When: 9:00 PM
Where: US Airways Center
Network: MSG, NBA TV
Starting Lineups (Subject To Change)
PG: Goran Dragic
SG: Shannon Brown
PF: Luis Scola
C: Marcin Gortat
PG: Jason Kidd
SG: Ronnie Brewer
SF: James White
PF: Kurt Thomas
C: Tyson Chandler
The Knicks continue their three game Western Conference swing tonight, as they take on the Phoenix Suns in the second game of a back to back. This is the second and final time the Knicks will play the Suns this season. The Knicks defeated the Suns 106-99 on December 2nd at Madison Square Garden.
Raymond Felton, Carmelo Anthony and, Rasheed Wallace are all out tonight with injuries. Felton has a sprained right pinky, Melo’s has a hyperextended knee and Wallace is out again with the stress reaction in his foot. Steve Novak will play tonight.
Five Questions About Tonight’s Game
- Where will the Knicks go for offense with Melo and Felton out?
- Can Ronnie Brewer step up and break out of his prolonged slump?
- How will the Suns try to take advantage of a short handed Knicks team?
- Other than J.R. Smith, who on the bench will score for the Knicks?
- Who will score more? James White or Chris Copeland?