Video Recap Carmelo Anthony 62 Poinst at the Garden – Charlotte was run off the court by the Knicks on Friday as New York blasted the Bobcats 125-96 at Madison Square Garden. The Knicks were a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 189.5.
Carmelo Anthony had 62 points for New York and J.R. Smith chipped in with 14 points. Raymond Felton had 5 assists for the Knicks, while Carmelo Anthony was the team’s top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards. The Bobcats got a 25-point performance from Al Jefferson, who was supported by 14 points from Chris Douglas-Roberts. Jannero Pargo had 8 assists in a losing cause for Charlotte, while Al Jefferson grabbed 9 rebounds.
New York led at halftime, 67-46.New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-31. New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.
Melo had a “TYPICAL” shooting night, he SHOT “35”times. The difference in this game is the ball was going in unlike other nights. He’s still a “BALLHOG”. What was it he said afterwards…”I got tired of seeing my teammates sad faces on the bench and I was tired of losing”. Well Melo, lets see you do it more often, not just once in a blue moon.
Antonio Davis discusses Carmelo Anthony’s historic night.