Knicks not planning lineup change vs bigger Pacers - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

Knicks not planning lineup change vs bigger Pacers

The New York Knicks will not concede they have a "big" problem - yet. 

They know the Indiana Pacers have a size advantage, realize that Carmelo Anthony is going to get beat up banging against a bulkier body, and understand that a change to a lineup with a conventional power forward may become necessary. 

Not now, but check back if they lose Game 2 on Tuesday night. 

The Pacers outrebounded the Knicks 44-30 in their 102-95 victory Saturday in the opener of the second-round series. 

Knicks coach Mike Woodson says Monday he's "not saying I won't" make a lineup change, but that "I'm just saying right now we've only got one game under our belt. ... The small lineup that we started didn't cost us."

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

  • SPORTSMore>>

  • Azzip Pizza Strike Zone Player of the Week nominees

    Azzip Pizza Strike Zone Player of the Week nominees

    Monday, April 24 2017 8:55 PM EDT2017-04-25 00:55:24 GMT
    (WFIE)(WFIE)

    The nominees for this week's Azzip Pizza Strike Zone Player of the Week.

    More >>

    The nominees for this week's Azzip Pizza Strike Zone Player of the Week.

    More >>
  • Washington DBs popular in 2nd round, Mixon to Bengals

    Washington DBs popular in 2nd round, Mixon to Bengals

    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:37 AM EDT2017-04-29 04:37:28 GMT
    Saturday, April 29 2017 12:37 AM EDT2017-04-29 04:37:28 GMT
    Kevin King's extra-long stay at the NFL draft turned out to be a short stint.More >>
    Kevin King's extra-long stay at the NFL draft turned out to be a short stint.More >>
  • Weather halts Diamond Aces

    Weather halts Diamond Aces

    Friday, April 28 2017 10:22 PM EDT2017-04-29 02:22:27 GMT
    Weather swept into the Evansville area on Wednesday night and the University of Evansville baseball team was forced to suspend the opening game of its series with Missouri State at Charles H. Braun Stadium. After storming to a 3-0 lead on hits from Craig Shepherd and Korbin Williams, the Aces (13-27) fell behind in the fourth as the Bears (28-13) pushed across seven runs before the game was suspended in the top of the fourth. Patrick Schnieders is currently on the hook for the d...More >>
    Weather swept into the Evansville area on Wednesday night and the University of Evansville baseball team was forced to suspend the opening game of its series with Missouri State at Charles H. Braun Stadium. After storming to a 3-0 lead on hits from Craig Shepherd and Korbin Williams, the Aces (13-27) fell behind in the fourth as the Bears (28-13) pushed across seven runs before the game was suspended in the top of the fourth. Patrick Schnieders is currently on the hook for the d...More >>
Powered by Frankly