Knicks Down Heat, NBA Roundup


Published on January 10 2014 6:33 am
Last Updated on January 10 2014 6:33 am
Written by Millie Lange

Knicks Surprise Heat

(New York, NY) -- The Knicks conjured memories of 2013 with a 102-92 win over the Heat at Madison Square Garden behind 29 points, eight rebounds and five assists from Carmelo Anthony. Ray Felton handed out 14 assists with 13 points, while Andrea Bargnani hit 9-of-13 shots from the field for 19 points. Amar'e Stoudemire tallied a double-double off the bench with 14 points and 11 boards. New York guard J.R. Smith did not play and Mike Woodson wouldn't address why after the game.  The Knicks have won four of five.  LeBron James scored a game-high 32 points with six helpers and five boards in the loss. Dwyane Wade added 23 points for Miami, which had won its three previous games.

Nuggets Crush Thunder

(Denver, CO) -- Randy Foye nailed six three pointers on his way to 24 points to lead the Nuggets to a 101-88 romp of the Thunder at the Pepsi Center.  Ty Lawson filled up the stat sheet with 16 points, 14 assists and seven rebounds. Evan Fournier added 19 points off the bench. Denver hit 14 threes on its way to a fourth straight win.  Kevin Durant dropped a game-high 30 points in the loss. Oklahoma City struggled shooting 35-percent from the field and 6-of-24 from behind the arc. The Thunder have lost two in-a-row.

Bulls Meet Milwaukee

(Milwaukee, WI) -- The Chicago Bulls battle the Bucks in Milwaukee tonight. Tip from the Bradley Center is at 7:30 p.m. The Bulls improved to 15-18 after a win over the Suns on Tuesday. The Bucks are an NBA-worst 7-27 overall. The teams have split the first two games of this season series.

Thursday, January 9 Scoreboard


New York Knicks 102, Miami Heat 92

Denver Nuggets 101, Oklahoma City Thunder 88

Friday, January 10 Schedule (All Times Central)


6:00 p.m. - Detroit Pistons at Philadelphia 76ers

6:00 p.m. - Washington Wizards at Indiana Pacers

6:30 p.m. - Houston Rockets at Atlanta Hawks

7:00 p.m. - Dallas Mavericks at New Orleans Pelicans

7:00 p.m. - Phoenix Suns at Memphis Grizzlies

7:00 p.m. - Miami Heat at Brooklyn Nets

7:00 p.m. - Charlotte Bobcats at Minnesota Timberwolves

7:30 p.m. - Chicago Bulls at Milwaukee Bucks

8:00 p.m. - Cleveland Cavaliers at Utah Jazz

9:00 p.m. - Orlando Magic at Sacramento Kings

9:30 p.m. - Boston Celtics at Golden State Warriors

9:30 p.m. - Los Angeles Lakers at Los Angeles Clippers