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BOSTON - Carmelo Anthony and his New York Knicks teammates finally enjoyed a winning feeling again. Manchester City Jersey .Anthony scored 22 points, Amare Stoudemire had 20 and the Knicks snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 101-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.Its always hard when youre climbing uphill, then you get that one game like today. Its kind of like relief, Anthony said. It gives you a chance to feel what winning a basketball game is like.Tim Hardaway Jr. added 16 points and Jason Smith 12 as New York snapped its longest losing streak since the 2005-06 team lost 10 straight from Jan. 28-Feb 13 en route to a 23-59 record.It had been nearly three weeks since the Knicks last win, a 91-83 victory over the lowly Philadelphia 76ers at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 22.Im just happy we won, said a smiling guard Iman Shumpert, who was lost with a dislocated left shoulder in the second quarter. If Ive got to separate my shoulder or dislocated my shoulder to get wins, Ill dislocate it every day. Im just trying to get wins.It was just the Knicks second road win of the season. They won their first, beating LeBron James and the Cavaliers in his return to Cleveland before losing the next 11.Jeff Green had 28 points and Tyler Zeller 19 for the Celtics, who dropped their third straight.Before the game, Boston coach Brad Stevens quickly squashed a question about worrying about a letdown against a struggling opponent without the possibility of its top scorer.He was right.The Celtics turned the ball over 17 times and shot just 43.5 per cent, missing 15 of 22 on 3-point attempts while having trouble stopping Anthony.Anthony, who entered leading the Knicks with 22.9 points per game, missed Wednesdays loss at San Antonio with a sore left knee, but he started after feeling good during a shootaround earlier in the day.Like I said before the game, if he plays or doesnt play, if we dont play well, we dont win, Stevens said.Green was bothered by the Celtics play.I want to win, Green said. Thats what Im frustrated about. I know we have the pieces here.Boston sliced it to 75-73 on the first basket of the fourth quarter, Marcus Thorntons 3-pointer from the right wing, before the Knicks went on a game-breaking 11-0 run over the ensuing 2 minutes. Shane Larkin started the burst with a 3-pointer.Boston was held to just two baskets in the opening 7 minutes of the fourth, missing nine of its initial 11 shots.Anthonys baseline jumper increased it to 90-75 with 5:43 to play.The Celtics made a late charge, closing it to 99-95 on Phil Presseys free throw with 16.8 seconds left, but Anthonys two free throws sealed it.The Knicks shot 55 per cent in the opening half and led 51-46 at intermission.TIP-INSKnicks: G J.R. Smith was out with a sore left heel. He wasnt able to do much (at the shootaround) today, coach Derek Fisher said. It was really sore. He tried it, I think, a day and a half ago. It was too sore and still too sore now. Hell be reevaluated later tonight or tomorrow and well go from there. ... Shumpert had his left arm in a sling and said hell have an MRI Saturday morning. I think Im a pretty strong guy, hopefully all those weights I lifted will pay off, he said. Hopefully just a simple dislocation, rehab and get back.Celtics: Stevens didnt hesitate when asked if he was worried about his teams motivation playing a struggling team. Were not good enough to do that, he said. Its not who youre playing. ... Boston G Avery Bradley was sent home after showing up with a fever. ... G Marcus Smart left the game with a strained left Achilles in the first half.GIVE ME A HAND, ROOKCleanthony Early took Shumperts bag and carried it to the bus for him, but not before nearly dropping a few things out of it with it still open. A rookie, Shumpert laughed.THEFTSThe Knicks had 13 steals in the game — eight in the first half. Boston had three.SIMPLY PLAY BETTERStevens said Boston didnt deserve to win. They were clearly playing very urgent tonight, he said. We have to play that way.UP NEXTKnicks: Host Toronto on Sunday.Celtics: At Philadelphia on Monday Raheem Sterling Jersey . Trailing 2-1 from the first leg, Fiorentina levelled on aggregate in the 14th minute when Joaquin Sanchez Rodriguez headed back a long ball from David Pizarro and Pasqual smashed home an angled volley. Fernandinho Manchester City Jersey . -- With the Memphis Grizzlies struggling to find their offensive rhythm, O. ST. JOHNS, N.L. -- St. Johns IceCaps defenceman Ben Chiarots night went from despair to elation on Saturday, as his team beat the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3-2 in overtime in American Hockey League action. Chiarot found himself on the end of a wide open puck just outside the slot with the third period winding down, but when he went to connect with the shot his stick exploded. Chiarot got a chance to redeem himself when he set up the game winner with 24.9 seconds left in overtime. "To keep this streak going, it feels great," he said, referring to the last nine games in which St. Johns has walked away with at least a point. "The boys are really excited." Adam Lowry scored the overtime winner, on a partial breakaway with a forehand-to-backhand move before hitting the backhand shot high, with 24.9 seconds left in the extra frame. Eric ODell and Andrew Gordon also scored for St. Johns (36-19-4). Scooter Vaughan and Aaron Ness scored the Sound Tigers (26-27-6). The teams combined for 48 penalty minutes, which shaped the way the game played out. "Not everyone gets out (to play)," Chiarot said. "Penalty killers dont usually play on the power play (and vice-versa). Depending on whiich way the calls are going, guys can get a little stuff on the bench. Willy Caballero Jersey. It seemed to even itself out in the end and the guys stayed in it." Bridgeport opened the scoring 7:00 into the game through Vaughan, who smashed a one-time slapshot in from the point on the power play. ODell tied the game for the IceCaps at the 12:48 mark of the first, finding a loose puck in front after Jason Jaffray had wrapped around the net. Ness added a short-handed goal for the Sound Tigers at the 13:36 mark of the first, gaining the zone and sniping high blocker with a wrist shot from the slot. The IceCaps tied the game on a power-play goal from Gordon, who wired a slapshot from the point high blocker at the 5:36 mark of the second period. Gordons goal was the turning point of the game, according to IceCaps head coach Keith McCambridge. "Our guys did a good job realizing it when we were down one goal," McCambridge said. "Andrew Gordons goal was a real big one for us to build some momentum. You have to give their goaltender credit, he was excellent at fighting through traffic." IceCaps goalie Michael Hutchinson made 14 saves. 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