Portland vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 121-79
|Portland vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 121-79|
Portland was run off the court by the Knicks on Wednesday as New York blasted the Trail Blazers 121-79 at Madison Square Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 199.5.
New York got 23 points from J.R. Smith and another 20 points from Steve Novak. Baron Davis contributed 10 assists, while Amar'e Stoudemire cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 15-point performance from LaMarcus Aldridge, who was supported by 15 points from Gerald Wallace. Raymond Felton had 3 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while Gerald Wallace grabbed 12 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 55-29.
New York had a 42-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.