By Jaret Poland, Knicks Fan Since '93
The Knicks pulled ahead against the Magic, but a flurry of injuries knocked them off their rhythm and their 25-point lead dwindled late in the fourth quarter. The team held on to escape with a win and now must regroup and assess its health before the Christmas Day showdown with Oklahoma City.
Here are my Five Takeaways from the Knicks' hard-fought victory.
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