Boston Falls 88-80 to Knicks - Recap

Boston Falls 88-80 to Knicks - Recap

New York earned an 88-80 victory over Boston on Friday, getting 21 points from Carmelo Anthony at TD Garden.

New York was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 180.5.

New York got 17 points from Iman Shumpert and another 14 points from Pablo Prigioni. Raymond Felton contributed 7 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Boston got 21 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 15 points from Kevin Garnett. Paul Pierce contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett had 10 rebounds.

The Knicks hit the break leading 39-27 before taking care of business in the second half.

New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-35.