Recap - Knicks Defeat Boston 108-89
|Recap - Knicks Defeat Boston 108-89|
The Knicks got a 24-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who added 10 rebounds as New York ran past Boston 108-89 on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 197.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 22 points from Chris Copeland and another 18 points from Raymond Felton. Pablo Prigioni contributed 5 assists, while J.R. Smith cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Boston got 27 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 24 points from Paul Pierce. Paul Pierce contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Paul Pierce had 15 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 65-48.
New York had a 41-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Heat. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.