New York vs Boston Recap - Knicks Win 116-92
Boston was run off the court by the Knicks on Wednesday as New York blasted the Celtics 116-92 at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 199.5.
New York got 34 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 22 points from Tim Hardaway Jr.. Raymond Felton contributed 4 assists, while Cole Aldrich cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Celtics got a 27-point performance from Jeff Green, who was supported by 15 points from Jerryd Bayless. Phil Pressey had 5 assists in a losing cause for Boston, while Jared Sullinger grabbed 8 rebounds.
The Knicks hit the break leading 68-48 before taking care of business in the second half.
New York had a 47-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face Phoenix.