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Amar'e Stoudemire looks on during a timeout of (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Amar'e Stoudemire looks on during a timeout of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Knicks 99, Pistons 85

The Knicks defeated the Detroit Pistons, 99-85, on Monday at Madison Square Garden.

Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second
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Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second half of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second
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Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second half of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second
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Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second half of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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J.R. Smith grabs a loose ball during a
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J.R. Smith grabs a loose ball during a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler prepares to play against the Detroit
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Tyson Chandler prepares to play against the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler dunks the ball against Rodney Stuckey
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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball against Rodney Stuckey #3 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Amar'e Stoudemire hits a reverse layup for two
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Amar'e Stoudemire hits a reverse layup for two points against Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second
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Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound in the second half of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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Tyson Chandler defends against Greg Monroe #10 of
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Tyson Chandler defends against Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Amar'e Stoudemire puts up a shot for a
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Amar'e Stoudemire puts up a shot for a basket against Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Amar'e Stoudemire looks on during a timeout of
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Amar'e Stoudemire looks on during a timeout of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Amar'e Stoudemire (1) dunks during the first half
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Amar'e Stoudemire (1) dunks during the first half a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Carmelo Anthony shoots over Detroit Pistons guard Kyle
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Carmelo Anthony shoots over Detroit Pistons guard Kyle Singler (25) in the first half a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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Amar'e Stoudemire (1) loses the ball and his
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Amar'e Stoudemire (1) loses the ball and his glasses between Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe (10) and guard Will Bynum, right, who stole the ball during the first half of a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler (6) dunks as Detroit Pistons forward
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Tyson Chandler (6) dunks as Detroit Pistons forward Charlie Villanueva (31) watches from the floor in the first half of a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Detroit Pistons guard Kyle Singler, left, gets tangled
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Detroit Pistons guard Kyle Singler, left, gets tangled up with Tyson Chandler in the first half of a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler (6) and Raymond Felton (2) defend
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Tyson Chandler (6) and Raymond Felton (2) defend Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe (10) in the first half of a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Carmelo Anthony shoots over Kyle Singler #25 of
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Carmelo Anthony shoots over Kyle Singler #25 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first
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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first half of a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Carmelo Anthony lays up a first-half basket against
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Carmelo Anthony lays up a first-half basket against Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Carmelo Anthony lays up a first-half basket against
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Carmelo Anthony lays up a first-half basket against Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Carmelo Anthony shoots over Kyle Singler #25 of
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Carmelo Anthony shoots over Kyle Singler #25 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first
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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first half of a game against the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first
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Tyson Chandler dunks the ball in the first half of a game against the Detroit Pistons. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound during a game
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Tyson Chandler grabs a rebound during a game against the Detroit Pistons at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 3, 2013)

Amar'e Stoudemire puts up a shot for a
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Amar'e Stoudemire puts up a shot for a basket against Jason Maxiell #54 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

Tyson Chandler defends against Greg Monroe #10 of
(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Tyson Chandler defends against Greg Monroe #10 of the Detroit Pistons during a game at Madison Square Garden. (Feb. 4, 2013)

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