Knicks Down Boston 100-85 - Match Report
J.R. Smith poured in 32 points for New York on Tuesday, as they defeated Boston 100-85 at TD Garden.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 194.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Carmelo Anthony had 29 points for New York and Kenyon Martin chipped in with 9 points. Pablo Prigioni had 5 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Boston got 19 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 16 points from Paul Pierce. Jeff Green contributed 6 assists for the Celtics, while Jeff Green had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 58-44 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-40.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Grizzlies. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track at Cleveland.