Kenyon Martin
Preview: Lakers at New York Knicks
Preview: Lakers at New York Knicks

After winning two consecutive games, the Lakers (16-28) have lost two in a row. They finish their seven-game road trip in New York on Sunday, visiting Madison Square Garden to play the Knicks (16-27). New York is coming off an impressive win over the Charlotte Bobcats on Friday, when Carmelo Anthony set a franchise and Madison Square Garden record with 62 points. The Knicks have struggled for consistency this season, dealing with injuries and ragged play. Before its win Friday, New York had lost five in a row. Meanwhile, the Lakers have managed to cut down their turnovers of late, but have had little to offer on defense. Once again, the Lakers will play without Kobe Bryant (knee),...