Chicago vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 100-99
|Chicago vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 100-99|
Carmelo Anthony poured in 43 points for New York on Sunday, as they defeated Chicago 100-99 at Madison Square Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 185.5.
Iman Shumpert had 15 points for New York and J.R. Smith chipped in with 14 points. Iman Shumpert had 6 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
Chicago got 29 points from Derrick Rose in a losing cause and another 13 points from Carlos Boozer. Derrick Rose contributed 4 assists for the Bulls, while Carlos Boozer had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 53-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Chicago as they grabbed 59 boards, while New York only had 47.