Originally posted on Knicks Journal  |  Last updated 4/23/12
Baron Davis returned to the Knicks on Sunday after missing the last two games with a stomach bug. To this point in his Knicks tenure, Davis has failed to live up to any of the expectations the team had for him going into this season. In fact, as poorly as he has played thus far, that's how oh so very refreshing the play of Mike Bibby has been for the team as of late. Giving the Knicks a taste of what an efficient floor general can do with their offensive firepower, Bibby averaged 7.6 points and 6 assists in three games before Davis' return. Though none of these numbers are particularly outstanding, each one represents an upgrade from what Davis provides. What's more, the Knicks' went 2-1 with Bibby playing major minutes, and were visibly elevated under the orchestration of the veteran. Davis did assume the starting position once again upon his return (despite Bibby's strong outings), but apparently took note of the backup guard's success. Davis responded by pouring in 13...
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