The New York Knicks face the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday at 7 p.m. at Wells Fargo Center. Kristaps Porzingis will start at center with Willy Hernangomez (ankle) out.
According to STATS:
- Both games between in this series this season have been one-point contests decided by a game-winning shot in the final :01; T.J. McConnell hit a jumper at the buzzer in the 76ers' 98-97 win and Carmelo Anthony drained a shot with 0.3 left in New York's 110-109 victory. Since at least 2002-03, no teams have played three straight one-point games against each other in the same season with the game-winning shot coming in the final :01 of the contest.
- With their victory over the Magic on Wednesday, the Knicks improved to 9-2 this season when holding their opponent to fewer than 100 points.