Knicks stretch home streak to four and deal Hawks second straight loss
New York's Carmelo Anthony goes 12 for 22 in 38 minutes of action. AP

CARMELO Anthony scored 31 points to match his season high and lift the Knicks to a 104-94 victory over the Altanta Hawks on Sunday in New York (Monday, Manila time).

Kristaps Porzingis scored 19 points and hauled down 11 rebounds as the Knicks notched their fourth straight home win.

Derrick Rose and Courtney Lee scored 14 each.

New York recorded its sixth victory in 13 games and handed the Hawks their second straight loss.

The Knicks also spoiled Dwight Howard’s big double-double.

Howard came up with 18 points and 18 rebounds, while Paul Millsap had 19 points on 8 of 17 shooting.

Dennis Schroder had a dismal outing with one point, missing all his eight shots in 21 minutes of action.

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