Will the new combo work?
The Knicks have become Jeremy Lin's team in the time Carmelo Anthony has been out, but Anthony insists that when he takes the reins back, he and Lin won't have a problem coexisting.
Who will benefit?
Amare Stoudemire returns tonight after missing a week for his brother's funeral. He and Anthony have made a competitive pair, but will he get more out of the new-look Knicks than Carmelo?
Are the Knicks contenders?
Lin's emergence has helped the Knicks stay in the race during the absence of their two big stars, but they're still under .500 in a shortened season. Will they make the playoffs?