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Posted April 24, 2013 by DJ Enuff in Sports
 
 

KnicksTape: Knicks Sink C’s, Take 2-0 Series Lead! [Video]

Melo J.R. Smith Felton

“It was just a tale of two halves today and last game,’’ Anthony said. “We just had to find a rhythm, find some shots in the second half.’’ – nypost

”For us, we know what type of team we are,” Anthony said. ”We know when we really buckle down on the defensive end, it’s been hard for teams.” – foxsports

“We have to prepare for the emotions that will be taking place in Boston on Friday,’’ Anthony said. “But as a team, we got to go in there and staying together knowing it’s going to be very emotional in that building. But we’re going in to win that game.” – nypost

J.R. Smith Celebrations during the game

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elo hooped 34 points, J.R. Smith followed with 19, leading the NY Knicks past the Boston Celtics 87-71 last night! The NY Knicks exploded in the second half by holding the C’s to a Playoff franchise record-breaking 23 points (19% shoooting), and now have a commanding 2-0 series lead! The Celtics did actually have a 48-42 halftime lead, but in the pivotal third quarter, the Knicks trampled them outscoring them 32 to 11! J.R. Smith received his coveted Sixth Man of the Year Award Trophy before the game! Besides Melo who shot a credible 8 for 13 in the second half, and newly crowned sixth man J.R. Smith, Raymond Felton made his mark with 16 points! Don’t discount K-Mart who had 11 boards and four big blocks (and highlight plays) in 23 minutes on the floor! For the Celtics, Paul Pierce finished with 18 points, six boards and six assists, KG, who was battling foul trouble, finished with 12 points and 11 boards, and Jeff Green and Jordan Crawford finished with 10 points apiece! The Knicks-Celtics series will move to the Boston TD Garden on Friday (8PM EST ESPN) to play the first Celtics game there since the horrific Boston Marathon bombing! Check out all types of highlight plays from Melo Garden party to the K-Mart Special block on Jeff Green late in the game on video below!

Knicks Hold Another Garden Party – Highlights:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DxalS3a5xtI[/youtube]

Felton Oops to J.R. Smith:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3v4NMWhkWRI[/youtube]

J.R. Smith Hits Deep Three Buzzer Beater to End 1st quarter:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=crwsjA85wy0[/youtube]

K-Mart Special Blocks Jeff Green BIG:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oB_0a2Qp2xg[/youtube]

K-Mart Special Dunk:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkhXtj6dNsk[/youtube]

J.R. Smith post-game press conference:

[youtube width=”625″ height=”425″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9HVyvMjze5A[/youtube]