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Venue TV TIME Madison Square Garden, New York, NY MSG 8:00 PM EST
New York Knicks
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Today in Knicks history
March 19, 1987 Gerald Wilkins scores 34 points in 44 minutes off the bench to lead Knicks to 111-105 (OT) win over Indiana at Madison Square Garden.
January 16, 2014 After a great first quarter- New York shot 12-25 (.480) and scored 31 points behind 18 points from Carmelo Anthony- New York was outscored 87-58 over the final three quarters as the Knicks were dominated in a 117-89 playoff rematch by the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. New York was paced by Carmelo Anthony’s 28 points and seven rebounds over 31 minutes. Tyson Chandler posted 13 points and a team high nine rebounds over 26 minutes. J.R. Smith added 12 points off the bench. Indiana was led by Lance Stephenson’s 28 points, four rebounds and four assists over 35 minutes. Paul George recorded 25 points, seven rebounds and three assists over 33 minutes. November 20, 2014 In a rematch of last season’s Eastern Conference second round playoff series, Indiana outlasted New York in overtime behind All-Star Paul George’s late game heroics as the Knicks fell again to the Pacers 103-96 at an energized Garden. Carmelo Anthony paced the Knicks with 30 points and a season high 18-rebounds over 42 minutes. J.R. Smith had his best game of the season with 21 points and five rebounds off the bench. Beno Udrih added 19 points eight rebounds and four assists over 38 minutes. Indiana was led by George’s 35 points, five rebounds and four assists over 49 minutes. George Hill posted 23 points, eight rebounds and three assists over 43 minutes. David West added 10 points and 10 rebounds.