(26-44) - (29-40)
Venue TV TIME Madison Square Garden, New York, NY MSG 7:30 PM EST
New York Knicks
Cleveland Cavaliers Andrea Bargnani - Torn Ligament, Left Elbow (OUT) Anthony Bennett - Left patellar tendon strain (OUT) Kenyon Martin - Post-surgery, right foot (OUT) Luol Deng - Left ankle sprain (GAME-TIME DECISION) Carrick Felix (left patellar stress fracture (OUT) Sergey Karasev - Right knee patellar tendonitis (OUT) Kyrie Irving - Left biceps strain (OUT) C.J. Miles - Left ankle sprain (OUT)
Today in Knicks history
March 23, 1965 Willis Reed is named NBA Rookie of The Year, giving the Knicks the first individual award in team history.
March 8, 2014 New York continued its streaks of hot starts, taking a 58-50 lead into halftime, after holding off a late Cavaliers run, New York defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 107-97 at Quicken Loans Arena to extend its three-game winning streak. Carmelo Anthony led the New York Knicks with 26 points, seven rebounds and four assists over 39 minutes. Amar’e Stoudemire posted 17 points and 12 rebounds over 28 minutes for his third doubledouble of the season. Tyson Chandler posted 15 points and 11 rebounds over 37 minutes for his 14th double-double of the season. Chandler has posted 11 straight double-figure rebounding performances. Kyrie Irving paced the Cleveland Cavaliers with 30 points, eight assists and eight rebounds over 43 minutes. Spencer Hawes posted 21 points and 10 rebounds over 36 minutes for a double-double. Jarrett Jack added 12 points. January 30, 2014 New York continued its dominance on its current winning streak as they completely controlled the game as they cruised to a 117-86 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Carmelo Anthony posted 29 points and five rebounds over 30 minutes. Tim Hardaway Jr. recorded a career-high 29 points on 11-17 including 6-12 from downtown. The six triples tied a Knicks rookie record for three-pointers made in a single game. This was the fourth straight game in which Hardaway Jr. recorded double-figures. J.R. Smith added 19 points over 35 minutes. Kyrie Irving paced the Cavaliers with 24 points and six rebounds over 39 minutes. Luol Deng added 13 points and 11 rebounds.