It will take some time for Jackson to remake the New York roster, but the Knicks have won eight of their last 10, although they're coming off a loss to the
The Knicks visit the Lakers (23-46) Tuesday night at
New York still has playoff hopes while the Lakers are better off losing to try to improve their lottery position for the June
The Lakers will have the difficult task of trying to contain him, with
Offensively, the Lakers will need a strong night from Young off the bench.
Young, who recently returned from a knee injury, has averaged 17.0 points a game this season while shooting 42.2% and 35.8%.
The Knicks' recent surge unsurprisingly coincides with Chandler getting healthy, after struggling earlier in the season with leg issues.
Chandler is New York's leading rebounder at 10.2 a game. He's also scored 9.3 points while blocking 1.2 shots a night.
With Gasol unlikely to play, the Lakers will need offense from both
Hill is coming off a career night with 28 on Sunday against the Magic.
The Knicks need the win. The Lakers need the loss.