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New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis clutches his knee after a fall during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
February 06, 2018 - 11:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis' dunk wasn't spectacular, certainly nothing like Giannis Antetokounmpo jumping over Tim Hardaway Jr. for a slam. But the moment he landed, punching the court in pain , the Knicks' playoff hopes had likely crumpled right along with him. Porzingis tore the ACL in...
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Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) celebrates after scoring three points while Washington Wizards' Marcin Gortat looks on in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)
February 06, 2018 - 11:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The still-celebrating Philadelphia sports fans gave the 76ers a big boost on Tuesday night. Joel Embiid had 27 points and 12 rebounds and Philadelphia led from start to finish in a 115-102 victory over the Washington Wizards. Dario Saric added 20 points and J.J. Redick had 18...
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Orlando Magic forward Marreese Speights (5) grabs a pass in front of Cleveland Cavaliers guard Derrick Rose (1) during the first half of NBA basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
February 06, 2018 - 11:26 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — After another embarrassing defeat and two days before the trade deadline, LeBron James let it be known he's not going anywhere, at least for now. "I'm here for this season right now to try and figure out a way we can still compete," James said after his Cleveland Cavaliers blew...
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New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis clutches his knee after a fall during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
February 06, 2018 - 10:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 23 points, jumping over Tim Hardaway Jr. for one high-flying slam, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the New York Knicks 103-89 on Tuesday night in a game that featured a knee injury to Kristaps Porzingis. Porzingis was injured after crashing to the ground...
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Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) drives toward the basket as Brooklyn Nets forward DeMarre Carroll (9) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
February 06, 2018 - 9:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden scored 36 points, surpassing 15,000 for his career, and the Houston Rockets beat the Brooklyn Nets 123-113 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory. Chris Paul added 25 points for the Rockets, who kept right on rolling in their first game since their nationally...
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New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis lies on the ground after being injured during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
February 06, 2018 - 9:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star Kristaps Porzingis left the Knicks' game against Milwaukee in the second quarter Tuesday night with a left knee injury. Porzingis dunked with 8:46 left in the half and landed awkwardly, crashing to the court and holding his left knee. He was eventually helped up and taken...
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February 06, 2018 - 8:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star Kristaps Porzingis left the Knicks' game against Milwaukee in the second quarter with an apparent left knee injury. Porzingis dunked with 8:46 left in the half Tuesday and landed awkwardly, crashing to the court and holding his left knee. He was eventually helped up and...
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Detroit Pistons center Willie Reed (33) grabs a rebound as Portland Trail Blazers forward Caleb Swanigan (50) defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
February 06, 2018 - 8:08 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Pistons center Willie Reed has been suspended for six games by the NBA after the league investigated the circumstances surrounding his arrest on a domestic violence charge. Reed was arrested last August on a misdemeanor battery charge involving his wife. He entered a pretrial...
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February 06, 2018 - 8:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Liberty are remaining under the control of New York Knicks owner James Dolan and Madison Square Garden for now. The WNBA team was put up for sale in November. An MSG executive confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday that Dolan's group has decided to keep the...
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February 06, 2018 - 6:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Liberty are no longer for sale, with New York Knicks owner James Dolan and Madison Square Garden saying they are going to keep the team. An MSG executive confirmed to The Associated Press on Tuesday that Dolan's group will still own the WNBA team after putting it up for...
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