Knicks SG Tim Hardaway Jr. (leg injury) missed his initial diversion of a season. He is averaging 17.8 points, second on a team. Hardaway’s damage was not announced until before a game.
PF Kristaps Porzingis missed his third diversion of a season, a 29th deficiency of his three-year NBA career, as he battled an ankle damage and an illness, reported to be a flu. New York has left 0-3 in his deficiency this season.
G Damyean Dotson got a start in place of an harmed Tim Hardaway Jr. The rookie scored only dual points.