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Watch the Knicks and Lakers make every shot for 2 straight minutes of game clock

Kristaps Porzingis, Kyle Kuzma

New York Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis, right, drives to the basket against Los Angeles Lakers’ Kyle Kuzma, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)


Tuesday night’s game between the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers was a good one, with the teams going-back-and-forth all night. In an OT game that came down to the wire, a sequence in the third quarter was perhaps indicative of the kind of contest it was in Madison Square Garden.

Starting with a little more than six minutes to go in the third the teams traded eight consecutive baskets while MSG rose to an accompanying fever pitch.

The whole sequence was pretty hilarious, and lent to that feeling you get sometimes while watching competitive NBA games of complete exhilaration.

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The gap spanned from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope’s missed 3-pointer with 6:21 left to Brook Lopez’s missed shot with 3:51 to go.

New York wound up winning in OT, 113-109.