Patrick Ewing will not play as New York faces elimination by the Miami Heat in Game 4. "Again, I don't know how much I can say this: He's not playing in this series. I'm not sure why no one will accept that answer," coach Jeff Van Gundy said after the Knicks practiced for tonight's game.
TAR HEEL TO ANNOUNCE PLANS: Vince Carter has scheduled a news conference at 4:15 p.m. today to say whether he will leave North Carolina a year early. The 6-foot-7 Carter averaged 15.6 points and shot 59 percent. His teammate, national player of the year Antawn Jamison, announced Monday that he would forgo his senior season and enter the draft.