Dwyane Wade http://wamc.org en Knicks Down Heat 102-92, Ends Miami's Three-Game Win Streak http://wamc.org/post/knicks-down-heat-102-92-ends-miamis-three-game-win-streak <p></p><p></p><p>The Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs have strengthened their holds on the NBA's two conference races following last night's losses by Miami and Oklahoma City.</p><p>Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and the Knicks earned their third straight win by downing the Heat 102-92 in New York.</p><p>The Heat ended a three-game winning streak and fell to 27-9, 1 1/2 games behind the East-leading Pacers. LeBron James had 32 points and Dwyane Wade added 23 for Miami.</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 11:21:17 +0000 Jaired Crofut 81572 at http://wamc.org Knicks Down Heat 102-92, Ends Miami's Three-Game Win Streak Knicks Defeat Pistons 89-95, Russia Vamps Security In Sochi http://wamc.org/post/knicks-defeat-pistons-89-95-russia-vamps-security-sochi <p>In the NBA, Carmelo Anthony scored 13 of his 34 points in the third quarter and hit the game-clinching free throws with 2.9 seconds left in New York's 89-85 victory over Detroit. The Knicks outscored the Pistons 32-17 in the third period and handed Detroit its season-high fifth straight loss.</p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 13:05:05 +0000 Jaired Crofut 81418 at http://wamc.org Knicks Defeat Pistons 89-95, Russia Vamps Security In Sochi Christmas Day Nightmare In New York http://wamc.org/post/christmas-day-nightmare-new-york <p>There were five games in the NBA on Christmas Day and it was not pretty for New York fans.</p><p>The first game of the day had the Bulls whipping the Nets 95-78 in Brooklyn, giving Chicago its first winning streak since mid-November. Taj Gibson finished with 20 points and eight rebounds, while Jimmy Butler chipped in 15 points. The Bulls trailed 50-49 early in the second half before Butler hit a 3-point to spark a 21-5 run that put Chicago in control the rest of the way.</p> Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:52:15 +0000 Jaired Crofut 80637 at http://wamc.org Christmas Day Nightmare In New York Knicks Defeat Milwaukee 107-101 In Tyson Chandler's Return From Injury http://wamc.org/post/knicks-defeat-milwaukee-107-101-tyson-chandlers-return-injury-0 <p>In the NBA, Tyson Chandler returned from injury and J.R. Smith hit a go-ahead jumper in the second overtime and the New York Knicks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 107-101 on Wednesday night.</p><p>Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and Beno Udrih added a season-high 21 for the Knicks.</p><p>John Wall scored 21 points and made two big defensive plays against Deron Williams down the stretch to lead the Washington Wizards to a 113-107 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.</p><p>Detroit knocked off Boston 107-106. Charlotte topped Toronto 104-102 in overtime.</p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 13:21:59 +0000 Jaired Crofut 80187 at http://wamc.org Knicks Defeat Milwaukee 107-101 In Tyson Chandler's Return From Injury Miami Defeats Raptors 104-95, Lebron Hits Milestone http://wamc.org/post/miami-defeats-raptors-104-95-lebron-hits-milestone <p>In the NBA, on their third try, the Miami Heat have scored their first road victory of the season. LeBron James scored a season-high 35 points, Dwyane Wade had 20 and the two-time NBA champion Heat beat the Toronto Raptors 104-95.</p><p>James became the fifth player in NBA history to score 10 points or more in 500 consecutive games.</p><p>Meanwhile, Kemba Walker scored 25 points, Gerald Henderson added 18 and the Charlotte Bobcats held off a late run by New York to beat the Knicks 102-97.</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:15:02 +0000 Jaired Crofut 77158 at http://wamc.org Miami Defeats Raptors 104-95, Lebron Hits Milestone Oakland Sweeps Yankees 3-2 In 18 Innings http://wamc.org/post/oakland-sweeps-yankees-3-2-18-innings <p>Well, it was a long one.</p><p>In the American League, Oakland beat the Yankees 3-2 in 18 innings. Nate Freiman drove in the game winner with a hit off Mariano Rivera. The Yankees took a 2-0 lead in the first and the A's tied things up with two in the third before getting the win and a three-game sweep.</p><p>Elsewhere, Baltimore defeated Boston 5-4 in 13 innings. Chris Davis singled home the tiebreaking run with two outs, giving the Orioles a win in the opener of a four-game series. Kansas City cruised ahead of Tampa Bay 10-1 and Toronto defeated Texas 3-1.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:37:03 +0000 Jaired Crofut 66998 at http://wamc.org Oakland Sweeps Yankees 3-2 In 18 Innings