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After rare playoff appearance, Randle, Knicks take step back

Apr. 11, 2022 14:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle wasn't quite as good. The New York Knicks weren't nearly as good. A rare playoff appearance in 2021 was followed by the familiar struggles in New York, where the Knicks went 37-45 in Tom Thibodeau's second season as coach. They don't deny the...

Toppin scores 35, Knicks rout Wizards 114-92

Apr. 08, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Obi Toppin scored a career-high 35 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Washington Wizards 114-92 on Friday night. RJ Barrett scored 14 points for the Knicks before leaving the game with a sprained right knee. His early exit came on a night when a number of...

Cole leads No. 20 UConn past Seton Hall to Big East semis

Mar. 11, 2022 00:58 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — UConn fans roared the loudest when Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun was shown on the big screen at the Big East Tournament. Seemingly leading the cheers? That was Kemba Walker's mother, wearing her son's No. 15 UConn jersey on a milestone day in team history. Eight...

Friars tote first top seed as Big East hits big 4-0 at MSG

Mar. 08, 2022 11:07 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — For the past four decades, the Providence Friars have been coming to Madison Square Garden to play the Big East Tournament. But in a sense, they've never really been here before. Not as the No. 1 seed, anyway. As the conference celebrates 40 years at...

Knicks' Quentin Grimes out at least 2 weeks with knee injury

Feb. 26, 2022 19:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Knicks rookie Quentin Grimes will miss at least two weeks with a right knee injury. Grimes was hurt Friday night in a 115-100 loss to Miami after it appeared he banged knees with another player along the baseline. The Knicks said the injury was a subluxation of his...

Heat overcome Barrett's career-best 46, beat Knicks 115-100

Feb. 25, 2022 23:26 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler Herro scored 25 points, Jimmy Butler had 23 and the Miami Heat overcame RJ Barrett's career-high 46 points to beat the New York Knicks 115-100 on Friday night. Kyle Lowry added 19 points in the Heat's first game after the All-Star break after they were tied...

Knicks' Derrick Rose has another procedure on ankle

Feb. 25, 2022 20:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Derrick Rose had another procedure on his right ankle Friday, this time to address a skin infection just as it appeared he was close to returning to the New York Knicks. Knicks coach Tom Thibodeau said Rose wasn't in pain but was feeling discomfort. The 33-year-old...