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Venue TV TIME Target Center, Minneapolis, MN MSG 8:00 PM EST
New York Knicks
Minnesota Timberwolves Andrea Bargnani - Strained Right Hamstring (OUT) Nikola Pekovic -Sprained right wrist (OUT) Jose Calderon - Strained Right Calf (OUT) Ricky Rubio -Sprained left ankle (OUT) Cleanthony Early - Injured Right Knee (OUT) Ronny Turiaf -Sore right hip (OUT) Thaddeus Young - Personal reasons (OUT)
Today in Knicks history
November 19th, 1996 Patrick Ewing becomes the 23rd player in NBA history to reach the 20,000 career point mark in the Knicks 92-88 win at Orlando. He finishes the night with 24 points and 16 rebounds
March 5, 2014 New York jumped out of the gates early grabbing a 38-24 lead after 12 minutes but this time was able to close the game out as they cruised to a 118-106 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center to snap its seven-game losing streak. Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks with 33 points, five rebounds and five assists over 43 minutes. Raymond Felton put together one of his best games of the season with 18 points, eight assists and three rebounds over 31 minutes. This was the first time this season that all five New York starters finished the night in double-figure points. Minnesota was paced by Kevin Love’s19 points and eight rebounds over 36 minutes. Ricky Rubio posted 11 points, eight assists, and six rebounds over 32 minutes. November 3, 2013 New York fell behind fast and early as they were dealt a 40-19 deficit after the first quarter and things stayed the same the rest of the way as the Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the New York Knicks 109-100 at the Garden. Carmelo Anthony paced the Knicks with 22 points and 17 rebounds over 44 minutes. Andrea Bargnani posted 14 points and three rebounds over 19 minutes. Iman Shumpert added 12 points. Kevin Love led the Wolves with 34 points and 15 rebounds over 41 minutes. Kevin Martin recorded 30 points on 9-12 shooting over 36 minutes. Nikola Pekovic added 11 points and 12 rebounds over 41 minutes.