New York Knicks Team Report – December 7
=== New York Knicks Team Report – December 7 ===
(Sports Network) – The New York Knicks dropped their fourth straight game on
Saturday, as they were dealt a 104-92 loss at the hands of the Golden State
Warriors at the Arena in Oakland.
Keith Van Horn led New York with 19 points and 10 rebounds, while Shandon
Anderson had 17 in the losing effort.
Golden State took control of the contest with a 12-0 run in the third quarter.
Cardinal scored five points during the spurt, including a three-pointer that
started it, and Mike Dunleavy ended the run with a lay-in midway through the
The Warriors outscored the Knicks 34-25 in the third period and took an 83-73
into the final period.
Nine straight points to open the fourth quarter by New York drew them within
one at 83-82 after a Anderson three-pointer. But Golden State answered
with a 9-0 run of its own to take control of the contest for good. Two
consecutive baskets by Calbert Cheaney made it 92-82 with seven minutes left
Golden State continued to extend the margin and cruised to the finish line for
the easy victory.
The Knicks will return to the court on Tuedsay against the Los Angeles Lakers.