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Jack helps Nets surge past Raptors

Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – Jarrett Jack scored 24 points and Alan Anderson added 22 to lead the resurgent Brooklyn Nets to a 109-93 victory over the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre. The Nets built off Monday’s 102-100 win over the Los Angeles Clippers by pulling away in the fourth quarter to avenge a 127-122 home overtime loss to the ... Read More »

Anthony’s 31 leads Knicks over Lakers

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Carmelo Anthony scored 31 points with eight rebounds to lead the New York Knicks to a 92-80 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. Langston Galloway contributed 13 points for the Knicks, who have won two of their last three. “I got some rest,” Anthony said. “Today was one of those days my body felt much ... Read More »

Pacers shake off slow start in rout of Knicks

Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) – Rodney Stuckey scored a game-high 22 points, Roy Hibbert recorded a double-double, and the Indiana Pacers cruised past the New York Knicks 103-82 on Thursday. Hibbert totaled 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Pacers, who snapped their three-game home losing streak by dominating the second and third quarters. Solomon Hill and David West each scored ... Read More »

Thunder fall to Knicks as Durant sits again

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Carmelo Anthony tallied 31 points to help the New York Knicks continue their improved play of late with a 100-92 victory over a short-handed Oklahoma City Thunder squad. Anthony, who sat out Saturday’s game at Charlotte to rest his ailing left knee, added 10 rebounds in the Knicks’ fourth win in five outings since they ... Read More »

Hornets prevail against Knicks

Charlotte, NC (SportsNetwork.com) – In a game with each team missing their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets came from behind to top the New York Knicks, 76-71, on Saturday. Knicks star Carmelo Anthony rested after playing 42 minutes in a 113-106 win over Orlando on Friday, while Charlotte’s Kemba Walker sat out with knee soreness. Stepping into the lineup to ... Read More »

Chutzpah: The Future of Sports Betting?

By Mickey Charles, CEO of The Sports Network Chutzpah. It’s a wonderful word that transcends ethnic situations, language interpretations and knowledge.  There are many more, like “mench,” “putz,” “shmuck,” “bagel” “gelt,” “kibbitz,” “goy,” “klutz,” “maven,” “megillah,” “nebbish,” “nu (?)” “schlep,” “schmooze,” “shtick,” “vigorish” – really?  Yes, really – and a host of others.  Does knowledge of any  or all, even the ... Read More »

Knicks down Sixers for second straight win

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Carmelo Anthony’s 27 points and 11 rebounds propelled the New York Knicks to their first winning streak in over two months by virtue of Wednesday’s 98-91 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Jose Calderon contributed 15 points and Tim Hardaway Jr. finished with 13 in New York’s second consecutive triumph. The Knicks ended a franchise-record 16- game ... Read More »

Knicks top Pelicans, snap 16-game losing streak

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – It’s over. Carmelo Anthony had 24 points and nine rebounds as the New York Knicks snapped their franchise-record 16-game losing streak following a 99-92 victory over the Anthony Davis-less New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night. The Pelicans trimmed a 15-point first half deficit to a point with under two minutes left when Tyreke Evans connected ... Read More »

Wizards take down Nets

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Nene scored 20 points and the Washington Wizards split their home-and-home set against the Brooklyn Nets with a 99-90 victory at Barclays Center on Saturday. Bradley Beal totaled 17 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, while Marcin Gortat finished with 10 points and 16 boards for the Wizards, who were handed a 22-point loss on their ... Read More »

Brooklyn Nets face tough challenge

By Jim Brighters – NBA Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The Brooklyn Nets are primed to trade everyone. Brook Lopez is apparently the closest to being moved. Deron Williams could be had for almost nothing and Joe Johnson’s insane contract makes him more unmovable than a mountain range. However, the Nets know this group is not worth ... Read More »