After playing hero last night in Washington, D.C., Burke and the Knicks hit the road again in Charlotte for a duel with Willy and the Hornets.
Ntilikina scored a rookie-high and Hornacek gives Jack time to shine in a rolling win over Kemba and the Hornets, breaking New York’s nine-game losing streak.
The Knicks try to to extend a five-game winning streak against Kemba Walker and the Charlotte Hornets.
Steve Clifford’s well-oiled machine dominated on the glass and from three-point range for most of the game… Then another KP-led comeback ignited the Garden faithful, erasing a double-digit deficit to put the win streak at three. Kristaps Porzingis was emphatic. For the outside observer, it was difficult to determine whether Porzingis, called for a personal on a Cody Zeller’s floater in the second quarter, was simply mad at the official’s foul call, or he was exclaiming his elite rim protection skills in the face of another, puny try from an…