New York Knicks beat Brooklyn Nets 105-93

Sat, Mar 23, 2024
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New York Knicks beat Brooklyn Nets 105-93

NEW YORK (AP) - Donte DiVincenzo scored 31 points, Miles McBride had 26 and New York beat Brooklyn 105-93 on Saturday.

Jalen Brunson and Isaiah Hartenstein each had 17 points in New York's fifth win in six games. Brunson also had eight assists, and Hartenstein grabbed nine rebounds.

Brooklyn dropped its sixth consecutive game. Cam Thomas had 19 points for the Nets, and Mikal Bridges finished with 18.

Dennis Smith Jr. opened the fourth quarter with a 3-pointer for Brooklyn, tying it at 80. But New York responded with a 12-0 run.

DiVincenzo scored the first seven points in the spurt on two layups and a 3-pointer. After Josh Hart scored on a putback, DiVincenzo made another 3 to make it 92-80 with 8:56 left.

KINGS 109, MAGIC 107

Orlando, Fla. (AP) - De'Aaron Fox hit tying and go-ahead free throws with 21.2 seconds left and finished with 31 points, and Keon Ellis added another free throw in the final seconds as Sacramento beat Orlando.

After Fox tied the game at 107 and put the Kings ahead at 108-107, Ellis added a basket from the line with two seconds remaining and Sacramento ended Orlando's five-game win streak.

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Paolo Banchero missed a long 3-pointer attempt at the buzzer for the Magic.

Domantas Sabonis had 21 points and 14 rebounds for Sacramento, and Keegan Murray added 22 points.

Jonathan Isaac matched his career high with 25 points for the Magic. Banchero finished with 22 points and Franz Wagner added 18.

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