Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/19/14
NEW YORK -- Carmelo Anthony scored 27 points to lead four New York Knicks in double figures as New York routed the Philadelphia 76ers 100-84 in a Sunday matinee at Madison Square Garden. J.R. Smith scored 20 points, Jason Kidd scored 12 points and Raymond Felton added 11 points for the Knicks, who have trailed just once -- at 2-0 for a 39-seconds span against the 76ers -- in winning their first two games of the season for the first time this century. Kidd also had seven assists and no turnovers in 23 impressive minutes at point guard. Jrue Holiday had 27 points and Thaddeus Young scored 16 points for the 76ers, who fell to 1-1 in playing their first game in four days. Evan Turner had a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds for the visitors. Just as they did against the defending champion Miami Heat in a stunning rout Friday night, the Knicks wasted no time racing out to a big lead Sunday. A 14-7 run fueled by five points apiece from Anthony and Ronnie Brewer gave the ...
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