Back in New York, the Knicks take on Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, and the Pelicans on Sunday afternoon.
The Knicks’ ended 2017 with a nail-biter away from the Garden versus the twin towers of New Orleans. With a winning home record (15–8), the squad looks to steer this shaky ship back on course the Pelicans make their way to the city.
Two weeks into the new year, the Knicks have fallen into a slump as a team without their big off-season acquisition Tim Hardaway Jr. Having started off shocking many with a lot of promise and focus, they’re currently in the 10th spot in the East. Hardaway Jr. made his debut off the bench earlier in the week. Playing with a minutes restriction, it’s possible that Junior can return to the starting lineup this afternoon.
Without Hardaway Jr., the offense has looked predictable. At times, guys were already mentally headed