Charlotte vs New York Wrap - Charlotte Wins 102-97
Kemba Walker went off for 25 points and added 5 rebounds leading Charlotte over New York, 102-97, on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.
Charlotte was an underdog by 9.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 185.5.
Charlotte got 18 points from Gerald Henderson and another 16 points from Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Kemba Walker contributed 6 assists, while Michael Kidd-Gilchrist cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Knicks got a 32-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who was supported by 18 points from Metta World Peace. Iman Shumpert had 2 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Raymond Felton grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 64-54 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Charlotte as they grabbed 51 boards, while New York only had 33.
Charlotte heads into a battle against the Raptors. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Charlotte.