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Venue TV TIME Madison Square Garden, New York, NY MSG 7:30 PM EST
New York Knicks
Utah Jazz Andrea Bargnani - Torn Ligament, Left Elbow (OUT) Kenyon Martin - Sore left ankle (OUT)
Today in Knicks history
March 7, 1992 Knicks record the 1,000th home victory in franchise history with a 107-78 win over Charlotte. In the win, they grab 75 rebounds, 52 (franchise record) of which come on the defensive end.
March 18, 2013 New York clamped down on defense in the second half, holding the Utah Jazz to 39 points on 13-45 shooting from the field (.289) as they snapped a four-game losing streak to end their five-game road trip with a 90-83 victory over the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. New York was led by J.R. Smith’s 20 points and five rebounds over 31 minutes. Raymond Felton posted 19 points and four assists over 42 minutes. Chris Copeland added 14 points over 31 minutes. Utah was paced by Gordon Hayward’s 17 points and three assists over 37 minutes. Al Jefferson recorded 10 points and 11 rebounds over 31 minutes. New York held onto its one-game lead over the Brooklyn Nets for the Atlantic Division. March 9, 2013 New York outscored Utah 55-38 in the first half and they cruised to a 113-84 victory over the Utah Jazz on a Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. New York was led by J.R. Smith’s 24 points on 10-18 shooting and six rebounds over 28 minutes. Steve Novak came off the bench to add a season high 20 points on 5-10 from downtown over 26 minutes. Raymond Felton posted 15 points and four assists. Utah was paced by Alec Burks’ 14 points over 27 minutes. Gordon Hayward recorded 13 points and five rebounds over 28 minutes.