They’ve set up the foundation, but all they need to do to succeed just like they did in the 90’s is to just make a few right moves this summer.
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Knicks guard J.R. Smith has been suspended without pay for five games for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program, the league announced Friday.
The Knicks said Smith’s injuries, which were treated at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City by team orthopedist Dr. Answorth Allen, were chronic and gradually worsened. His recovery time is approximately three to four months, which could make him available between Oct. 15 and Nov. 15 — near the start of the 2013-14 season.
Things could have turned out differently. Melo could have come crashing down in thunderous fashion with a dunk over Hibbert and the Knicks would have gone on to win Game 6 and 7. But at one moment in time, the earth stood still as two hands collided in mid-air above the rim with a basketball suspended halfway in between. And the rest is history.
George Hill scored 26 points and Paul George had 18 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists, leading the Pacers past the New York Knicks, 93-82 and to within one win of their first conference finals appearance since 2004.
Durant needs 70 points against the Milwaukee Bucks in the season finale to stretch his run of scoring titles to four seasons.
Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler each left Wednesday night’s New York Knicks-Denver Nuggets game.
New York Knicks forward, Amare Stoudemire, will miss 2-3 weeks with a knee injury. The injury is being described as a ruptured popliteal cyst behind his left knee.