Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • NY 51.4
    • 48.7 MEM
  • Three Point %

    • NY 26.3
    • 33.3 MEM
  • Turnovers

    • NY 13
    • 14 MEM
  • Rebounds

    • NY 39
    • 46 MEM

Game Information

FedExForum
,
  • Memphis, TN
  • Line: MEM -5.0
Attendance: 17,516
97%
Capacity: 18,119
Referees: Nick Buchert, Ed Malloy, Brian Forte
11/17/2012 Associated Press

Undefeated no more: Knicks fall in Memphis

Zach Randolph had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 24 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies handed the New York Knicks their first loss of the season with a 105-95 victory Friday night.

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Knicks2524182895
Grizzlies29253120105

Game Flow

NY
MEM
0:00 - 4th Quarter

NY

95

MEM

105

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Carmelo Anthony misses 19-foot jumper
  • Raymond Felton makes 20-foot jumper (Ronnie Brewer assists)
  • Carmelo Anthony makes driving layup
  • Ronnie Brewer makes dunk (Carmelo Anthony assists)
  • Carmelo Anthony makes 26-foot three point jumper (Jason Kidd assists)
  • Carmelo Anthony misses driving layup
  • Raymond Felton makes 20-foot jumper
  • Rasheed Wallace makes layup (J.R. Smith assists)
  • Raymond Felton misses 24-foot three point jumper
  • Rasheed Wallace makes layup (Raymond Felton assists)
  • Rasheed Wallace misses Running Jumper
  • Rasheed Wallace makes two point shot
  • J.R. Smith makes 19-foot jumper (Steve Novak assists)
  • Rasheed Wallace misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Steve Novak misses 28-foot three point jumper
  • Rudy Gay blocks Carmelo Anthony 's 1-foot layup
  • Carmelo Anthony makes two point shot
  • Jason Kidd makes 23-foot three point jumper (Raymond Felton assists)
  • Rasheed Wallace makes layup
  • Tyson Chandler makes two point shot (Raymond Felton assists)
  • Carmelo Anthony misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Rudy Gay blocks Ronnie Brewer 's 2-foot shot
  • J.R. Smith misses 26-foot three point jumper
  • Rasheed Wallace misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Kurt Thomas makes driving layup
  • Raymond Felton makes driving layup
  • Marc Gasol blocks Kurt Thomas 's 2-foot layup
  • Rudy Gay blocks Kurt Thomas 's 1-foot layup
  • Carmelo Anthony makes layup (Jason Kidd assists)
  • Tyson Chandler makes 3-foot two point shot
  • Raymond Felton makes 19-foot two point shot
  • Carmelo Anthony makes layup (Jason Kidd assists)
  • Raymond Felton makes two point shot
  • Tyson Chandler makes 1-foot dunk (Raymond Felton assists)
  • Tyson Chandler misses alley pop dunk shot
  • Mike Conley Jr. makes driving layup
  • Zach Randolph makes layup (Mike Conley Jr. assists)
  • Tony Allen makes dunk (Mike Conley Jr. assists)
  • Tony Allen misses 8-foot
  • Rudy Gay makes 22-foot jumper
  • Marc Gasol makes jumper (Mike Conley Jr. assists)
  • Tony Allen makes driving layup
  • Marc Gasol makes layup (Mike Conley Jr. assists)
  • Rudy Gay misses jumper
  • Zach Randolph misses tip shot
  • Mike Conley Jr. makes 21-foot jumper
  • J.R. Smith blocks Quincy Pondexter 's 23-foot three point jumper
  • Rudy Gay misses 16-foot jumper
  • Quincy Pondexter makes three point jumper (Jerryd Bayless assists)
  • Rudy Gay misses 22-foot two point jumper
  • Jerryd Bayless misses 21-foot jumper
  • Marc Gasol misses 20-foot jumper
  • Marreese Speights misses 7-foot jumper
  • Jerryd Bayless makes 12-foot two point shot
  • Marreese Speights makes 22-foot jumper (Mike Conley Jr. assists)
  • Mike Conley Jr. makes 24-foot three point jumper
  • Rudy Gay misses
  • Mike Conley Jr. misses 25-foot three point jumper
  • Rasheed Wallace blocks Tony Allen 's 1-foot layup
  • Marc Gasol makes layup (Quincy Pondexter assists)
  • Mike Conley Jr. misses 13-foot two point shot
  • Rudy Gay misses layup
  • Rudy Gay makes 2-foot two point shot
  • Rudy Gay misses jumper
  • Tony Allen makes 2-foot two point shot
  • Tony Allen makes layup (Marc Gasol assists)
  • Rudy Gay misses 25-foot three point pullup jump shot
  • Zach Randolph misses 11-foot jumper
  • Mike Conley Jr. makes driving layup
  • Marreese Speights makes 15-foot two point shot
  • Rudy Gay misses
  • Wayne Ellington misses layup
  • Quincy Pondexter misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Wayne Ellington makes 26-foot three pointer
  • Wayne Ellington misses 27-foot three point jumper
  • Mike Conley Jr. misses 29-foot three point jumper
  • Marc Gasol makes 12-foot two point shot (Wayne Ellington assists)
  • Tony Allen misses 22-foot jumper
  • Rudy Gay makes 26-foot three pointer
  • Rudy Gay makes 1-foot two point shot (Mike Conley Jr. assists)

Research Notes

  • The Knicks allowed 114.0 points per 100 possessions against the Grizzlies, their worst defensive efficiency in a game this season. They allowed 95.5 points per 100 possessions in their first six games, which ranked second in the NBA, entering Friday. Statistical support for this story from NBA.com

  • The Grizzlies shot 66.7 percent (16-24) from inside 5 feet Friday, their highest percentage from that distance in a game this season. Entering Friday's game, the Grizzlies were shooting 52.3 percent inside 5 feet, the second-lowest percentage in the league. The Knicks have allowed teams to shoot 65.1 percent from that distance this season, the second-worst percentage in the NBA.

  • Carmelo Anthony was 1-for-5 (20.0 percent) and had two of his season-high five turnovers on post-up plays against the Grizzlies. Entering Friday's game, Anthony ranked in the top 10 in the league on post-ups, averaging 1.15 points per play. Despite struggling on this play type Friday, Anthony has been in the post on 24.6 percent of his plays in the half court this season, up from 12.5 percent last season.

  • The Knicks were 5-of-19 (26.3 percent) from the 3-point line Friday, their lowest percentage in a game this season. Entering Friday's game, the Knicks were shooting 41.7 percent from 15+ feet and 42.8 percent from the 3-point line, both of which ranked second in the NBA.

  • FROM ELIAS:The Knicks have not outrebounded their opponent in any of their first 7 games this season.The last time the Knicks failed to outrebound their opponent in each of their first 7 games was 1984-85 (first 9).No team has won the NBA championship after not outrebounding their opponent in any of the first 7 games of the regular season.

  • Rudy Gay scored the 8,000 point of his career (needed 16 entering tonight). He is now the 2nd player in Memphis franchise history to reach that plateau, the other was Pau Gasol (8,966).

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