Recap - Raptors Defeat New York 100-98
New York was victimized by Rudy Gay for 32 points as the Raptors defeated the Knicks 100-98 in NBA action on Friday.
The Raptors were a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 193.5.
Toronto got 18 points from DeMar DeRozan and another 15 points from Kyle Lowry. Kyle Lowry contributed 7 assists, while Jonas Valanciunas cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
New York got 32 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 19 points from J.R. Smith. Jason Kidd contributed 4 assists for the Knicks, while Jason Kidd had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 51-48 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 42 boards, while Toronto only had 31.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.