New York vs Charlotte Recap - Knicks Win 104-84
New York cruised to victory on Thursday, running Charlotte out of the gym and running up a 104-84 score at Time Warner Cable Arena.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 192.5.
J.R. Smith had 22 points for New York and Amar'e Stoudemire chipped in with 21 points. Mike Bibby had 12 assists for the Knicks, while Josh Harrellson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Bobcats got a 21-point performance from Gerald Henderson, who was supported by 13 points from Kemba Walker. D.J. Augustin had 7 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Jamario Moon grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 46-44 at the break.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-36.