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Knicks forward Metta World Peace drives the basketball (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Metta World Peace drives the basketball against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks vs. Rockets

The Knicks fell to the Houston Rockets, 109-106, on Thursday in Jeremy Lin's return to Madison Square Garden.

Knicks guard J.R. Smith drives past Houston Rockets
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks guard J.R. Smith drives past Houston Rockets forward Omri Casspi in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin looks on against
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin looks on against the Knicks in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets
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Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets forward Greg Smith in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

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Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony drives the ball against
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Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony drives the ball against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets forward Greg Smith in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony drives around Houston Rockets
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony drives around Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks guard Raymond Felton drives past Houston Rockets
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Knicks guard Raymond Felton drives past Houston Rockets forward Dwight Howard in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks guard J.R. Smith shoots a free throw
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Knicks guard J.R. Smith shoots a free throw against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

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Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets
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Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots past Houston Rockets forward Greg Smith in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani drives past Houston Rockets
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani drives past Houston Rockets forward Dwight Howard in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Metta World Peace drives the basketball
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Metta World Peace drives the basketball against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin looks on against
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin looks on against the Knicks in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Metta World Peace shoots past Houston
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Knicks forward Metta World Peace shoots past Houston Rockets forward Omri Casspi in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

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Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin, left, and guard
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Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin, left, and guard Patrick Beverley react against the Knicks in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire defends against Houston Rockets
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Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire defends against Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni fouls Houston Rockets guard
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Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni fouls Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots a free throw
(Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shoots a free throw against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni dribbles the ball against
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Knicks guard Pablo Prigioni dribbles the ball against the Houston Rockets in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

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Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin defends against Knicks
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Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin defends against Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony in an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden. (Nov. 14, 2013)

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