New York Defeats Milwaukee 90-83 - Recap
New York got 19 points from Carmelo Anthony en route to a 90-83 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
New York did not, however, defeat the Bucks against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 196.5.
Raymond Felton had 18 points for New York and Iman Shumpert chipped in with 16 points. Pablo Prigioni had 5 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Bucks got a 16-point performance from Gary Neal, who was supported by 14 points from Caron Butler. Gary Neal had 5 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Zaza Pachulia grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 56-31 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-31.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.