Heck of a switch by Jerami Grant. Stopped Larkin from driving off that pick, then blocked his three point attempt. Gives Grant 5 blocks.
Good news for Knicks is after return in London Carmelo not on the injury report. Amar'e is questionable, Larkin probable and Bargs - out.
Knicks say Shane Larkin has a sprained left ankle - won't return. ... To the game. He can come home.
Not that it matters, but Knicks getting abused on D even worse than usual, as Bucks keep posting up Shane Larkin w multiple guards.
In London Knicks starters are Carmelo, Amar'e, Calderon, Larkin and Smith. As Taylor Swift would say, "Welcome to (fill in the blank)."
Knicks starters tonight: Calderon, Larkin, Carmelo, Jason Smith and Amar'e.
Knicks starters: Anthony, Stoudemire, Jason Smith, Calderon, Larkin.
Calderon, Larkin, Melo, Jason Smith and Amare to start tonight.
The risk in not picking up Larkin's option is him playing better than expected. If he does, NYK would only be able to offer him max of $1.6M
That little hesitation move Larkin just pulled was great. Would love to see him incorporate more change of pace moves like that.
Shane Larkin brought the question to my mind
Larkin starting place of JR, which is confirmation that the deal is happening
Shane Larkin: "We can't blame everything on the triangle. We just have to go out & play hard. The last couple games, we've been outhustled."
Larkin, on criticism abt NYK still isolating too much: "If you have Melo on your tm & you don't ISO X amt of times, you aren't very smart."
There's 20,000 for Melo. Hits a triple off a pass from Shane Larkin that puts him at 20,002 points for his career. 40th player to reach 20K.