San Antonio vs New York Wrap - San Antonio Wins 120-89
The battle between the Spurs and Knicks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as New York was handed a 120-89 defeat on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
San Antonio won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 194.5.
Danny Green had 24 points for San Antonio and Kawhi Leonard chipped in with 18 points. Tony Parker had 6 assists for the Spurs, while Tim Duncan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
The Knicks got a 16-point performance from Andrea Bargnani, who was supported by 16 points from Carmelo Anthony. J.R. Smith had 3 assists in a losing cause for New York, while Carmelo Anthony grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 61-45 at the break.
The rebound battle favored San Antonio as they grabbed 51 boards, while New York only had 33.
Next game, San Antonio takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Atlanta.