Knicks Fall 108-101 Against Chicago - Game Recap
|Knicks Fall 108-101 Against Chicago - Game Recap|
The Knicks were burned for 33 points by Luol Deng on Friday as the Bulls picked up a 108-101 win at Madison Square Garden.
The Bulls were a 4.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Chicago got 17 points from Carlos Boozer and another 14 points from Richard Hamilton. Kirk Hinrich contributed 7 assists, while Joakim Noah cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
New York got 39 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 13 points from J.R. Smith. Pablo Prigioni contributed 8 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler had 18 rebounds.
The Bulls hit the break leading 57-36 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York had a 41-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Chicago looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Knicks will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Orleans.