Cavaliers vs Knicks Final: 119-115 - Recap
|Cavaliers vs Knicks Final: 119-115 - Recap|
Cleveland earned a 119-115 victory over New York on Friday, getting 23 points from J.J. Hickson at Madison Square Garden.
The Cavaliers were a 12.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 216.5.
Cleveland got 18 points from Luke Harangody and another 18 points from Baron Davis. Anthony Parker contributed 7 assists, while J.J. Hickson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
New York got 41 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 29 points from Carmelo Anthony. Toney Douglas contributed 5 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire had 9 rebounds.
Cleveland trailed at halftime, 64-58.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-37.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hornets. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Atlanta.