Recap - Knicks Defeat Charlotte 100-98

The Knicks grabbed a 100-98 win over the Bobcats on Wednesday, behind a 23-point effort from Carmelo Anthony at Time Warner Cable Arena.

New York won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 198.5.

New York got 18 points from Tyson Chandler and another 17 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 9 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.

Charlotte got 25 points from Kemba Walker in a losing cause and another 18 points from Gerald Henderson. Kemba Walker contributed 11 assists for the Bobcats, while Bismack Biyombo had 12 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 53-51 at the break.

Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-36.

New York heads into a battle against the Heat. Charlotte, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.