Knicks vs Celtics Final: 114-88 - Recap
|Knicks vs Celtics Final: 114-88 - Recap|
Boston was run off the court by the Knicks on Tuesday as New York blasted the Celtics 114-88 at Madison Square Garden.
The Knicks were a 6-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 191.5.
Carmelo Anthony had 24 points for New York and J.R. Smith chipped in with 17 points. Raymond Felton had 8 assists for the Knicks, while Tyson Chandler was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Boston got 14 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 12 points from Chris Johnson. Rajon Rondo contributed 5 assists for the Celtics, while Jeff Green had 7 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 63-37.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-40.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Celtics will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.