(9-21) - (25-7)
Venue TV TIME AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX MSG 8:30 PM EST
New York Knicks
San Antonio Spurs Carmelo Anthony - Sprained Left Ankle (PROB) Pablo Prigioni - Hairline fracture of right great toe (OUT) Raymond Felton - Strained Right Groin (DOUBT) Metta World Peace - Sore Left Knee (OUT)
Today in Knicks history
January 2, 2006 Knicks defeat the Phoenix Suns 140-133 in the first triple overtime thriller at the present Garden. Knicks are led by four scorers with at least 20 points: Stephon Marbury 32, Jamal Crawford 29, David Lee 23 and Eddy Curry, 20.
November 10, 2013 New York was steam rolled by the San Antonio Spurs 120-89 on a Sunday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Carmelo Anthony led the way with 16 points and eight rebounds over 35 minutes. Andrea Bargnani recorded 16 points over 26 minutes. Metta World Peace added 13 points off the bench. San Antonio was led by Long Island native Danny Green’s 24 points on 6-9 shooting from downtown and 10 rebounds over 23 mintues. Tony Parker posted 17 points and six assist over 26 minutes. Kawhi Leonard added 18 points off the bench.
January 3, 2013 New York swept the season series with the San Antonio Spurs with a 100-83 victory at Madison Square Garden. New York was paced by Carmelo Anthony’s 23 points and eight rebounds over 36 minutes. J.R. Smith recorded 20 points on 9-17 shooting and grabbed five rebounds over 27 minutes. San Antonio was led by Tim Duncan’s 11 points and six rebounds over 24 minutes. Tony Parker added 11 points and six assists over 24 minutes.