New York vs Brooklyn Recap - Knicks Win 113-83
New York cruised to victory on Thursday, running Brooklyn out of the gym and running up a 113-83 score at Barclays Center.
New York was a favorite by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 189.5.
Carmelo Anthony had 19 points for New York and Iman Shumpert chipped in with 17 points. Carmelo Anthony had 6 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Brooklyn got 24 points from Brook Lopez in a losing cause and another 13 points from Joe Johnson. Andray Blatche contributed 3 assists for the Nets, while Brook Lopez had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 50-43 at the break.
Brooklyn won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Magic. The Nets will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.