Toronto Falls 99-94 to Knicks - Recap
|Toronto Falls 99-94 to Knicks - Recap|
New York got 37 points from Carmelo Anthony en route to a 99-94 victory over Toronto on Friday at Air Canada Centre.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Kenyon Martin had 19 points for New York and J.R. Smith chipped in with 14 points. Iman Shumpert had 3 assists for the Knicks, while Kenyon Martin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Raptors got a 35-point performance from Alan Anderson, who was supported by 18 points from DeMar DeRozan. Kyle Lowry had 10 assists in a losing cause for Toronto, while Jonas Valanciunas grabbed 7 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 50-37 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-33.