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Duarte, Turner lead Pacers over Knicks 122-102

Dec. 08, 2021 22:54 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chris Duarte scored 23 points, Myles Turner had 22 and the Indiana Pacers beat the New York Knicks 122-102 Wednesday night. Duarte, a rookie shooting guard, eclipsed his 13.1-point scoring average with 14 in the first quarter, when the Pacers seized control...

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...

Magic rally late, beat Knicks 104-98 to stop 3-game slide

Nov. 17, 2021 23:38 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Cole Anthony had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Mo Bamba added 12 points and 11 boards, and the Orlando Magic rallied late in the fourth quarter to defeat the New York Knicks 104-98 on Wednesday night. Terrence Ross scored 19 points off the bench and rookie...

Bridges, Ball lead Hornets past Walker, Knicks 104-96

Nov. 12, 2021 23:17 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miles Bridges scored 24 points on some high-flying dunks and athletic spin moves, point guard LaMelo Ball had a career-high 17 rebounds to go with 12 points, nine assists and five steals, and the Charlotte Hornets erased an early 16-point deficit to beat the New York...

Coach K wins Garden finale as Duke tops Kentucky 79-71

Nov. 10, 2021 03:12 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski's farewell tour started with a win thanks to his latest group of stellar freshmen at Duke. Trevor Keels scored 25 points and classmate Paolo Banchero added 22 to help the No. 9 Blue Devils open their coach's final season by beating...

Ross' 22-point 4th quarter leads Magic over Knicks 110-104

Oct. 24, 2021 22:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Terrence Ross scored all 22 of his points in the fourth quarter, and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks 110-104 on Sunday night. Ross was one of six Orlando players to score in double figures as the Magic snapped a season-opening two—game...

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...

Randle, Knicks hope to keep building on surprising success

Oct. 12, 2021 12:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Before last season, the New York Knicks had few expectations and no real star power. Julius Randle changed a lot in New York. He led the Knicks to a surprising playoff berth and turned himself into an All-Star who was rewarded over...