Carmelo Anthony scored 18 points and added 9 rebounds and 7 assists in a tremendous all-around performance to lead the New York Knicks to a victory over the Philadelphia 76ers, 102-92. New York (14-22) has now won four in a row.
Anthony shot 8-21 from the field. New York also got solid performances from Amare Stoudemire with 21 points and 5 rebounds, and J.R. Smith with 14 points and 6 assists. On 8-13 shooting, including 1-4 from behind the arc, James Anderson put up 17 points for Philadelphia in the loss. He also added 7 rebounds. James Anderson chipped in 17 points and 7 rebounds and Michael Carter-Williams finished with 11 points and 7 rebounds.
Philadelphia (12-25) has now lost four straight games.
Coming up next, the Knicks take on the Phoenix Suns, who are 21-15 on the year. The 76ers match up with the Charlotte Bobcats, currently 15-22 this season. The 76ers are 0-1 versus Charlotte this season.