Using the other half of year coming, the brand new You are able to Knicks had an opportunity to show their fans their newly found depth was going to need to be believed with.
Following the starters permitted the 13-19 Cleveland Cavaliers to attain 61 points within the first half, it had been searching such as the Knicks were heading lower another losing path because they
were again playing poorly versus a typical team.
Coach Mike D'Antoni then visited the 2nd unit searching for a spark from the bench-plus they skyrocketed and lit a fireplace underneath the team and it is fans.
Madison Square Garden exploded as point guard Baron Davis (eight assists, zero turnovers) help orchestrate the 2nd unit's surge and switched a 12-point halftime deficit right into a 15-point lead
half way in to the 4th quarter.
Following the win, Coach D'Antoni added, "Hopefully this is the normal-situation scenario, if that is possible...to tell the truth, the past few days used, that group just started our first group's
butt every single day, therefore it wasn't different. They have been playing this way.
Throughout the run, they was brought through the scalding shooting of Steve Novak, who appeared unconscious because he hit five three-pointers within the other half.