Houston Rockets 104 - New York Knicks 89
Toney Douglas supplied a lift off the bench with 13 points.
Stat Of The GameThe Knicks continued to struggle on the offensive end, as the league's highest scoring team netted only 89 points.
Turning PointThe Knicks came out blazing in the fourth quarter, cutting a double-digit deficit to just five early in the frame. However, the Knicks offensive struggles came back to haunt them as they hit only four field goals over the final 10:44 to suffer the loss.
Quote Of The Game
“We just tried to make every shot hard whether it was a contested three or in the paint...Amar'e is a load. He is having an MVP type season. I just wanted to take away his space, beat him to the spot and make him shoot over me.” --Chuck Hayes