New York vs Portland Recap - Knicks Win 100-86
The Knicks got 23 points from Amar'e Stoudemire as New York ran past Portland 100-86 on Tuesday at Rose Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 204.5.
New York got 19 points from Ronny Turiaf and another 17 points from Wilson Chandler. Raymond Felton contributed 14 assists, while Ronny Turiaf cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Portland got 19 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 18 points from Rudy Fernandez. Marcus Camby contributed 3 assists for the Trail Blazers, while Marcus Camby had 16 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 56-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Portland as they grabbed 43 boards, while New York only had 40.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.