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Venue TV TIME Madison Square Garden, New York, NY MSG 7:30 PM EST
New York Knicks
Orlando Magic Tyson Chandler - Non-Displaced Fracture of the Right Fibula (OUT) Tobias Harrison - sprained left high ankle (DAY TO DAY) Jameer Nalson - Sprained left foot (DAY TO DAY) Nikola Vucevic - sprained left ankle (DAY TO DAY)
Today in Knicks history
December 6, 1809 A History of New-York, from the Beginning of the World to The End of the Dutch Dynasty narrated by fictitious narrator Diedrich Knickerbocker was made available for sale in New York City.
March 20, 2013 New York, 10 days since its last home game, welcomed back Carmelo Anthony to the lineup with a convincing 106-94 victory over the Orlando Magic at Madison Square Garden for its second victory in a row. New York was paced by J.R. Smith’s 22 points and seven rebounds over 38 minutes. Carmelo Anthony posted 21 points and a team high eight rebounds over 33 minutes. Steve Novak added 11 points on 4-8 shooting off the bench. Orlando was led by local native Tobias Harris’ 14 points and five rebounds over 31 minutes. Andrew Nicholson recorded 14 points and three rebounds over 19 minutes. Kyle O’Quinn added 12 points and 14 rebounds. New York set the tone when Carmelo Anthony opened the game up with a pull-up triple to propel the Knicks to a quarter that saw them outscored the Magic 26-15. Orlando couldn’t come back from the early deficit as New York expanded on their lead in the third quarter when they outscored Orlando 32-19 behind seven points apiece from Smith and Anthony. With the starters watching the fourth quarter from the side, the bench closed out the Magic 106-94 at the Garden. January 30, 2013 Despite being tied after the first half, New York dominated a second half that saw the Knicks outscore the Magic 62-46 en route to a easy 106-97 victory over the Orlando Magic and Madison Square Garden. Carmelo Anthony led the way with 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists over 39 minutes. This was Anthony’s 30th consecutive 20-point performance which is a new franchise best. Tyson Chandler added 21 points and seven rebounds over 32 minutes. Raymond Felton recorded 15 points and nine assists with zero turnovers over 31 minutes. Orlando was led by J.J. Redick’s 29 points on 9-14 shooting from the field over 36 minutes. Jameer Nelson posted 21 points and nine assists over 35 minutes.