Originally written December 01, 2012 on Knicks Journal :
What's perhaps been more frustrating than the Knicks' level (or lack) of talent over the last decade has been the team's level of consistency.Despite still putting promising players with evident upside on the court in recent years (David Lee, Jamal Crawford, Danilo Gallinari, etc.), none of these players represented winners. The Knicks of old could be seen beating a big-time team like the Celtics or Lakers one night, only to falter against a weaker team like the Bobcats the following night.There's been no consistency at all. To be a contender, one not only has to learn how to compete against the better teams in the league, but also how to put away the worse-off ones with ease on a nightly basis.If there was any reason as to why this season can and/or will be different than the frustrating ones of the past, perhaps the Knicks' consistency will be the key.With that in mind, New York took on the lowly 1-12 Wizards at the Garden on Friday night. Coming off their firs...
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