The New York Knicks began their pre-season schedule today against the Washington Wizards and ended up winning the game, 108-101. Carmelo Anthony played only 20 minutes in the game, but ended up scoring 17 points.
The Knicks' leading scorers were J.R. Smith and Steve Novak who had 20 and 21 points, respectively. As a team, the Knicks shot 47 percent from the field and hit 18 three-pointers.
New York's next pre-season game will be on Saturday when they play the Boston Celtics in Hartford, Conn.