Despite being eliminated from playoff contention the Knicks showed some pride defeating the Bulls, 100-89, at Madison Square Garden behind 17 points each from Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith. Tim Hardaway Junior added 20 off the bench for New York, which moved to 35-and-45. Jimmy Butler posted 17 points in the loss. Joakim Noah just missed a triple-double with 13 points, 17 boards and nine assists. At 47-and-33 Chicago is the fourth-seed in the East due to a tie-breaker with the Raptors.
The Bulls are at home tonight against Orlando. The Pre-Game Show begins at 6:30 on Newstalk 1060.