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New York Knicks
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Today in Knicks history
January 9, 1958 Knicks set a franchise mark for most free throws made with 50 (50-64 FT,
.781), as they defeat the Boston Celtics in Syracuse 136-123. Willie Naulls scores 33 points (13-
13 FT) and Richie Guerin adds 25 points (17-23 FT).
April 2, 2013 New York defeated a Miami Heat team with the services of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, behind Carmelo Anthony’s 50 points on 18-26 shooting (7-10 3PT)- His high total as a New York Knick- to take the season series 3-1. J.R. Smith posted 14 points and six rebounds over 30 minutes. Raymond Felton added 10 points and nine assists over 38 minutes. Chris Bosh paced the Heat with 23 points and six rebounds over 39 minutes. Mike Miller added 18 points and eight rebounds. March 3, 2013 It was a tale of two halves for the New York Knicks, where they scored 59 points and shot 20-35 from the field (.571) in the first half but only managed 34 points on 12-39 shooting (.308) in the second have as Miami capitalized on the Knicks struggles late and ran away with a 99-93 victory on a Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks with 32 points (13-14 FT) and three assists over 42 minutes. Jason Kidd had added a little of everything with 14 points (4-5 3PT), eight rebounds, a team high six assists and three steals over 34 minutes. J.R Smith added 13 points. Miami was paced by reigning MVP LeBron James’ 29 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists over 43 minutes. Dwyane Wade posted 20 points, eight rebounds and eight assists over 37 minutes. Chris Bosh added 16 points.