The Knicks defeated the Lakers, 110-103, on Sunday afternoon.
Carmelo Anthony followed up his record-setting effort against the Bobcats with a team-high 35 points.
The Knicks are 5-3 against the West in the month of January (5-11 overall)
Raymond Felton scored a season-high 20 points.
Despite the loss, the Lakers had a better shooting percentage from the field (52 percent) and from beyond the arc (47.8 percent).
Sam SpiegelmanBehind another stellar performance from Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks notched their second win in as many games, defeating the Lakers, 110-103, at Madison Square Garden Sunday afternoon.
Anthony followed up his record-setting 62-point performance by scoring a game-high 35 points, including a 14-of-31 mark from the field, in addition to dishing out five assists and grabbing four rebounds.
The Knicks entered the fourth quarter with a two-point lead, but outscored the Lakers 27-22 in the final frame. Raymond Felton scored six of his season-high 20 points in the quarter, while rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. and J.R. Smith each scored five points in the quarter and finished with 18 and 16 points, respectively.
Making his second consecutive start, Pablo Prigioni failed to record a point, going 0-for-3 from the field in 22 minutes played. He was the only Knicks starter to finish with a negative +/-.
Jodie Meeks scored a team-high 24 points for Los Angeles, while Pau Gasol had 20 points and 13 rebounds. Manny Harris added 18 points off the bench. The Lakers’ losing streak is now at four.
Next Game: The Knicks host the Boston Celtics on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. ET.