The New York Knicks became the first NBA team this season to be guaranteed of finishing with a sub-.500 record, as the Miami Heat pulled away with a 109-95 win on Monday night.
Dwyane Wade missed the Heat’s previous seven games. The Knicks would have liked him to miss at least one more.
The Miami Heat are getting healthier and are looking to make a run in the standings.
Thursday night, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 to improve their preseason record to 4-0. Despite that, Jazz head coach Quin Snyder didn’t seem satisfied (you’ll see…).
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If the New York Knicks can pull it together they will move on to face either the Miami Heat or the Chicago Bulls in the Eastern Conference Finals.
John Schmeelk: The chances that coach Mike Woodson ends up looking good for this decision are slim to none.
With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
The New York Knicks are expected to be one of the biggest challengers to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference this year. But the Knicks will be without a key piece for at least the first six weeks of the season.
In a nail biter of a finish the New York Nicks beat the Miami Heat 89-87 on their home turf. Now the series returns to Miami.