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New York's Carmelo Anthony, center, wrestles for a loose ball with New Orleans' Lance Thomas, left, and Roger Mason Jr., right, during Tuesday's game in New Orleans.
New York's Carmelo Anthony, center, wrestles for a loose ball with New Orleans' Lance Thomas, left, and Roger Mason Jr., right, during Tuesday's game in New Orleans. Gerald Herbert/AP photo

Knicks 102, Hornets 80

Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and New York extended the undermanned New Orleans' losing streak to four games with a victory Tuesday night.

Raymond Felton and J.R. Smith each added 15 points. Felton scored all of his points on five 3-pointers as New York hit 14 3s as a team.

Tyson Chandler grabbed 12 rebounds for the Knicks, who've won two straight since their first loss of the season and are 8-1 for only the third time in franchise history. The other two times, the 1969-70 and 1972-73 seasons, they won championships.

Ryan Anderson, starting in place of Anthony Davis, led the Hornets with 15 points. Davis was ruled out shortly before tip-off because tenderness in his left ankle.

Rookie Austin Rivers added a career-high 14 points and Brian Roberts 13 for New Orleans.

76ers 106, Raptors 98

Jason Richardson scored six of his 21 points late in the fourth quarter, Nick Young had 23 off the bench and the 76ers rallied to beat Toronto.

Jrue Holiday had 19 points and 12 assists and Thad Young scored 18 to help the Sixers win their third straight game.

DeMar DeRozan had 24 for the Raptors.

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