New Orleans Falls 102-80 to Knicks - Recap
New York cruised to victory on Tuesday, running New Orleans out of the gym and running up a 102-80 score at New Orleans Arena.
The Knicks were a 7.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 186.5.
New York got 29 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 15 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 6 assists, while Tyson Chandler cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 15-point performance from Ryan Anderson, who was supported by 14 points from Austin Rivers. Greivis Vasquez had 6 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Ryan Anderson grabbed 8 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 53-48.
New York had a 49-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New York heads into a battle against the Mavericks. New Orleans, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.