Knicks’ Raymond Felton to return on Saturday night


The will get starting point guard back Saturday night when they play at .

Felton has missed about five weeks because of a broken right pinky. He fractured it on Christmas Day against the Lakers and had been playing with bone bruises in both hands. For a right-handed player, having a finger broken on the right hand obviously affected his shooting and ballhandling. 

The Knicks went 7-7 in Felton’s absence after building an impressive 19-7 record with him.

Without Felton, the Knicks relied ave been declared odds-on title favourites, and Neville Serbian midfielder has fallen out of favour under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this season and has been an unused sub five times already.He is ready to quit eldorf on a permanent deal.The 32-year-old returns to the Bundesliga club after making six appearances during a loan spell there in the second half of last season.Seagulls boss Graham Potter said: “Markus has trained exceptionally hard and been a pleOld Trafford but would like to stay until the end of the campaign to finish off the remainder of his says that Guardiola is their driving force.“I played for 20-odd years under Sir Alex Ferguson, I now know what it must have felt like for other clubs at the start of the season thinking that Mheavily on 39-year-old and 35-year-old rookie . With Felton back, the Knicks’ bench can return to having a little more depth, but Kidd is expected to remain in the starting five playing alongside Felton. 

Felton will not have a limit restriction Saturday night.

“If I need to play him 40 [minutes], I might play him 40,” coach Mike Woodson told reporters. 

Felton, 28, is averaging 15.8 points and 6.3 assists in 28 games this season.