Jose Calderon hit a 3-pointer with two-tenths of a second left to give the New York Knicks a 90-87 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
Carmelo Anthony scored 12 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter for New York. He shot 10 for 20 and had 12 rebounds.
Kobe Bryant had 14 points in his 29th and final head-to-head matchup in the regular season with Anthony. The Lakers had a combined 16-13 record in those games against the Knicks and Denver Nuggets.
The anticipated rematch between lottery picks Kristaps Porzingis and D'Angelo Russell never materialized. Porzingis, the Knicks' 7-foot-3 forward and fourth overall pick, was felled by a stomach virus and returned to the team's hotel. >> Read more