Five Takeaways From The Victory Over The Celtics

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D Was The Key

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Hounding, relentless defense on the part of the Knicks kept them in the game when their shots were not falling.  Carmelo Anthony had seven defensive rebounds, while Chandler and J.R. Smith both had six. Stoudemire, in limited minutes, grabbed five. It was a total team defensive effort, precisely what Coach Woodson was looking for.

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