NBA Recap: New York Knicks 96, Los Angeles Lakers 127 [PHOTOS]

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  • Lost on the Road
    The New York Knicks struggled on all fronts Tuesday including allowing the Los Angeles Lakers to shoot 57.6 per cent from the field and 64.3 per cent from behind the arc.
  • Rebirth?
    Amare Stoudemire had 16 points including this dunk. But he only had 2 rebounds.
  • Fast Track
    The Lakers outscored the Knicks, 51-31 in the third quarter.
  • Blocked in L.A.
    Chris Kaman started at center for L.A. and finished with 13 points, 9 rebounds and this Amare blocked shot.
  • Mellow
    Carmelo Anthony had 29 points and 9 rebounds and like the Knicks' season it's all for naught.
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The Los Angeles Lakers had a rare blowout out win this season after running the visiting New York Knicks out of the Staplce Center with a huge 127-96 victory on Tuesday night.

The L.A. reserves did the damage on this one as Xavier Henry (22 points), Nick Young (20 points) and Kent Bazemore (18 points) all scored in double-figures off the bench. As a whole, the Lakers just 57.3 per cent from the field overall and hit 18-of-28 from behind the arc. The home team was so hot that they hit 51 points in the third quarter.

Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony had 29 points and Amare Stoudemire had 16 for the Knicks, which have lost back-to-back games after establishing their longest winning streak of the season.

View the slideshow for images of the NYK-LAL game on Tuesday.

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