Found May 07, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
It wasn’t just salt on a rim that left a bitter taste in the mouths of Knicks fans on Cinco de Mayo. After an ugly final three games against the Boston Celtics in Round 1, the Knicks kept their rocky play going in Game 1 against the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. The Knicks lost 102-95 in a sloppy game where Melo shot 10-28 and J.R. Smith shot 4-15, however in Game 2, “The Game of Adjustments” (The more important game) The Knicks showed why they finished ahead of the Pacers and why they are the team to beat this series. Mike Woodson made sure that the team made improvements containing the NBA’s Most Improved Player, Paul George on the perimeter and Roy Hibbert down low. The Knicks responded to these adjustments and made big plays on the defensive end. They were forcing turnovers and turning them into points which allowed them to rely less on the three-pointer, which for this “Live by the three, Die by the three” team has been dying of late. Towards the end of the second half the Pacers ...
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