New York vs San Antonio Wrap - New York Wins 105-101
Iman Shumpert scored 27 points for New York on Thursday, leading the Knicks to a 105-101 victory over San Antonio at AT&T Center.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 11.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 202.5.
New York got 27 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 11 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Beno Udrih contributed 7 assists, while Carmelo Anthony cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
San Antonio got 32 points from Marco Belinelli in a losing cause and another 12 points from Tony Parker. Manu Ginobili contributed 12 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 52-47 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-34.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For San Antonio, they head home to face Los Angeles.