Portland Trail Blazers defeat New York Knicks, 118-90

PORTLAND - Al Harrington is a beaten man.

He has a bum shoulder that will likely require offseason surgery - hey, there is a price to pay for all that shooting - and a battered psyche that is the result of nearly two full years of losing.

"I can't do this no more," Harrington says. "It's very tough. Very tough."

Harrington still maintains that his preference is to re-sign with the Knicks. The New Jersey product is close to team president Donnie Walsh and wants to exp...

PORTLAND - Al Harrington became the latest Knick casualty, dropping to the court with a sprained left ankle that knocked him out of Wednesday night's game.

At this rate, Mike D'Antoni might finish the season with five healthy bodies and his team might not win another game. The beaten down, going-through-the-motions Knicks were thoroughly outclassed Wednesday night, losing, 118-90, to the Portland Trail Blazers at Rose Garden.

The loss was the Knicks' third straight, ...