New York Teams

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Robin Lopez picks up two quick fouls and in comes Kyle O'Quinn. Derek Fisher tries something new by inserting Kevin Seraphin with 5 minutes to go in the first quarter. It's rare for Seraphin to play this early in a game, if at all.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks team defense seems a step slow slow far. Denver has gotten an easy basket off of a Nikola Jokic cut and a Kenneth Faried roll to the rim following a screen. Denver up, 14-10, and is shooting 50 percent.

Nuggets (20-31) at Knicks (23-30)

Carmelo Anthony is expected to start for the Knicks, who will look to avoid a season-high fifth straight loss as the Nuggets begin a 4-game road series. Follow live

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's more of Derek Fisher talking about Rajon Rondo's comments on Friday stating he wouldn't want to play in the triangle: "That's his opinion, that's fine. He doesn't play for us. So we're not concerned about his opinion about us at this point."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Derek Fisher on Rajon Rondo saying that he wouldn't want to play in the triangle offense: "He wasn't very successful playing against it."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony missed Friday's game against Memphis with left knee soreness. Derek Fisher said Carmelo felt well enough to play after taking part in a light workout on Saturday.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony will play against the Nuggets and is expected to start.

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Eli: I want it so bad for him (5:22)
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76ers hold off Nets for win (1:09)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Final: Sixers 103 Nets 98. Brooklyn (13-39) still hasn't won consecutive games since Dec. 8-10, 2015. The Nets did not make a field goal in the final four-plus minutes and had 11 of their 19 turnovers in the first quarter. Philadelphia (8-43) got 22 points, 17 rebounds and 3 blocks from rookie Jahlil Okafor.

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No. 7 not so lucky in New York

The Knicks have lost seven games without No. 7, Carmelo Anthony, in their lineup this season. Melo's sore left knee caused him to miss Friday's game against the Grizzlies.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Brett Favre, who spent one season (2008) of his legendary career with the New York Jets, has been selected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Two other candidates with loose ties to the Jets, Alan Faneca and Steve Atwater, didn't make the cut from 15 to the final 10.

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Nerlens Noel, oh my! (0:26)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Nets' 11 first-quarter turnovers were the most by any NBA team in an opening period this season (via ESPN Stats & Information). Bucks had 12 fourth-quarter turnovers on Jan. 13 -- the most in any quarter in 2015-16.

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Nets rookie establishing himself

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is proving that he can become a solid NBA defender. Kevin Pelton likes Hollis-Jefferson's ability to guard multiple positions and rebounding skills. Surprising Rookies (Insider)

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Stepan nets shootout winner for Rangers (1:26)
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Ovechkin lifts Caps in shootout (0:50)