LeBron James Closes In on Scoring Record With Triple-Double

Very soon now, LeBron James will have scored more points in the N.B.A. than any player ever. He closed in further on the record on Tuesday night with a team-high 28 points as his Los Angeles Lakers beat the Knicks, 129-123, in overtime. It was James’s first appearance at Madison Square Garden in three years … Read more

The Knicks Are Moving Forward, if Only by Baby Steps

Although the final score was close, and the outcome was in doubt until the game’s last moments, much of what happened at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night could be called mundane. The Knicks won a game in which they were neither perfect nor putrid, against a middle-of-the-road Eastern Conference opponent. But in outlasting the … Read more