Tonight’s Eastern Conference matchup with Orlando is equally important as Sunday’s win over Miami. I know, I know, every game counts, but facing another possible first round opponent with the new look roster is especially momentous. There isn’t much to say in breaking Knicks related news that we didn’t cover yesterday; right now, I’ll let the links do the talking:
* Tonight’s game isn’t crucial, but this stretch of schedule is.
* Just as New York’s ramping up for the tough road ahead, Orlando realizes they need to stay afloat and reaffirm their Eastern Conference supremacy.
* If you’re a betting man, the Knicks might not be your pick tonight.
* So goes the culture of today’s NBA, should small market teams have something legitimate to worry about?
* A brief rundown of last night’s news and notes all across the league.
* Is there a slight overreaction to the Knicks defensive performance on Sunday night?
* A touching sendoff to fallen soldiers Eddy Curry and Timofey Mozgov.
* Are the Nets a bigger threat than first realized?
* People want to dress like Carmelo Anthony.
* Another piece on Anthony Carter from our friends over at The Knicks Blog.
* Forget about the three stars, how does everyone else fit into a championship seeking puzzle?
* More on the Mozgov wedding. You better grab a seat for this one.