Phoenix Suns 129 - New York Knicks 121
STAT rises over a trio of Suns defenders.
Stat Of The GameAmar'e Stoudemire recorded a season-high 41 points, marking the first time he eclipsed the 40-point mark as a Knick.
Turning PointA Danilo Gallinari trey tied the game at 106 apiece with 5:28 remaining. After the teams exchanged possessions without scoring, Steve Nash buried a triple of his own followed by a Grant Hill bucket to give Phoenix a 111-106 lead. Overall, the Suns outscored the Knicks 23 to 15.
Quote Of The Game
“22-18 is not a lot especially with a lot of good teams in the East this year. We are trying to make the playoffs so we have to make runs.” --Wilson Chandler