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Alec Burks, Evan Fournier spark Knicks past Hawks, 99-90

Nov. 27, 2021 22:50 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Alec Burks scored 23 points, Evan Fournier added 20 and the New York Knicks beat the Hawks 99-90 on Saturday night, snapping Atlanta’s seven-game winning streak. Burks, starting with Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose nursing injuries, hit three of his four...

Knicks recover to beat Lakers team missing suspended James

Nov. 23, 2021 23:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James couldn't be in the building. Anthony Davis almost wasn't. With one superstar suspended and another sick, the Los Angeles Lakers already had big problems. Then they created one more for themselves by falling into a 25-point hole. ...

Burks has big fourth, Knicks hand Rockets 14th straight loss

Nov. 20, 2021 21:37 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Alec Burks scored 17 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, Evan Fournier added 19 and the New York Knicks handed the Houston Rockets their 14th consecutive loss with a 106-99 victory on Saturday. Burks provided the Knicks a much-needed spark off the...

Connaughton helps Bucks recover, top Knicks after blown lead

Nov. 10, 2021 23:05 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Pat Connaughton kept another lost lead from becoming another lost game against the New York Knicks. Connaughton scored a season-high 23 points, making three late 3-pointers to swing a wild second half back in Milwaukee's favor, and the Bucks blew a...

Ricky Rubio has career-high 37 points, Cavaliers beat Knicks

Nov. 07, 2021 21:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Ricky Rubio scored a career-high 37 to help the Cleveland Cavaliers outlast the New York Knicks 126-109 on Sunday night. Cleveland has won four in a row to improve to 7-4. Evan Mobley added 26 points, Jarrett Allen had 18 and Darius Garland 16. ...

Barrett scores 35 points, Knicks top Pelicans, 123-117

Oct. 30, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — What R.J. Barrett liked most about his career-best scoring night was the way it ended. Barrett made two of his career-high six 3-pointers in the final two minutes to finish with 35 points, and the New York Knicks beat the New Orleans Pelicans 123-117...

Walker scores 19, Knicks romp to end 15-game skid vs 76ers

Oct. 27, 2021 00:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With Kemba Walker and Evan Fournier, the New York Knicks can do things they couldn't last season. Or the three seasons before that. Walker scored 19 points in his best game with his hometown team and the Knicks snapped a 15-game...

Knicks make 24 3s, cruise past rebuilding Magic 121-96

Oct. 22, 2021 22:46 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — As Tom Thibodeau headed in for his postgame news conference following the New York Knicks’ 121-96 rout of the Orlando Magic on Friday night, a fan implored the notoriously grumpy head coach to “be happy.” Thibodeau certainly has plenty to be...

Knicks withstand Brown's 46, outlast Celtics 138-134 in 2 OT

Oct. 21, 2021 00:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks never could contain Jaylen Brown and on the last play of regulation completely lost track of Marcus Smart. More mistakes than they'd like, but not enough to ruin their season opener. “At the end of the day, we...

East preview: Bucks have the title, 76ers, Nets have drama

Oct. 13, 2021 14:03 PM EDT

The Brooklyn Nets look like such a title favorite that James Harden felt the need for a reminder they aren't a title team. “We’re not the target. The defending champions are the targets,” Harden said. “They won last year. We’re trying to catch them.” ...