Saturday , Apr , 17 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Knicks’ Tim Thomas day-to-day

=== Knicks’ Tim Thomas day-to-day ===

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) – New York forward Tim Thomas suffered
multiple muscle contusions in his lower back Saturday after suffering a
flagrant foul in Game 1 of the Knicks loss to New Jersey.

Thomas was helped off the floor following a foul by the Nets’ Jason Collins.
Thomas was taken to Beth Israel Hospital for x-rays, which were negative. He
will be held overnight for observation and is day-to-day for the remainder of
the series.

Thomas had 12 points for the Knicks, who lost 107-83 in the opener of the
quarterfinal round series at the Meadowlands. Game 2 is scheduled for Tuesday
in New Jersey.