New York, NY (Sports Network) - The New York Knicks will have 3-point
specialist Steve Novak available for Game 2 of the team's Eastern Conference
semifinal series against the Indiana Pacers, the club announced prior to
Novak has sat out the Knicks' last two playoff tests, including Sunday's
102-95 home loss to the Pacers, with back spasms that also limited him to just
three minutes of action in last Wednesday's loss to Boston during Game 5 of
the first round.
The 29-year-old shot a team-best 42.5 percent (149-of-351) from 3-point range
during the regular season and averaged 6.6 points and 1.9 rebounds over 81
games as a key reserve for the Atlantic Division champions.
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