Knicks forwards Steve Novak and James White will take part in NBA All-Star Game competitions on February 16 in Houston, the NBA announced on Thursday night.
Lin and Rookie of the Year Kyrie Irving of Cleveland are among 13 NBA players chosen to scrimmage against the U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team in July.
The Knicks were out-gunned by the Magic on Monday afternoon at Madison Square Garden. Ryan Anderson exploded for Orlando, scoring a career-high 30 points.
Dwight Howard had 24 points and 18 rebounds in a bruising battle with Amare Stoudemire, and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks 112-103 on Thursday night for their fifth straight win.
The Orlando Magic had an easier time getting to New Jersey in a snowstorm than they did getting from their hotel to the arena.