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Injury Report
New York Knicks
Detroit Pistons
Metta World Peace - Sore Left Knee (OUT) Rodney Stuckey - Sore shoulder (DAY TO DAY
Pablo Prigioni - Hairline fracture of right great toe (QUEST)
Raymond Felton - Strained Right Groin (PROB)
Tyson Chandler - Upper Respiratory Infection (QUEST)

Today in Knicks history
January 5, 2004

Knicks defeat Washington 103-87 at Madison Square Garden, marking the 28th consecutive game that they held an opponent under 100 points, tying a post-shot- clock NBA record.

Recent meetings
November 19, 2013 New York saw the game turn in the Pistons favor in the third quarter when they were outscored 28-20 and the Knicks were never able to recover as they were defeated by the Detroit Pistons 92-86 at the Palace of Auburn Hills. The loss snapped a seven-game winning streak versus the Pistons. The Knicks were paced by Carmelo Anthony’s 25 points and seven rebounds over 37minutes. J.R. Smith posted 18 points on 7-15 shooting over 34 minutes. Detroit was led by Rodney Stuckey’s 21 points off the bench. Detroit’s two big men both chipped in double-doubles as Greg Monroe recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds and Andre Drummond posted 13 points and 11 rebounds.