Brooklyn vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 110-81
New York cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Brooklyn out of the gym and running up a 110-81 score at Madison Square Garden.
New York was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 195.5.
New York got 24 points from J.R. Smith and another 23 points from Carmelo Anthony. J.R. Smith contributed 6 assists, while Carmelo Anthony cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 16 points from Joe Johnson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Deron Williams. Shaun Livingston contributed 3 assists for the Nets, while Paul Pierce had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 63-38 at the break.
New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-23.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wizards. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.