New York Knicks vs. Atlanta Hawks Final Score
|New York Knicks||111|
The New York Knicks defeated the Atlanta Hawks via 111-97 on Sunday at the Madison Square Garden in New York City. Arron Afflalo scored 38 big points to lead the Knicks to their 16th win, but with 19 losses already.
Afflalo made an impressive shooting percentage wherein he made seven 3-point shots out of eight. His career high score is 43 points against the Philadelphia 76ers back in December of 2013. Because of his impressive game, Knicks head coach Derek Fisher praised his player because of scoring crucial points and defending his opponent (Kyle Korver) better.
Robin Lopez also scored in double figure with 16 points and rookie center Kristaps Porzingis had 14 points for the Knicks. As for the Hawks, Paul Millsap scored 19 points to lead his team. The Hawks now have 21 wins and 14 losses. They will have a chance to defeat the Knicks on Tuesday at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.
Scoring by quarters:
New York Knicks
|Tim Hardaway Jr.||0||0||0||0||0|