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New York Knicks
New Orleans Pelicans Shane Larkin - Sprained Left Ankle (QUEST) Jrue Holiday - right ankle inflammation (QUEST) Amar’e Stoudemire - Sore Right Knee (QUEST) Anthony Davis - Left toe sprain (QUEST) Andrea Bargnani - Strained Right Calf (DOUBT) - - -
Today in Knicks history
January 19, 1998 Knicks record 21st consecutive win over the Celtics with a 98-92 win at the Garden on Martin Luther King Day. Allan Houston and Chris Mills score 23 points apiece.
December 9, 2014 New Orleans pushed a 77-73 lead to 83-73 over the first two minutes of the fourth quarter en route to a 104-93 victory over the New York Knicks at the Smoothie Kings Center. Amar’e Stoudemire posted 26 points on 11-18 shooting and five rebounds over 32 minutes. This was Stoudemire’s highest point total in a game since he posted 27 points on 11-15 shooting in Mar. 9, 2012 loss @ MIL. Carmelo Anthony recorded 17 points and a team high eight rebounds over 39 minutes. Tyreke Evans paced the Pelicans with 27 points on 11-15 shooting and six assists over 34 minutes. Anthony Davis posted 18 points and eight rebounds over 33 minutes. Omer Asik added 16 points and 14 rebounds. February 19, 2014 After allowing a 13-point lead slip away in the fourth-quarter, Carmelo Anthony took over as he scored eight of the Knicks final 10 points of the game as he willed New York to a 98-91 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King Center. Anthony led the Knicks with 42 points- 16-29 FG- and four rebounds over 40 minutes. Tim Hardaway Jr. continued his stellar play with 16 points off the bench over 36 minutes. J.R. Smith posted a much needed 19 points- 7-13 FG- and five rebounds over 40 minutes. New Orleans was paced by Eric Gordon’s 28 points and four rebounds over 35 minutes. Anthony Davis added 14 points and 10 rebounds. Austin Rivers recorded 14 points off the bench.