Minnesota vs New York Recap - Knicks Win 94-91
|Minnesota vs New York Recap - Knicks Win 94-91|
The Knicks got a 33-point performance from Carmelo Anthony as New York handed Minnesota a 94-91 defeat on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 200.5.
New York got 19 points from J.R. Smith and another 16 points from Tyson Chandler. J.R. Smith contributed 7 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Timberwolves got a 21-point performance from Nikola Pekovic, who was supported by 18 points from Alexey Shved. Luke Ridnour had 5 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Nikola Pekovic grabbed 17 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break trailing 55-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 47 boards, while New York only had 35.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.