New York 111, Charlotte 78

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina
Officials - #67 John Goble, #49 Tom Washington, # James Williams
Attendance - 16802

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New York 26 26 21 38 111
Charlotte 23 19 15 21 78

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New York 7-10 3-6 4-4 W1
Charlotte 3-15 2-7 1-8 L5

Recap


Tyson Chandler led the way with 20 points and 17 rebounds as the New York Knicks overcame a rough performance from Carmelo Anthony and snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-78 victory over the host Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday.

Amar'e Stoudemire added 18 points and eight boards and Landry Fields scored 18 points for the Knicks, who held the Bobcats to 34 percent shooting in one of their best defensive performances of the season.

Anthony finished with one point and went 0-for-7 from the floor to post the lowest full-game point total of his career. The All-Star forward, who is shooting a career-low 39.6 percent from the floor, helped out with 11 rebounds and four assists.

Anthony was shut out in the first half for just the fifth time in his career and joined Chandler and Stoudemire on the bench for most of the fourth quarter with New York comfortably ahead. None of the three reached 30 minutes of playing time.

Charlotte was within 26-23 after the first quarter but was outscored 85-55 in the final three periods on Tuesday.

Rookie Kemba Walker scored 22 points and Gerald Henderson and Derrick Brown added 15 apiece for the Bobcats, who have dropped five in a row.

Top Game Performances

New York   Charlotte
Tyson Chandler 20 Scoring Kemba Walker 22
Landry Fields 5 Assists Cory Higgins 2
Tyson Chandler 17 Rebounds Boris Diaw 6
Landry Fields 5 Free Throws Made Kemba Walker 6
Landry Fields 2 Steals Derrick Brown 2
Landry Fields 2 Blocks Byron Mullens 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New York 111 50.0 7-19 26-33 26 53 8 6 13
Charlotte 78 32.9 3-11 21-22 10 33 8 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Charlotte will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Bobcats have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .200 after a loss.
  • New York will play their next game on the road against Cleveland . The Knicks have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .300 after a loss.
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