Utah Jazz 131 - New York Knicks 125
Bill Walker puts in two of his 20 first half points.
Stat Of The GameShawne Williams scored a career-high 25 points, 16 of which came in the third quarter. He also shot 7-8 from downtown.
Turning PointAfter trailing by as many as 16, the Knicks cut Utah's lead to just two after a Wilson Chandler turn around jumper. Unfortunately, Deron Williams rattled off four straight points to give the Jazz a 100-94 lead that they would not relinquish.
Quote Of The Game
"They [Bill Walker and Shawne Williams] were shooting unbelievable. In the long run hopefully it helps with Gallo being out. We gained another player in Walker in the rotation." --Mike D'Antoni