Bobcats vs. Knicks
7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610
|Pos., Player||Ppg||Rpg||Pos., Player||Ppg||Rpg|
|G, K. Walker||18.5||3.3||G, P. Prigioni||4.0||2.3|
|G, G. Henderson||11.5||3.8||G, R. Felton||13.0||2.3|
|F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist||10.3||6.3||F, C. Anthony||21.0||11.0|
|F, J. McRoberts||6.5||3.8||F, A. Bargnani||9.7||2.0|
|C, B. Biyombo||4.0||6.8||C, TBD|
Matchup to Watch
Carmelo Anthony vs. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Jeff Taylor: Bobcats coach Steve Clifford likes that he has a variety of solid wing defenders. He needed them all in dealing with Anthony, who scored 32 on the Bobcats Tuesday in New York.
• The Knicks are scrambling to adjust how they’ll play without centerTyson Chandler
, who is out several weeks with a broken bone in his right leg. It happened in a collision with Bobcats point guardKemba Walker
• With Chandler out, 7-footerAndrea Bargnani
might play more center after starting at power forward with Knicks.
• The Bobcats have now gone four games withoutAl Jefferson
, out with an ankle sprain. Jefferson did some light shooting before the Knicks game in New York.
• The Knicks have been without shooting guardJ.R. Smith
, serving a suspension for violating the NBA’s substance-abuse policy.
• Knicks rookieTim Hardaway Jr.
is the son of the former star point guard for the Miami Heat.
Did you know?
Anthony and Hall of Famer Bernard King are the only two Knicks to lead the NBA in scoring for a season.