4 Facts to Know For Knicks-Rockets

Riding a three-game winning streak, the Knicks look to keep it going tonight, as they play host to James Harden and the Houston Rockets.

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1 Unicorn Alert

Check out all the highlights from Kristaps Porzingis' career-high 38-point night.

What else is there to say about Kristaps Porzingis? The Knicks’ franchise player is simply dominating the NBA and is coming off a career-high 38 points Monday against the Nuggets.

Through six games, the “Unicorn” is averaging 29.3 points per game, 8.3 rebounds and 1.7 blocks.

2 Can't Deter Kanter

Acquired in a blockbuster trade just before Training Camp, Enes Kanter has paid immediate dividends for the Knicks.

The center is averaging a double-double through six games this season – 14.2 points per game and 10.5 rebounds.

3 Veteran Savvy

A big reason for the Knicks’ resurgence has been the play of veteran point guard Jarrett Jack. Since being inserted into the starting lineup, the Knicks are 3-0.

Jack recorded a season-high 10 assists Monday against the Nuggets.

4 Battling the "Beard"

Knicks defenders will have their eyes all locked in on James Harden, the Rockets’ superstar guard.

In 15 career games against the Knicks, Harden is averaging 26.2 points per game, 6.1 rebounds and 6.5 assists.