Resounding wins by the Knicks in their first two games of the season surely led to some daydreaming by championship-starved fans eager to experience New York's first championship run since 1973. On Sunday night, though, the Knicks received a stern reminder of how far they still have to go to become a title contender. The Knicks will look to bounce back from a disappointing loss Tuesday night, when they are scheduled to host the Philadelphia 76ers in a battle of longtime division rivals.
Orlando Magic (1-2, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Miami Heat (1-1, seventh in the Eastern Conference)Miami; Monday, 7:30 p.m. EDTLINE: Heat -14BOTTOM LINE: The Miami Heat host the Orlando Magic.Miami finished 24-18 in Eastern Conference action and 21-15 at home during the 2020-21 season. The Heat allowed opponents to score 108.1 points per game and shoot 45.9% from the field last season.Orlando went 21-51 overall and 4-8 in Southeast Division action during the 2020-21 season. The Magic all
Tyler Herro aims to continue his fast start to the season on Monday when the Miami Heat host the Orlando Magic. Herro followed up his team-high 27-point effort in Miami's season-opening victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday with 30 points and 10 rebounds in a 102-91 overtime loss at Indiana two nights later. The third-year guard made 12 of 28 shots off the bench while playing a team-high 41 minutes versus the Pacers.