Knicks Snap 6-Game Skid By Routing Bobcats
Tyson Chandler had 20 points and 17 rebounds as the New York Knicks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 111-78 rout of the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday night.
Chandler, a former Bobcats player, shot 9 for 10 from the field as the Knicks won despite a career-low one point from star Carmelo Anthony.
Amar’e Stoudemire chipped in with 18 points and eight rebounds while Landry Fields added 18 points and four assists for the Knicks, who won for the first time since Jan. 11.
The Knicks dominated inside the paint, outrebounding the Bobcats 53-33.
Kemba Walker, starting at point guard in place of D.J. Augustin, led Charlotte with 22 points. Gerald Henderson and Derrick Brown each scored 15 points for the Bobcats, losers of five straight.
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