4 Facts to Know for Knicks-Suns

The Knicks play host to Devin Booker and the Phoenix Suns tonight at the World’s Most Famous Arena.

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1 Pick Pocket

Frank Ntilikina was an absolute menace on the defensive end against the Rockets, notching 5 steals in 26 minutes off the bench. This puts him at 8th in the league overall in steals per game at 2.

Can the rookie from France keep this up against another premier guard in Devin Booker?

2 Familiar Face

Tyson Chandler was a defensive anchor for the Knicks from 2011 – 2014.

During those seasons, Chandler was an NBA All-Star, All-NBA Third Team, NBA Defensive Player of the Year, NBA All-Defensive First Team, and NBA All-Defensive Second Team.

He will be a tough test for the Knicks’ frontcourt.

3 Dynamic Big Duo

Kristaps Porzingis and Enes Kanter have been a force on the offensive end, with the Unicorn 3rd in the league in points per game at 27.9, and Kanter 5th in the league in offensive rebounds at 3.9.

Look for the two skyscrapers to rack up the points and rebounds against Phoenix.

4 Block Party

Porzingis currently sits with 11 blocks on the season, giving him an average of 1.6 rejections per game!

Will we see some highlight material as the big man attempts to protect The Garden from Devin Booker?