Recap - Knicks Defeat Los Angeles 116-107
The Knicks got a 30-point performance from Carmelo Anthony as New York handed Los Angeles a 116-107 defeat on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 206.5.
New York got 19 points from Raymond Felton and another 18 points from Tyson Chandler. Raymond Felton contributed 8 assists, while Jason Kidd cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 31 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 23 points from Metta World Peace. Kobe Bryant contributed 6 assists for the Lakers, while Kobe Bryant had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 68-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Los Angeles as they grabbed 44 boards, while New York only had 33.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.