Knicks to be Without RJ Barrett and Quentin Grimes in Game Against WizardsNovember 18, 2023
The Knicks are dealing with injuries to two key players, RJ Barrett missed a third straight game due to migraine but could return for the next game. Quentin Grimes is also out with a sprained wrist, giving other players the chance to step up. Meanwhile, the NBA’s new In-Season Tournament format doesn’t affect coach Tom Thibodeau’s approach to blowout games. Wizards coach Wes Unseld Jr. highlighted Julius Randle’s versatility in operating the pick-and-roll, creating matchup problems for opponents.