New York 110, Philadelphia 88

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, November 5, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Officials - #48 Scott Foster, #61 Courtney Kirkland, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 15783

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
New York 25 31 33 21 110
Philadelphia 21 27 20 20 88

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
New York 3-0 2-0 1-0 W3
Philadelphia 1-2 1-1 0-1 L2

Recap

Knicks 110, 76ers 88: Carmelo Anthony led seven players in double figures with 21 points and the Knicks remained unbeaten by overcoming an early deficit against host Philadelphia in the second game of a back-to-back set.

J.R. Smith added 10 of his 17 in the fourth quarter while Raymond Felton collected 16 points and eight assists as the Knicks outscored Philadelphia 106-74 over the final 44:16. Tyson Chandler chipped in 14 and Ronnie Brewer contributed 13 as New York shot 46.4 percent, improved to 3-0 for the first time since 1999-00 and won their first three games by double figures for the first time in team history. Rookie Pablo Prigioni added 11 and Rasheed Wallace contributed 10 in his first significant NBA action in two years.

Jrue Holliday failed to repeat his 27-point showing from Sunday in New York and led Philadelphia with 17 points. Thaddeus Young and Dorell Wright added 14 apiece for the 76ers, who shot 33.7 percent.

In their first two victories, the Knicks trailed for a total of just 39 seconds but quickly fell behind 14-4 in the opening minutes. Anthony missed his first four shots but made five of his next eight and had 15 points as the Knicks took a 56-48 lead into halftime before outscoring Philadelphia 33-20 in the third.

GAME NOTEBOOK: 76ers G Jason Richardson sat out with a sprained left ankle and could miss up to a week. ...Smith and Philadelphia G Royal Ivey briefly exchanged shoves with 8:57 remaining in the second quarter when they got tangled underneath the basket going for a rebound, but only Smith was called for a technical foul. ... C Kwame Brown made his debut for the 76ers and played 10:50 before leaving with a strained left calf in the third. 

Top Game Performances

New York   Philadelphia
Carmelo Anthony 21 Scoring Jrue Holiday 17
Raymond Felton 8 Assists Jrue Holiday 8
Ronnie Brewer 10 Rebounds Thaddeus Young 10
Carmelo Anthony 6 Free Throws Made Jrue Holiday 6
Pablo Prigioni 2 Steals Jrue Holiday 2
Rasheed Wallace 2 Blocks Lavoy Allen 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
New York 110 46.4 13-32 19-19 24 44 5 7 7
Philadelphia 88 33.7 8-22 22-26 19 54 2 3 13

Upcoming Games

  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against New Orleans. The 76ers have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • New York will play their next game at home against Dallas. The Knicks have a W/L % of 1.000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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