Washington vs New York Recap - Knicks Win 120-99
New York cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Washington out of the gym and running up a 120-99 score at Madison Square Garden.
New York was a favorite by 8.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 197.5.
Carmelo Anthony had 36 points for New York and Iman Shumpert chipped in with 18 points. Raymond Felton had 8 assists for the Knicks, while Chris Copeland was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Washington got 33 points from John Wall in a losing cause and another 16 points from Cartier Martin. Nene Hilario contributed 5 assists for the Wizards, while Emeka Okafor had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 58-43 at the break.
New York had a 39-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Miami.