New York 107, New Orleans 88

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, March 2, 2011 7:30 PM
Location - Madison Square Garden, New York, New York
Officials - #29 Steve Javie, #53 Mark Lindsay, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 19763

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New Orleans 25 17 20 26 88
New York 27 25 30 25 107

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New Orleans 35-28 21-9 14-19 L3
New York 31-28 17-12 14-16 W1

Recap


Point guard Toney Douglas scored 24 points while filling in for an injured Chauncey Billups, and the New York Knicks pulled away in the second half for a 107-88 victory over the visiting New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday night.

Amar'e Stoudemire also scored 24 points and Carmelo Anthony added 22 points as New York handed the Hornets their third straight loss and 10th in 13 games.

Shawne Williams netted 16 points, including 11 in a span of under 3 1/2 minutes in the third quarter as the Knicks shot 54.5 percent (42 of 77) from the floor.

Jarrett Jack scored 21 points to lead New Orleans, which got another abysmal offensive performance from point guard Chris Paul.

Paul was held to just four points, giving him a total of 17 in the three-game skid for New Orleans, which failed to reach 100 points for the ninth consecutive contest.

Top Game Performances

New Orleans   New York
Jarrett Jack 21 Scoring Toney Douglas 24
Chris Paul 10 Assists Toney Douglas 5
Emeka Okafor 8 Rebounds Anthony Carter 7
Quincy Pondexter 7 Free Throws Made Carmelo Anthony 6
Willie Green 2 Steals Anthony Carter 2
Emeka Okafor 3 Blocks Ronny Turiaf 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New Orleans 88 46.5 3-14 19-26 19 33 5 8 14
New York 107 54.5 10-22 13-20 28 41 2 6 16

Upcoming Games

  • New York will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Knicks have a W/L % of .600 after a win and .448 after a loss.
  • New Orleans will play their next game on the road against Memphis . The Hornets have a W/L % of .657 after a win and .429 after a loss.
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