Madison Square Garden will welcome the New York Knicks tonight into an arena with premium seating suspended from the roof, a pair of 600-square-foot video screens at the entrance and 18 fully renovated luxury suites, the results of a $1 billion makeover.
LeBron James scored 17 points to lead the two-time National Basketball Association champion Miami Heat to a 107-95 victory against the Chicago Bulls, while the Indiana Pacers topped the Orlando Magic 97-87.
LeBron James of the Miami Heat had the most popular National Basketball Association uniform worldwide and in the U.S. last season, while Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls was No. 1 in China, Europe and Latin America.
The Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics 99-90 in Game 1 of their National Basketball Association playoff series behind 38 points from Dwyane Wade , who was held to 51 points in four regular-season meetings against the reigning Eastern Conference champions.