New York, NY (Sports Network) - J.R. Smith scored a game-high 35 points off
the bench, as the New York Knicks held off a furious second-half surge from
the Memphis Grizzlies to notch their sixth straight victory with a 108-101
decision on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
Carmelo Anthony followed with 22 points and seven rebounds, while Iman
Shumpert and Raymond Felton added 16 and 13 points, respectively, for the
Knicks, who nearly blew a 30-point third-quarter cushion.
Mike Conley contributed 26 points and six assists, while Jerryd Bayless
tallied 24 points in the setback, Memphis' second in a row and third in its
last four games.
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