New York beat the Jazz in Utah 92-83 on Monday. Carmelo Anthony had 34 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists. Tyson Chandler had 19 points and 9 assists, while J.R. Smith had 13 points.
Utah’s Derrick Favors scored 13 points and collected 13 boards. Gordon Hayward scored 18 points, while Trey Burks had 17 points and 7 assists.
Earlier tonight the Knicks hosted their crosstown rival Brooklyn Nets and won 110-81. Anthony had 23 points, 10 rebunds ad 3 ssists. Smith lso performed well with 24 points, 8 assists and 6 assists. Tim Hardaway Jr. also chipped in 17 points in the win.
Brooklyn’s Joe Johnson led them in scoring with 16 points. Deron Williams and Anderson scored 12 and 11 points each.
The Knicks have 6 games left for the season and are one game behind the Atlanta Hawks for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
New York will face the Wizards on Friday, then down to Miami to play the Heat on Sunday.