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Knicks guard Carmelo Anthony will not play Monday night against the Utah Jazz, and told reporters that the fluid buildup in his right knee was most likely caused by a hamstring injury.
Derrick Williams of the Timberwolves has become a genuine offensive threat.
Notable N.B.A. games this week include Miami at Boston, Denver at Oklahoma City, and Utah at Houston.
The Nets could have pulled into a virtual tie with the Knicks for the division lead with a win on Sunday night. They now have to try to gain ground on the road.
The Clippers did not re-sign Kenyon Martin after last season, and despite their 93-80 win Sunday, he says their style still is not made for the playoffs.
With the Heat having joined the 2007-8 Rockets and the 1971-72 Lakers as the only teams to record 21 or more wins in a row, the questions now become how long the team can keep the streak going.
Kenyon Martin will play for the Knicks, whose frontcourt has been beset by knee injuries, for the rest of the season.
The details of San Antonio Coach Gregg Popovich coaching strategies are secondary to how much his players believe in them.
The N.B.A. courts Latino fans with its "Noche Latina" promotions, but does calling its teams "El Heat" or "Los Bulls" appeal to Spanish-speakers or insult them?
A couple of Crimson Tide fans from Mississippi were most impressed with the dining options at Barclays Center.
The Denver Nuggets are really fast. How far will that take them?
Tim Duncan’s statistics per 36 minutes underscore his remarkable consistency over the years, and win shares highlight Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili’s value to the Spurs.
Back in Denver, where he started his career, Carmelo Anthony said he had reached the “pinnacle” with the Nuggets, who have never reached the finals.
Tristan Thompson of the Cavaliers was not impressive in his debut season, but his improvement since then has been noteworthy.
The league downgraded the flagrant foul assessed to J.R. Smith, to a “penalty one” from a “penalty two,” which triggers an automatic ejection.
Madison Square Garden will again raise prices on Knicks and Rangers season tickets.
Carmelo Anthony is expected to be back in the Knicks’ lineup Monday night to face the Golden State Warriors after missing three games because of a stiff right knee.
Best N.B.A. games of the week include Thunder at Spurs, Knicks at Nuggets and Grizzlies at Clippers.
Deron Williams's long-distance shooting make the first trip to Barclays Center memorable for one 16-yar-old Nets fan.
Vince Carter doesn't fly as high as he did earlier in his N.B.A. career, but being a role-filling veteran for the Mavericks suits him well.