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The New York Knicks star guard Jalen Brunson averaged 24.0 points during the trip, including 34 to tie his career-high in the regular season on Monday.

“It’s kind of reading. Obviously, I was feeling good. But it’s reading how the defense is playing. My teammates and coaches have confidence in me. Just got to go out there and read it. That’s just how it is. I thank them for putting their confidence in me,” Brunson said.