MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- A 3-point play by J.R. Smith with 20 seconds left gave New York a four-point lead Friday, finishing a rally that brought the Knicks a 100-94 win over Minnesota.
Carmelo Anthony scored 12 of his 36 points in the final 6:30 to fuel the New York comeback after the Knicks had trailed by 11 early in the final quarter.
Smith was fouled by Dante Cunningham on the play and the ensuing free throw gave New York a 98-94 cushion.
Ridnour led the Timberwolves with 20 points in what was their ninth loss in 10 outings.
|Additional Sports News Stories|
COLLEGE PARK, Md., June 19 (UPI) --University of Maryland scientists say they've developed an environmentally friendly battery that uses wood as its backbone.