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Team Leaders
  • Carmelo Anthony
    points 23.9
  • Amar'e Stoudemire
    rebounds 7.4
  • Jose Calderon
    assists 4.3
  • Shane Larkin
    steals 1.3
  • Amar'e Stoudemire
    blocks 1.1
Team Leaders
  • James Harden
    points 26.8
  • Dwight Howard
    rebounds 11.8
  • James Harden
    assists 6.6
  • Trevor Ariza
    steals 2.0
  • Dwight Howard
    blocks 1.7
Where They Stand

BY DAVID KOLB, MSG.com -- Tonight, the Knicks host the Houston Rockets for the final of two meetings meeting this season. In the first contest, the Knicks fell to the Rockets, 91-86, on November 24 at the Toyota Center in Houston. The Knicks look to rebound tonight after coming up short Wednesday in Washington, 101-91, while the Rockets look to make it two-in-a-row after defeating Cleveland, 105-93, in their previous contest. 

  • Streak

    L-13
    Knicks
    W-1
    Rockets
  • Current Record

    5-33
    Knicks
    24-11
    Rockets
  • Home/Road Splits

    3-15
    Knicks Home
    12-5
    Rockets Road
POWER MATCH UP OF THE NIGHT PRESENTED BY VOLKSWAGEN

Cole Aldrich scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds in 32 minutes of action Wednesday in Washington. With the departure of Samuel Dalembert, Aldrich will now become more of a fixture in the paint for the Knicks. He will have his hands full tonight, as he matches up against Rockets center Dwight Howard. Howard scored 17 points and pulled down a season-high 19 rebounds in 37 minutes versus the Cavaliers on Wednesday. Howard has three straight double-doubles, and is averaging 17.7 points and 11.8 rebounds per game this season.

Cole Aldrich
Cole Aldrich #45 Center
  • PTS: 6.0
  • REB: 4.9
  • BLK: 0.9
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Dwight Howard
Dwight Howard #12 Center
  • BLK: 1.7
  • REB: 11.8
  • PTS: 17.7
Game Changers Presented by Sprite
Jose Calderon
Jose Calderon #3 Point Guard

Jose Calderon scored 17 points and added four rebounds, three assists and one steal in Wednesday's loss to the Wizards. Calderon has been impressive for two straight games now, after scoring 13 points and dishing six assists on Monday in Memphis.

James Harden
James Harden #13 Shooting Guard

James Harden had a solid game Wednesday in Houston's win over Cleveland, scoring 21 points while adding seven rebounds and nine assists. Its been five games since Harden has missed a foul shot, as he’s gone 21-21 during that stretch.

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Tonight's Channel Information
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Knicks Channel Listings

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Looking Back:

The Knicks lost, 101-91, to the Washington Wizards Wednesday. Re-live some of New York's recent meetings versus the Rockets below:

Rockets vs Knicks
1/3/2014 Away
Rockets
Knicks
102 100
Knicks vs Rockets
11/14/2013 Home
Knicks
Rockets
106 109
Knicks vs Rockets
12/17/2012 Home
Knicks
Rockets
96 109
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