New York Falls 119-114 to Nuggets - Recap
Denver got 37 points from Danilo Gallinari en route to a 119-114 victory over New York on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 207.5.
Al Harrington had 24 points for Denver and Timofey Mozgov chipped in with 16 points. Andre Miller had 12 assists for the Nuggets, while Nene Hilario was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
New York got 25 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 18 points from Iman Shumpert. Iman Shumpert contributed 7 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire had 11 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break trailing 54-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 58-50.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track at Charlotte.