The New York Knicks played their first preseason game Thursday night against the Washington Wizards. While it's early to read too closely into players' performances, the game did provide insight into several questions and concerns surrounding the team.
Coach Woodson tinkered with different substitution patterns and player combinations throughout the game. He gave the fans and media an idea as to how he might use certain players, allowing others to attempt to define or expand their roles with the team.
Many of the returning players appeared to be in excellent shape and picked up where they left off last season. Some of the newest Knicks thrived in their first game in orange and blue, while those on the roster bubble struggled in limited playing time.
Here are the most intriguing preseason game stat lines for the Knicks so far.