New York Knicks defeat Indiana Pacers, 110-103

INDIANAPOLIS - The only team that needs Allen Iverson more than the Knicks may be the Indiana Pacers.

Mike D'Antoni's team, featuring Eddy Curry off the bench, rallied from a 19-point second half deficit to defeat Indiana, 110-103, last night to snap a six-game losing streak. In what may be their last game before Iverson arrives, the Knicks played their best 24 minutes of the season by holding Indiana to 34 second-half points on eight field goals.

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The Knicks politely passed on signing Allen Iverson this past summer when The Answer was an unrestricted free agent and clamoring for a chance to play in Mike D'Antoni's system.

What has changed between July and today that would make Donnie Walsh look at Iverson differently? Here's a hint: a 1-9 record.

"One and nine makes me look at my wife differently," Walsh says.

The Knicks, according to a high-ranking Garden official, already have contacted Iverson's represen...