Kyle Lowry finished with 32 points and recorded 11 assists to lead the Toronto Raptors to a victory over the New York Knicks, 115-100. The Raptors were on fire in this one, going 36-80 (45.0%) from the field, including 15-32 (46.9%) from three-point range. Toronto (13-15) has now won seven of their last 10 games.
Lowry went 10-17 (4-7 from three-point range) and 8-10 from the free throw line, in a solid performance. On 9-12 shooting from the field and 5-6 from the free throw line, Amare Stoudemire put up 23 points off the bench for New York in the loss. He also tallied 9 rebounds. J.R. Smith chipped in 13 points and 7 rebounds and Toure' Murry finished with 11 points and 6 assists.
New York (9-21) has now dropped their last three consecutive games.
Coming up next, the Raptors battle the Chicago Bulls, who are 11-16 on the year. The Knicks match up against the San Antonio Spurs, currently 23-7 this season. The Raptors are 1-1 versus Chicago this season. The Knicks have a 0-1 record against San Antonio this season.