Miami vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 89-87
|Miami vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 89-87|
Carmelo Anthony went off for 41 points and added 6 rebounds leading New York to an 89-87 win over Miami on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 184.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 20 points from Amar'e Stoudemire and another 7 points from J.R. Smith. Carmelo Anthony contributed 4 assists, while Amar'e Stoudemire cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Heat got a 27-point performance from LeBron James, who was supported by 22 points from Dwyane Wade. Dwyane Wade had 6 assists in a losing cause for Miami, while Chris Bosh grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 44-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 43 boards, while Miami only had 40.