nba Game Recap
New York Defeats Washington 113-110 - Recap
New York got 30 points from Mario Hezonja en route to a 113-110 victory over Washington on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Knicks were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +4.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 227.0.
New York got 17 points from Luke Kornet and another 16 points from Kevin Knox. Kevin Knox contributed 5 assists, while Mitchell Robinson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Washington got 19 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 17 points from Thomas Bryant. Tomas Satoransky contributed 7 assists for the Wizards, while Bobby Portis had 10 rebounds.
New York trailed at halftime, 56-52.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-43.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Boston.