San Antonio, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Iman Shumpert's go-ahead tip-in with
23.4 seconds left lifted the New York Knicks to a 105-101 victory over the San
Antonio Spurs on Thursday night.
The game was tied at 101-101 when Carmelo Anthony missed a left corner 3, but
the rebound ricocheted high up into the air. Shumpert leapt high to bank in
the tip-in and give the Knicks a 103-101 lead.
Belinelli was off the mark on a triple from the top of the arc and Anthony hit
a pair of free throws to seal the outcome.
Shumpert had 27 points and six rebounds, while Anthony added 27 points and 12
boards for New York, which snapped a three-game losing streak.
Belinelli nailed six 3-pointers and finished with 32 points for the Spurs, who
had a three-game winning streak come to an end.
A Shumpert left corner 3 staked New York a 94-85 lead with 4:49 left, but the
Spurs used a 13-2 run to surge in front.
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