Tags: New York Knicks

Sometimes the Road Less Taken Also Leads to the N.B.A.

At the Knicks’ practice facility in Tarrytown, N.Y., earlier this week, there were good fouls, bad fouls and push-ups. It all had to do with the rookie center Mitchell Robinson, whose defense in the first two months of his N.B.A. career has ranged from dazzling, as in nine blocks against Orlando, to disastrous, as in…

N.B.A. Roundup: Nets Survive Late Comeback Try From Depleted 76ers

Spencer Dinwiddie scored a career-high 39 points off the bench and Allen Crabbe added 20 to lead the visiting Nets to a 127-124 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Joel Embiid had 33 points and 17 rebounds, and Ben Simmons scored 22 for Philadelphia, which played without Jimmy Butler, who was out with…