Posted April 7, 2013 by DJ Enuff in Sports

KnicksTape: Knicks Knock Off OKC, Cruise to 12 Straight!

Ibaka Melo


n the KnicksTape, the NY Knicks behind Melo (36 points) knocked off Western Conference Top Dog OKC (Oklahoma City Thunder) today 125-120! The Knicks (50-26) have now won 12 straight, and posted their first 50 win season since 1999-2000! Melo kept coming off the block hard collecting nine offensive boards, 12 total, and getting his own put-backs! Besides Melo, J.R. Smith had 22 points, Raymond Felton 16 points and eight assists, Chandler 15 points, Jason Kidd 14 points, and Chris Copeland 13 points! For OKC, Russell Westbrook had a phenomenal game with a game-high 37 points, 11 boards and eight assists, Serge Ibaka had five blocks, and KD had 27 points! OKC (56-21) have slipped a game back behind the first place San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference with the loss!