Recap - Knicks Defeat Charlotte 101-91
|Recap - Knicks Defeat Charlotte 101-91|
The Knicks got a 28-point performance from Carmelo Anthony as New York ran past Charlotte 101-91 on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 190.5.
Andrea Bargnani had 25 points for New York and Raymond Felton chipped in with 15 points. Carmelo Anthony had 6 assists for the Knicks, while Andrea Bargnani was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Bobcats got a 25-point performance from Kemba Walker, who was supported by 18 points from Gerald Henderson. Kemba Walker had 5 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Bismack Biyombo grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 51-47 at the break.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Charlotte, they head home to face Atlanta.