Knicks Down Brooklyn 100-86 - Match Report
Brooklyn was victimized by Carmelo Anthony for 31 points as the Knicks defeated the Nets 100-86 in NBA action on Wednesday.
New York was a favorite by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
New York got 19 points from J.R. Smith and another 16 points from Tyson Chandler. Jason Kidd contributed 5 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 17 points from Joe Johnson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 10 assists for the Nets, while Brook Lopez had 10 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 52-48 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 39 boards, while Brooklyn only had 38.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.