Atlanta Falls 113-112 to Knicks - Recap
The Knicks got a 39-point performance from Carmelo Anthony as New York handed Atlanta a 113-112 defeat on Sunday at Philips Arena.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 192.5.
Amar'e Stoudemire had 22 points for New York and Landry Fields chipped in with 18 points. Baron Davis had 10 assists for the Knicks, while Amar'e Stoudemire was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Atlanta got 29 points from Marvin Williams in a losing cause and another 23 points from Jeff Teague. Jeff Teague contributed 6 assists for the Hawks, while Marvin Williams had 11 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break trailing 65-60 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York had a 37-33 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 Clippers. The Hawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.