Highlights: Knicks Hold-Off Heat and Avoid Sweep
The New York Knicks came into yesterday’s game win the possibility of being swept out of the NBA playoffs for a second consecutive season. The Miami Heat beat the Knicks three time already and they were poised to finish them off at Madison Square Garden.
However, the Knicks used their fans to rally themselves in the fourth quarter and pulled of an amazing 89-87 victory. The Knicks used their three-point shooting in the period to pull off the win and relied on their defense to stop the Heat on the final possession.
Carmelo Anthony led the Knicks with 41 points and Amar’e Stoudemire returned from his hand injury and put up 20 points and ten rebounds.
The Knicks will play Game 5 in Miami on Wednesday.