New York vs Miami Wrap - New York Wins 102-90
Carmelo Anthony went off for 50 points and added 2 rebounds leading New York to a 102-90 win over Miami on Tuesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 191.5.
New York got 14 points from J.R. Smith and another 10 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 9 assists, while Kenyon Martin cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Miami got 23 points from Chris Bosh in a losing cause and another 18 points from Mike Miller. Chris Bosh contributed 4 assists for the Heat, while Mike Miller had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 58-50 at the break.
Miami won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-24.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face Charlotte.