Joe Camporeale-US PRESSWIRE
The Knicks improved to 6-0 Thursday with a win over the Spurs.
Raymond Felton had 25 points and seven assists for the Knicks and Jason Kidd scored 14 points, including a 3-pointer in a decisive fourth-quarter run that helped give the Knicks the lead. Carmelo Anthony scored only nine points, but had 12 rebounds and J.R. Smith scored 17 points off the bench. New York out-scored San Antonio 32-24 in the fourth.
Tim Duncan had 14 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks for the Spurs, who are now 7-2 on the season. Tony Parker had 19 points and 12 assists and Kawhi Leonard scored 16 points. The Spurs got 35 combined points off the bench from Stephen Jackson, Tiago Splitter and Manu Ginobili.
San Antonio shot just 8-for-29 from 3-point range while the Knicks made 11-for-25 3-pointers.