Recap - Knicks Defeat Utah 113-84
|Recap - Knicks Defeat Utah 113-84|
Utah was run off the court by the Knicks on Saturday as New York blasted the Jazz 113-84 at Madison Square Garden.
The Knicks were a 6-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 191.5.
New York got 24 points from J.R. Smith and another 20 points from Steve Novak. Pablo Prigioni contributed 5 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Utah got 14 points from Alec Burks in a losing cause and another 13 points from Gordon Hayward. Mo Williams contributed 4 assists for the Jazz, while Enes Kanter had 7 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 55-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-39.
New York heads into a battle against the Warriors. Utah, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.