NEW YORK — Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points, Kristaps Porzingis had 19 and the New York Knicks beat the Chicago Bulls 106-94 on Thursday night to sweep the home-and-home series.
Derrick Williams added 13 points, Jose Calderon 12, and Arron Afflalo 11 for New York. The Knicks beat the Bulls 115-107 on Wednesday night in Chicago.
Derrick Rose led Chicago with 30 points. Jimmy Butler had 19, and Taj Gibson 10.
Fighting for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, the Bulls led only one time in the game — at 8-7 on Gibson’s short jumper.