New York 117, Philadelphia 103

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, February 6, 2011 12:00 PM
Location - Madison Square Garden, New York, New York
Officials - # Nick Buchert, #26 Bob Delaney, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 19763

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Philadelphia 24 27 29 23 103
New York 31 24 31 31 117

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 23-27 16-8 7-19 L1
New York 26-24 14-10 12-14 W1

Recap


Amar'e Stoudemire went off for 41 points on 17-of-21 shooting as the New York Knicks avoided falling to .500 for the first time since November with a 117-103 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday.

Landry Fields added 25 points and 10 rebounds and Raymond Felton chipped in 13 points and 13 assists for the Knicks, who had dropped nine of their previous 12.

The 76ers, who beat New York, 100-98, on Friday, missed an opportunity to pull within a game of the Knicks for the No. 6 spot in the Eastern Conference.

Stoudemire scored 10 points in the first quarter as New York jumped out to a 31-24 lead. Philadelphia bounced back to go up, 45-44, with 4:22 left in the half, but Stoudemire stepped up again. He scored nine points over the last 2:05 to give the Knicks a 55-51 edge at the break.

The Sixers were within 86-80 at the start of the fourth quarter before Wilson Chandler and Toney Douglas knocked down back-to-back 3-pointers to push it to double digits. Stoudemire poured in 12 more points in the fourth and Fields drained three 3-pointers to keep New York clear.

Elton Brand scored 28 points for Philadelphia.

Top Game Performances

Philadelphia   New York
Elton Brand 28 Scoring Amar'e Stoudemire 41
Andre Iguodala 8 Assists Raymond Felton 13
Elton Brand 5 Rebounds Landry Fields 10
Elton Brand 8 Free Throws Made Amar'e Stoudemire 7
Jrue Holiday 3 Steals Raymond Felton 3
Elton Brand 2 Blocks Amar'e Stoudemire 4

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Philadelphia 103 54.2 3-10 22-29 21 27 4 10 13
New York 117 59.7 11-27 14-17 27 39 7 7 18

Upcoming Games

  • New York will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Knicks have a W/L % of .640 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Atlanta . The 76ers have a W/L % of .417 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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