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The Knicks head West with a roster that is not yet playoff caliber

At 24-27 before hosting the Memphis Grizzlies and their spectacular 22-year-old franchise altering point guard Ja Morant last night (Wednesday) at Madison Square Garden, ahead of a five-game, 10-day Western Conference road trip beginning this Saturday against the Los Angeles Lakers, the Knicks sat 11th in the East, one-half game behind the 24-26 Atlanta Hawks.