Mar. 28, 2012; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert (21) celebrates with New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith (8) during the second half against the Orlando Magic at Madison Square Garden. Knicks won 108-86. Debby Wong-US PRESSWIRE
The New York Knicks will get a first look at the season ahead when the NBA releases its 2012-2013 schedule on Thursday night.
The New York Knicks and their fans will a first look at the season ahead on Thursday night when the NBA releases the full schedule for the 2012-2013 season. One detail about the Knicks' schedule is already known. They will open the season with a game in Brooklyn against the Nets.
The Knicks' 2011-2012 season was highlighted by Jeremy Lin and Linsanity. They managed to make it to the playoffs last season, before losing the opening series 4-1 to the Miami Heat, the eventual champions. Jeremy Lin was also the story of the Knicks' offseason as the team went back and forth over an offer sheet before ultimately losing him to the Houston Rockets, the team that cut him last year.
2012-2013 marks a new beginning for the Knicks.
The NBA will release the entire schedule during a prime time special on NBA TV, Thursday night at 7 p.m. Eastern.