Originally written on Knicks Journal  |  Last updated 12/26/12
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In the spirit of the holiday season, this post is going to have a bit of a personal note sprinkled in, with of course, some heavy Knicks analysis to follow.Dedicated to concentrating on and spending time with my family for Christmas Day, I didn't have the opportunity to watch much of the Knicks-Lakers afternoon contest live. That's the bad news.The good news is, however, that in a house that was otherwise filled with diehard hockey fans, there has no NHL action to be seen. The Knickerbockers and their dreadful bleeding orange jerseys came onto the TV, because of the simple desire to watch some form of competition on the holiday.With family, I caught a good part of the fourth quarter, including the game's final minutes. Though I've since watched the rest of the game back, a simple decision by Coach Mike Woodson with the game on the line still stands out in my mind today.That decision was not to foul, with the Knicks down three points, and 29.5 seconds still remaining on the clock. Wi...
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