After the devastating news of Craig Sager losing his battle with cancer struck the NBA, the New York Knicks and Golden State Warriors faced the tough task of going in to battle in what would be a very emotional encounter. With New York opting to rest stars Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose for the game, this Knicks outfit was always going to be in for a tough night.

I was down at Oracle arena early to catch all the actions during warmup, and have some photos to give you an inside look – as well as showcasing tributes to Sager form Kevin Durant and Ian Clark.

You can view the original post over at starting5online.com and read my interview with Patrick McCaw here.

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