The New York Knicks stayed alive in the playoffs with an 85-75 home win against the Indiana Pacers, while the San Antonio Spurs reached the Western Conference finals with a series-clinching victory at Golden State.
Carmelo Anthony had 21 points and the New York Knicks survived a late Boston rally to win 88-80 and wrap up their first-round National Basketball Association series against the Boston Celtics on the third try.
Kevin Garnett had 16 points and 18 rebounds as the Boston Celtics avoided National Basketball Association postseason elimination for the second straight game with a 92-86 victory last night at the New York Knicks.
CommVault Systems Inc.’s sales growth from data-management software could be enough to spur companies such as International Business Machines Corp. to pursue what would be the industry’s most expensive deal in a decade.
Hershey Co.’s newly named interim chief executive officer, John Bilbrey , may emerge as the best candidate for the permanent job because the trust that controls the candy maker could scare off outsiders.