The New York Knicks will face the Los Angeles Lakers on the road Sunday at 9:30 p.m.
According to STATS:
- The Knicks defeated the Lakers 99-95 in New York on November 8. Their 101-94 victory at Staples Center on March 12 of last season snapped the Knicks' seven-game road losing streak in this series.
- The Lakers are 2-33 (.057) this season when they allow their opponent to shoot 48+ percent from the field, compared to 12-19 (.387) when they hold their opponent below 48 percent.
- Kobe Bryant has scored 20 or more points in each of his last 11 home games versus the Knicks (he sat out the last two times the teams have met in Los Angeles).
- D'Angelo Russell is 21-for-50 (.420) from behind the three-point arc so far this month. Entering this weekend, those 21 3PM were tied with Damian Lillard for the most in the NBA for the month of March.