NBA: New York 120, Memphis 99

March 17, 2011 at 11:22 PM

NEW YORK, March 17 (UPI) -- Toney Douglas made nine of a franchise-record 20 3-pointers Thursday in leading the New York Knicks to a 120-99 victory over Memphis.

The nine long-range field goals by Douglas tied a team record for an invidual and came on 12 attempts. He scored 29 points to help the Knicks end a three-game skid.

Carmelo Anthony added 28 points and Amare Stoudemire had 16 for New York, which took an eight-point lead at halftime and owned an 18-point advantage going into the fourth quarter.

Mike Conley led Memphis with 16 points. The Grizzlies have lost three out of four.

Douglas hit 5-of-6 attempts from 3-point range in the second period. The Knicks attempted 36 shots from beyond the arc.

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