Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 10/31/13
The good news is that the Knicks played damn near perfect in the first half, looking a lot like last year's team. The bad news is the Knicks played terribly in the second half, looking a lot like last year's team. Even with a win at home over the Bucks to start the season, they have convinced me of only one thing: They aren't there yet. A 25 point lead at halftime disappearing means you took your foot off the gas pedal and dozed off. Coach Mike Woodson will need to nip that in the bud from now. New York needs to find a consistency that can avoid roller-coaster endings. Milwaukee managed to chip away and eventually gain the lead in the fourth quarter before Tyson Chandler came to the rescue and made a couple huge plays on both ends of the court, including a monster block to deal a victory. It came down to sloppy ball play. New York led the league last year, averaging only 12 turnovers and never having more than 20. Wednesday night they turned it over 22 times --14 in the second h...
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