It'll be a tough week ahead for both the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets, who face a pair of challenging games in the coming days. The Knicks will host the Trailblazers and Spurs, while the Nets visit San Antonio and Oklahoma City.
Despite beating Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon, the New York Giants were eliminated from the NFC playoff race when the Bears beat the Lions in Detroit. New York finished the regular season at 9-7 overall.
After early struggles, the Cincinnati Bearcats held on to beat Syracuse 35-24 in the Queen City. Running back George Winn finished the game with three rushing touchdowns and another one through the air for the Bearcats.