Hornets vs. Knicks
7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena
TV: SportSouth Radio: WFNZ-AM 610
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Carmelo Anthony vs. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: Anthony had a knee injury that caused him to miss several games, but he came back for the game against the Milwaukee Bucks in London and has played ever since.
• After losing a franchise-record 16 consecutive games, the Knicks won back-to-back games versus the New Orleans Pelicans and Philadelphia 76ers. They hosted the Orlando Magic Friday.
• The Hornets pummeled the Knicks in New York Jan. 10, leading by 40-plus points.
• Kidd-Gilchrist has a particularly challenging weekend, guarding LeBron James and Anthony in back-to-back games.
• This is the last of four games wtih the Knicks this season. The Hornets lead the season series 2-1.
Did you know?
Despite the Knicks’ struggles on the court, all 21 home games have been sell-outs at Madison Square Garden.
|Pos, Player||PPG||RPG||Pos, Player||PPG||RPG|
|G, K. Walker||19.0||3.9||G, J. Calderon||9.3||3.3|
|G, G. Henderson||10.3||3.0||G, L. Galloway||11.3||3.3|
|F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist||9.7||7.2||F, C. Anthony||12.6||7.1|
|F, C. Zeller||7.6||5.4||F, A. Stoudemire||12.6||7.1|
|C, B. Biyombo||4.6||6.4||C, J. Smith||7.2||3.2|