The Knicks fell behind early in the game. The Knicks went on their first run


The Knicks fell behind early in the game. The Knicks went on their first run of the game, a 6-0 push at the 6:29 mark in the 1st quarter, in a 1-minute span setting the score at 21-13. The score was 32-25 after Cheick Diallo missed a layup to close the 1st quarter. Julius Randle made a shot, extending the New-York Knicks 3 point lead, a key play at the 6:41 mark in the 2nd quarter.

Ricky Rubio made a jump shot, extending the Phoenix Suns 3 point lead, a huge play with 5:01 left in the 2nd quarter. The Suns went on a 12-0 run with 5:20 left in the 2nd quarter, in a 2-minute span making it 44-55. With 2:42 left in the 2nd quarter.

Knicks went on an 8-0 run setting the score at 52-55. The score was 52-58 after Mikal Bridges missed a layup to close the 2nd quarter. Randle scored a big three-point bucket, assisted by Payton Jr., cutting the Knicks deficit to only 6 points, at the 9:47 mark in the 3rd quarter.

Great play at the 8:19 mark in the 3rd quarter as Deandre Ayton dunked from a Saric assist to open the Suns 10 point lead. RJ Barrett Jr. scored a big three-point bucket, assisted by Julius Randle, cutting the Knicks deficit to only 9 points, a big play at the 7:23 mark in the 3rd quarter.

Devin Booker led the Suns 3 minutes 10-3 push at the 8:47 mark in the 3rd quarter scoring 6 points and setting the score at 66-79. With 2:01 left in the 3rd quarter. Cameron Johnson made a three-pointer from an Okobo assist extending the Suns 12 point lead.

Okobo made a three pointer from a Baynes assist extending the Suns 13 point lead, a huge play with 38 seconds left in the 3rd quarter. The score was 79-90 after Morris Sr. missed a jump shot to finish out the 3rd quarter.

The Knicks couldn’t seem to get back into the game in the 4th quarter. With 4:57 left in the 4th quarter, the Suns went on a 10-0 run setting the score at 90-118. To finish out the game Julius Randle stole the ball from Elie Okobo as the closing score was 98-121.

Contributors for the Suns: Deandre Ayton contributed 26 points (11-of-15 FG), 6 offensive rebounds and 21 rebounds. Devin Booker contributed 29 points (9-of-17 FG). Ricky Rubio contributed 25 points (10-of-18 from the field), 13 assists and 8 rebounds. Cameron Johnson had 10 points (4-of-9 FG).

For the Knicks: Julius Randle contributed 26 points (11-of-23 FG) and 6 rebounds. Marcus Morris Sr. contributed 17 points (4-of-11 shooting). Frank Nitilkina contributed 6 assists. Mitchell Robinson had 12 points (5-of-7 FG) and 8 rebounds. Elfrid Payton Jr. had 8 points (4-of-7 shooting) and 7 assists. Both teams were at full strength today with no notable injuries.

In the last head-to-head matchup between the teams, the Knicks lost on the road. The Knicks have won only one of their last 5 games. Buy now NBA tickets at TickPick, with no extra fees.

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