Antetokounmpo each posted double-doubles and the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the New York Knicks 95-82 on Sunday night. Pachulia had 16 points and 14 rebounds, while Antetokounmpo added 16 points and 12 boards for the Bucks, who have won three of their last four games. Brandon Knight put in a team-high 17 ... Read More »

Bosh, Wade lead Heat over Nets

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade combined to score 51 points and the Miami Heat held on for an 88-84 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. The Heat never trailed and led by as many as 11, but it was a one-possession game in the final seconds after the Nets ... Read More »

Jennings, Pistons rout Knicks

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Brandon Jennings had 16 of his 29 points in the third quarter and the Detroit Pistons routed the New York Knicks 97-81 on Friday night. “I just wanted to open up the game in the third quarter and give us a comfortable lead,” Jennings said. Andre Drummond ripped down 20 rebounds, Greg Monroe posted 12 ... Read More »

Pistons pay a visit to listless Knicks

(SportsNetwork.com) – Two of the Eastern Conference’s worst teams are headed in different directions and will face off Friday night when the Detroit Pistons visit Madison Square Garden to take on the New York Knicks. The Pistons have won three straight since the shocking release of Josh Smith. They started the run with a home win over the Indiana Pacers ... Read More »

Lopez, Nets rout Bulls

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) – The Brooklyn Nets shut down the NBA’s hottest team on Tuesday night. They’re not playing too bad themselves. Brook Lopez had 29 points and the Nets routed the Chicago Bulls 96-82 to snap their seven-game winning streak. Brooklyn outscored the Bulls 31-14 in the second quarter and never relinquished the advantage in the second half, leading ... Read More »

Plumlee, Nets down Kings

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Mason Plumlee had 22 points and the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Sacramento Kings 107-99 on Monday night. Joe Johnson posted 16 points and six assists, while Jarrett Jack added 16 points for the Nets, who have won four of their last five games on the heels of a three-game losing skid. “I thought we did a ... Read More »

Blazers crush Knicks behind hot-shooting Matthews

Portland, OR (SportsNetwork.com) – Wesley Matthews matched a season-high with 28 points to lead the Portland Trail Blazers to a 101-79 win over the New York Knicks on Sunday. Nicolas Batum checked in with 17 points, Chris Kaman had 13 and Joel Freeland deposited a 10-point, 10-rebound double-double for Portland. The Blazers, who played without forward LaMarcus Aldridge (upper respiratory ... Read More »