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Giannis goes for 29 and 15 as Bucks blow out Knicks, 132-88

Dec. 3, 2019 12:33 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Knicks coach David Fizdale knew his struggling team faced a huge challenge Monday night against the streaking Milwaukee Bucks. New York stumbled at the start and never had a chance as Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks won their 12th straight game in a 132-88 romp. Antetokounmpo needed...

Tatum, Brown lead Celtics’ rally past Knicks

Dec. 1, 2019 7:13 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Celtics usually beat the Knicks. The Knicks often blow big leads. So there was little reason for Boston to panic when trailing by nine points in the third quarter. Jayson Tatum scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added 28 and Boston rallied past New York 113-104 on Sunday. Kemba Walker had...

Embiid scores 27, leads Sixers past Knicks 101-95

Nov. 30, 2019 12:06 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Philadelphia coach Brett Brown made a case for why Ben Simmons should be considered for a spot on the NBA’s All-Defensive team before Friday’s game in New York. Simmons went out and backed Brown’s talk with a pair of steals in the second half, including a game-clinching...

Siakam scores 31 as Raptors rout struggling Knicks 126-98

Nov. 27, 2019 11:20 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam produced a big night from 3-point range to keep the Toronto Raptors perfect at home. Siakam scored 31 points, OG Anunoby had 13 points and a career-high 12 rebounds and the Raptors beat the New York Knicks 126-98 on Wednesday night, Toronto’s franchise-record eighth...

Simmons hits 1st career NBA 3-pointer in 76ers’ victory

Nov. 20, 2019 11:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ben Simmons wore a “Sesame Street” sweatshirt in the locker room, the classic characters lined up on the familiar street. The theme seemed appropriate for 76ers fans, because it was finally time to count Simmons’ 3-pointers. One! One 3-pointer for Ben Simmons! "Hold...

Hornets edge Knicks on Graham’s 9th 3-pointer

Nov. 16, 2019 11:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Another night, another late 3-pointer to win for the Charlotte Hornets. First, it was Malik Monk heaving a 26-footer to edge Detroit. It was Devonte’ Graham’s turn Saturday. Graham made his ninth 3-pointer of the game with 2.8 seconds remaining, finishing with 29 points to...

Knicks beat former cornerstone Porzingis and Mavs, 106-102

Nov. 9, 2019 12:51 AM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis made his first shot on a 3-pointer and later drove for a tying finger-roll layup that probably reminded the New York Knicks why the 7-foot-3 Latvian with unique offensive skills was once the future of their franchise. The Knicks ended up with the most important thing in...

Tatum jumper lifts Celtics to 104-102 win over Knicks

Nov. 2, 2019 12:12 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum made a big play at a big moment for the Boston Celtics. Then he made it sound very routine. Tatum hit a turnaround jumper with 1.3 seconds remaining, and the Celtics beat the New York Knicks 104-102 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. "It feels great, but I don't...

Nikola Vucevic, Magic rally to beat Knicks 95-83

Oct. 30, 2019 10:41 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic's shooting woes continue early in the season. So has their dogged defense. Nikola Vucevic scored 21 points and had 14 rebounds and Aaron Gordon scored 10 of his 15 points in the final five minutes of the game to help Orlando beat New York 95-83 on Wednesday night to...

Walker helps Celtics pull away, beat winless Knicks 118-95

Oct. 26, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With so much new for Kemba Walker this season, it sure helped to have some familiar feelings. Once he finished with another big night at Madison Square Garden, it was Tacko time. Walker scored a season-high 32 points, snapping out of an early season shooting slump with seven 3-pointers, and...