NBA Eastern Conference Semifinal Matchups And PredictionsThe first round of the NBA Playoffs has come to a close for the Eastern Conference, and the teams vying to make it into the conference finals are ready for battle. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference semifinal matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.
Knicks Wilt Down Stretch Of Game 5, Season Comes To An EndLeBron James had 29 points, eight rebounds and seven assists, and the Miami Heat beat the New York Knicks 106-94 on Wednesday night to win the Eastern Conference first-round series in five games.
Knicks' Carmelo Anthony: 'Next Year, We'll Be Better'Anthony vowed after the team's latest first-round ouster that things will change. And soon.
Davis Leaves Game 4 With Severe Knee InjuryBaron Davis left Game 4 of the Knicks' opening round match-up with the Heat with an apparently serious knee injury.
Knicks Avoid Sweep, Force Game 5The Knicks defeat the Heat 89-87 to force Game 5 and snapped their 13-game playoff losing streak.
Knicks Fall Apart In Second Half, Now 1 Loss From Going HomeLeBron James scored 32 points, including eight straight to start the fourth quarter and break open the game, and the Miami Heat took a 3-0 lead, sending the New York Knicks to an NBA postseason-record 13th straight loss, 87-70 on Thursday night.
Carmelo: Knicks Need To Step Up; Bosh Expected To Play In Game 3Amar'e Stoudemire and Iman Shumpert are sidelined. Jeremy Lin isn't back yet. So where are the Knicks supposed to find enough offense to compete with Miami?
Knicks' Jeremy Lin All But Rules Out Game 4 ReturnThe short-handed Knicks could really, really use a healthy Jeremy Lin on the court in their first-round playoff series against Miami. Emphasis on healthy.
With Stoudemire Likely Out, Knicks May Need Lin More Than EverThe Knicks sounded hopeful about Jeremy Lin's return -- and that was before Monday night's debacle.
Knicks' Stoudemire Sorry After Postgame Tantrum Leaves Him With Lacerated HandThis much was certain: Amar'e Stoudemire's hand was cut so severely that doctors and paramedics were summoned, drops of blood stained the carpet and a piece of glass in the door to a fire-extinguisher case needed to be replaced.
Knicks Crushed By Heat In Game 1, Shumpert Suffers Knee InjuryThe Knicks were dealt a blow on the scoreboard and to their roster as Iman Shumpert was carried off the court. The Knicks were defeated by the Heat 100-67 in Game 1.
Knicks' Shumpert Suffers Season-Ending ACL TearIman Shumpert suffered a season-ending ACL tear and as a result, any hope of the Knicks competing with the Heat have ended.