Gallinari, Knicks surprise Nuggets

Danilo Gallinari poured in 28 points to lead the New York Knicks past the Denver Nuggets 109-104 on Tuesday night.

New York cashed as 7-point home underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 220-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Al Harrington went for 23 points and nine rebounds off the bench for the Knicks, who got 16 points and seven assists from Toney Douglas in the win.

Carmelo Anthony dropped 36 points for Denver, while Chauncey Billups had 25 points and six assists for the Nuggets.