Bojan Bogdanovic scores 26 points, Pacers beat Magic 112-90
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Indiana Pacers left a lot better after playing the Orlando Magic.
The Pacers routed the Magic 112-90 behind 26 points from Bojan Bogdanovic and 15 points from reserve guard Cory Joseph.
They also overcame a bout with food poisoning that kept top reserve Domantas Sabonis out of the game and affected several players and coach Nate McMillan. None of it showed as Indiana beat Orlando for the eight straight time and 15th time in the last 16 meetings.
Oladipo scores 25 points to lead Pacers past Nets 132-112
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Victor Oladipo credits solid defense for the Indiana Pacers' strong offensive production.
"I think defensively we were really good (and) I think that's why we were effective offensively," Oladipo said after scoring 25 points with seven rebounds and leading Indiana to a 132-112 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday night.
Kyle O'Quinn is joining the Indiana Pacers.
A person familiar with the terms tells The Associated Press that O'Quinn has agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million contract. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Friday because the deal remains unsigned.
O'Quinn was with the New York Knicks last season. He becomes the third free agent to pick Indiana this summer, joining Doug McDermott and Tyreke Evans.
Knicks trade center Willy Hernangomez to Hornets
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks were scouting Kristaps Porzingis ahead of the 2015 draft when they noticed one of his teammates in Spain.
Willy Hernangomez eventually joined Porzingis in New York, and after his promising rookie season both were considered key pieces for the team's future.
Now Porzingis is headed for surgery and Hernangomez is on his way to Charlotte.
Knicks rally in fourth quarter, beat Magic 113-105
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The New York Knicks spent three quarters on the wrong side of matchups with Orlando, then found a few to their liking in the fourth.
Kyle O'Quinn was the spark when New York blew past the Magic in the final 12 minutes en route to a 113-105 victory on Monday night. The Knicks outscored Orlando 28-13 in the period, limiting Orlando to 17.5 percent shooting (3 of 17).
NBA fines Knicks’ O’Quinn $25K for foul on Pelicans’ Davis
NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has fined Knicks center Kyle O'Quinn $25,000 for a flagrant foul that left Pelicans star Anthony Davis with a bruised left hip.
The league said Wednesday that O'Quinn struck and pushed Davis from behind with the foul with 1:16 left in the third quarter of New Orleans' 110-96 victory at Madison Square Garden on Monday.
Davis ended up crashing into the front row of seats behind the baseline and O'Quinn was ejected.
Porzingis out for Knicks against Rockets
HOUSTON (AP) — New York center Kristaps Porzingis will miss the Knicks' game Saturday night against the Houston Rockets because of a sore Achilles tendon.
Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek said he was dealing with the problem before Friday night's game against New Orleans. But he still had 21 points in 38 minutes.
Porzingis, who hasn't missed a game this season, is averaging 20.1 points and 7.9 rebounds a game.
Rose helps Knicks beat Magic 106-95
NEW YORK (AP) — From Derrick Rose's performance to a solid night for New York's reserves, there was plenty to like about this one for the Knicks.
Rose scored 19 points, Kyle O'Quinn had 14 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, and New York beat the Orlando Magic 106-95 on Thursday.
Anthony scores 33 to help Knicks hold off Kings 103-100
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — For a team that's been on the wrong end of lopsided losses too often this season, the New York Knicks have become pretty good at pulling out the close ones.
It's not exactly the plan new coach Jeff Hornacek laid out at the start, but it's one he's willing to live with for now.
Carmelo Anthony scored 33 points, including two free throws with 14.8 seconds remaining, and New York held on to beat the Sacramento Kings 103-100 Friday night.
Anthony scores 29, Knicks defeat Timberwolves 118-114
NEW YORK (AP) — This time, Carmelo Anthony didn't have to hit the game-winning shot, but he did need help from his teammates.
Anthony scored 29 points, Derrick Rose had 24 and Kyle O'Quinn added season highs of 20 points and 13 rebounds as the New York Knicks defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 118-114 on Friday night.
After hitting the game-winner in the Knicks' two-point win over the Timberwolves on Wednesday, Anthony saw O'Quinn and Rose carry a heavy load down the stretch.