NBA wrap: Knicks fall to Cavaliers, set franchise record with 17th straight loss

first_img Knicks F Kevin Knox on fans rooting for tanking: ‘They’re not really true New Yorkers’ GAME WINNER KAWHI LEONARD pic.twitter.com/ukqAk3O91E— Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) February 12, 2019This late game 3-pointer by James Harden helped him record his 30th consecutive 30-point game as the Rockets beat the Mavericks 120-104.30+ PTS in 30 consecutive games!#JamesHarden #Rockets pic.twitter.com/XPdBDLSqsJ— NBA (@NBA) February 12, 2019What’s Next?Celtics (35-21) at 76ers (36-20) 8 p.m. ET — Boston has blown leads in two consecutive games while Philadelphia is thriving with the addition of Tobias Harris to its starting lineup. The 76ers have won two straight and will get to take on one of their biggest rivals at home Tuesday. Knicks remove photo of Kevin Durant from season-ticket promotion The Knicks are having a historically bad season.New York set a franchise record Monday, dropping its 17th consecutive game in a 107-104 loss to the Cavaliers.center_img New York got its scoring from an unusual source. Second-year guard Kadeem Allen paced the Knicks with a career-high 25 points.The Knicks remain last in the Eastern Conference at 10-46 and will play the 76ers on Wednesday.Studs of the NightAndre Drummond notched 32 points, 17 rebounds and four steals in Detroit’s 121-112 victory over Washington.Paul George recorded a 47-point triple-double to lead the Thunder past the Trail Blazers 120-111.Lou Williams scored 45 points against the Timberwolves, but the Clippers fell short 130-120.Duds of the NightNic Batum scored two points on 1-of-8 shooting as the Hornets fell to the Pacers 99-90.Kris Dunn scored two points on 1-of-9 shooting in Chicago’s 112-99 loss to Milwaukee.HighlightsKawhi Leonard sealed the deal in a 127-125 Raptors’ win over the Nets with a bank shot from the elbow. Knicks lost in Cleveland and, in the process, broke the franchise record with their 17th straight defeat.— Stefan Bondy (@SBondyNYDN) February 12, 2019The Knicks and Cavaliers entered their matchup as the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference.Collin Sexton led Cleveland with 20 points on the night. He wasn’t very efficient, but Larry Nance Jr. chipped in with 15 points and 16 rebounds on just 5-of-6 shooting. Related Newslast_img read more

National Guard to Break Ground on New Facility in Tumwater

first_imgFacebook10Tweet0Pin0Submitted by Washington Military DepartmentThe Washington National Guard will break ground on its new Thurston County Readiness Center (TCRC) in a ceremony scheduled for Thursday, October 25 at 10:00 a.m. at 8303 Kimmie Street SW, Tumwater. The TCRC will replace the existing Olympia and Puyallup Armories.The TCRC will provide guardsmen from multiple units a new facility to perform their duties, to include critical training to help prepare for state and national disasters.The new building, which will be built to meet LEED Silver environmental rating standards, will include special purpose and administration areas, an assembly hall, locker rooms and shower areas, as well as support functions associated with the facility.The $35 million construction project was awarded to Pease Construction from Lakewood after evaluating a number of competitive bids. Construction of the new facility is scheduled to be complete by fall 2020.Interested media can RSVP by emailing Joseph Siemandel, State Public Affairs Officer at joseph.f.siemandel.mil@mail.mil.The citizen-soldiers and airmen of the Washington National Guard are dedicated to the mission of safeguarding lives and property in Washington State, and serving as sentinels for freedom overseas.last_img read more