New York Knicks defeat Washington Wizards, 107-85

Knicks 107, Wizards 85 If Mike D'Antoni had his way, Nate Robinson would be on the next flight out of town, if not sooner.

And if there were room for two more, D'Antoni would gladly hand Larry Hughes and Al Harrington one-way tickets.

But with the Knicks' season teetering on irrelevance, D'Antoni's stubborn side gave way to his practical side. And in a stunning turn of events, it was one of D'Antoni's favorites - point guard Chris Duhon - who was exiled, perhaps for ...

Larry Hughes' thick beard isn't so much a fashion statement as it is a sign of frustration.

Apparently, the veteran guard has no plans of trimming his facial hair until he is traded, released or is playing regularly again for the Knicks, the latter of which Hughes is convinced will never happen.

"I'm not going to play," he said in a whisper. "I know that."

Hughes seems more distraught and confused than angry following a month that saw him log 15 minutes over two g...