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Knicks Down Philadelphia 107-97 - Match Report

The Knicks grabbed a 107-97 win over the 76ers on Friday, behind a 22-point effort from Arron Afflalo at Wells Fargo Center.

New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -5.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 196.0.

New York got 17 points from Derrick Williams and another 16 points from Carmelo Anthony. Jose Calderon contributed 6 assists, while Kyle O'Quinn cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Philadelphia got 20 points from Jahlil Okafor in a losing cause and another 15 points from Tony Wroten. Kendall Marshall contributed 3 assists for the 76ers, while Hollis Thompson had 7 rebounds.

New York led at halftime, 65-44.

New York won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-36.

New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The 76ers will aim to get back on the winning track at Cleveland.