Raptors vs Knicks Final: 90-85 - Recap
|Raptors vs Knicks Final: 90-85 - Recap|
Toronto earned a 90-85 victory over New York on Monday, getting 21 points from DeMar DeRozan at Madison Square Garden.
Toronto was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 200.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Andrea Bargnani had 21 points for Toronto and Rasual Butler chipped in with 13 points. Jose Calderon had 12 assists for the Raptors, while Rasual Butler was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
New York got 35 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 22 points from Toney Douglas. Landry Fields contributed 5 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Toronto were victorious, as the score was 51-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Toronto as they grabbed 44 boards, while New York only had 39.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Cavaliers. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Charlotte.