New York Defeats Atlanta 95-91 - Recap
New York got 25 points from Carmelo Anthony en route to a 95-91 victory over Atlanta on Wednesday at Philips Arena.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 201.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Andrea Bargnani had 20 points for New York and Tim Hardaway Jr. chipped in with 14 points. Iman Shumpert had 9 assists for the Knicks, while Andrea Bargnani was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
The Hawks got a 25-point performance from Jeff Teague, who was supported by 23 points from Al Horford. Jeff Teague had 8 assists in a losing cause for Atlanta, while DeMarre Carroll grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 55-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Atlanta had a 47-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Houston looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Philadelphia.