New York Knicks at Los Angeles Lakers
12 Noon Pacific time / 3:00 PM Eastern Time
Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA.
TV: National: ABC
Line: Los Angeles Lakers -4
Los Angeles Lakers: 13-14, 11th in the Western Conference
New York Knicks: 20-7, 2nd in the Eastern Conference
Record vs. each other (2012-13 season): Knicks 1-0 vs. Lakers
- The Knicks beat the Lakers in their fist match up at Madison Square Garden, 116-107. Carmelo scored 30 points in just 22 minutes before leaving the game for good due to injury.
- Lakers have won 4 in a row and look to return to the .500 mark with a win today.
- Nash will play in his second game since returning from injury. Nash scored 12 points and had 9 assists in his 1st game back, a win against the Golden State Warriors.
- Kobe has scored 30 or more points in 8 straights games.
- Knicks haven’t played away from Madison Square Garden since 12/11. The Knicks are 8-5 on the road this season but have won 4 of their last 5 road games.
– Fern Rea “@fullcourtfern”