Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger (7) is fouled by New York Knicks forward Kyle O'Quinn during the second half of a preseason NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, in New York. The Knicks defeated the Celtics 101-95.
Adam Hunger
October 22, 2015

BOSTON (AP) Jared Sullinger had 16 points and eight rebounds to help lead the Boston Celtics to a 99-85 preseason victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.

Celtics: Sullinger was 6 of 10 and had six assists in 19 minutes. ... Tyler Zeller finished with 15 points and Jae Crowder added 13. ... David Lee had seven points and eight boards.

Knicks: Carmelo Anthony scored eight points on 4-of-18 shooting in 31 minutes. ... Jose Calderon had 17 points and eight rebounds. ... Derrick Williams added 14 points.

Star watch: Anthony struggled, missing six of his first seven shots. He was held scoreless for over 20 minutes until a pair of baskets late in the first half. ... 2014 first-round draft pick Marcus Smart had nine assists for Boston.

Up next: New York opens the regular season at Milwaukee on Wednesday. Boston wraps up its preseason schedule against Philadelphia on Friday.

You May Like

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)