Philadelphia vs New York Recap - Knicks Win 99-93
|Philadelphia vs New York Recap - Knicks Win 99-93|
New York got 29 points from Carmelo Anthony en route to a 99-93 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
New York did not, however, defeat the 76ers against the spread, which closed at 11 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 189.5.
New York got 22 points from Amar'e Stoudemire and another 14 points from Raymond Felton. Pablo Prigioni contributed 5 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Philadelphia got 30 points from Jrue Holiday in a losing cause and another 21 points from Evan Turner. Evan Turner contributed 8 assists for the 76ers, while Thaddeus Young had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 52-40 at the break.
The rebound battle favored New York as they grabbed 48 boards, while Philadelphia only had 44.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Golden State looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Orlando.