Phoenix Defeats New York 91-88 - Recap
|Phoenix Defeats New York 91-88 - Recap|
Steve Nash scored 26 points and chipped in with 11 assists for Phoenix on Wednesday, leading the Suns to a 91-88 victory over New York at Madison Square Garden.
Phoenix was an underdog by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 200.5.
Phoenix got 14 points from Grant Hill and another 14 points from Shannon Brown. Steve Nash contributed 11 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
New York got 23 points from Amar'e Stoudemire in a losing cause and another 20 points from Iman Shumpert. Carmelo Anthony contributed 4 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 17 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 45-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 54 boards, while Phoenix only had 38.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.