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Trey Burke Had A Monster Night For The Knicks

A general view of the basketball court before fans are admitted to the arena.

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 20: A general view of the basketball court before fans are admitted to the arena prior to the game between the New York Knicks and the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden on November 20, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Trey Burke's NBA renaissance with the New York Knicks hit a milestone on Monday night.

Burke, who was signed by the Knicks in January after tearing up the G-League, scored 42 points and dished out 12 assists in New York's 137-128 road loss to the Charlotte Hornets.

To put those stats in perspective, here is some trivia. Burke is the first Knicks guard to have 40 points and 10 assists since Stephon Marbury in 2005.

Besides Marbury and Burke, the only players to hit that 40-10 stat line for the Knicks are Bernard King and Walt Frazier. Impressive company.

Burke's NBA career appeared to be on the skids after last season. He had career lows in every major statistical category playing for the Washington Wizards. Now, he's been able to rejuvenate himself with the Knicks.

We'll see if the former lottery pick and All-Rookie performer has what it takes to be a consistent NBA contributor.