Originally posted on Knicks Journal  |  Last updated 3/23/13
The Knicks have struggled to achieve consistent winning ways over the years. This season's barrage of ongoing injuries have certainly not made it any easier to do so.But regardless of the circumstances, Mike Woodson and his squad have kept a number of different things in mind as they look to secure their place at the top of the Atlantic Division. Emerging as a division leader becomes much easier if a squad a) protects home court and/or b) continues to defeat the weaker teams in the league they're expected to take down.Though the Knicks had already fallen to the Raptors twice earlier this season, they made sure they wouldn't quite strike out on a called third strike. Still without Tyson Chandler for the few days, New York all the while managed to defeat the Raps in Toronto by a score of 99-94 on Friday evening.The Knicks didn't exactly play their best brand of basketball. The Raptors even went on to outscore the visiting team considerably in the second half. That said, it just simply...
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