AT NEW YORK
When: 5 PST.
Where: Madison Square Garden.
On the air: TV: Channel 9, ESPN; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 37-16, Knicks 26-25.
Record vs. Knicks: 1-0.
Update: The Lakers are 3-0 on a seven-game trip that pulls into New York. The Lakers have been tough on defense in all three games, holding the Hornets to 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Grizzlies to 39 points in the second half and the Celtics to 33 points in the second half. The Knicks are 4-6 in their last 10 games.