Denver vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 129-125
|Denver vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 129-125|
Denver was victimized by Amar'e Stoudemire for 30 points as the Knicks defeated the Nuggets 129-125 in NBA action on Sunday.
The Knicks were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 221.5.
New York got 27 points from Wilson Chandler and another 19 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 17 assists, while Landry Fields cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 31-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who was supported by 26 points from Nene Hilario. Chauncey Billups had 6 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Carmelo Anthony grabbed 13 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 66-65.
Denver had a 43-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For Denver, they head home to face Orlando.