New York Knicks(8-8) vs. Portland Trailblazers(12-6) Game Thread



Al Harrington and the Knicks
leads team--->17 points per game, 7 rebounds

vs.


Brandon Roy and the Trailblazers
17th in the NBA --->21.1 points, 5.1 assists


The Knicks are coming off an impressive 13 point win against the Golden State Warriors. It was a big team effort, and everyone was hot from all parts of the floor. The Knicks look to make it two in a row, as the take on the Portland Trailblazers.


The Trailblazers have been red hot. They are currently on a 4 game winning streak and have an 12-6 record, overall. They look to stay hot, as they take on the New York Knicks

Key Matchup:



Al Harrington


vs.

Lamarcus Aldridge


Al Harrington is coming off of a 36 point, 12 rebound performance.
Lamarcus Aldridge is one of the better power forwards in the Western Conference. It will be very interesting to see who comes out on top.

Player Spotlight


David Lee

Lee recorded a career-high 37 points and 21 rebounds against the Warriors,
on Saturday. Most of the damage was done inside, as Lee posted a lot of dunks and lay ups, off of missed shots. He also picked up some key rebounds which stopped the Warrior run, down the stretch.

Prediction: Knicks 112 Trailblazers 111


Starting lineups:

Knicks
PG Duhon
SG Richardson
SF Chandler
PF Harrington
C Lee

Trailblazers
PG Blake
SG Roy
SF Batum
PF Aldridge
C Oden

Video of the day:


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