Charlotte Defeats New York 114-106 - Recap

Charlotte Defeats New York 114-106 - Recap

Charlotte earned a 114-106 victory over New York on Saturday, getting 20 points from Boris Diaw at Time Warner Cable Arena.

The Bobcats were a 5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 201.5.

Charlotte got 19 points from Stephen Jackson and another 13 points from D.J. Augustin. D.J. Augustin contributed 9 assists, while Boris Diaw cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

New York got 36 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 16 points from Landry Fields. Chauncey Billups contributed 10 assists for the Knicks, while Shelden Williams had 9 rebounds.

The Bobcats hit the break leading 64-51 before taking care of business in the second half.

Charlotte had a 46-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Orlando.