Knicks Down Denver 117-90 - Match Report
|Knicks Down Denver 117-90 - Match Report|
New York cruised to victory on Friday, running Denver out of the gym and running up a 117-90 score at Madison Square Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 210.5.
New York got 31 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 17 points from Amar'e Stoudemire. Raymond Felton contributed 8 assists, while Jeremy Tyler cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 24-point performance from Ty Lawson, who was supported by 17 points from Wilson Chandler. Ty Lawson had 7 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Wilson Chandler grabbed 7 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 50-44.
New York had a 43-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
New York heads into a battle against the Thunder. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.