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Anthony returns, Porzingis debuts, Knicks win opener

NEW YORK (AP) Carmelo Anthony scored 17 points in his first game since left knee surgery, Kristaps Porzingis had seven in his NBA debut and the New York Knicks beat Paschoalotto Bauru of Brazil 100-81 on Wednesday night. Anthony hadn't played since the All-Star Game on this court in February. He had surgery on Feb. 19 and missed the final 30 games of the season but looked good as...
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100 Best NBA Players- New York Knicks

(Aug. 11, 2015 – Source: Ethan Miller/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Senior Writer at Hoopstuff… With the season rapidly approaching, I’ve compiled a list of the NBA’s top 100 players. The following is an analysis of which members of the New York Knicks ranked. SF Carmelo Anthony (Rank: 6th) This is likely one of the most controversial ratings on the list...
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Emmanuel Mudiay is the future for the Denver Nuggets

Emmanuel Mudiay was the No. 7 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Most thought he would be drafted in the top five. However, Mudiay slipped and was drafted by the Denver Nuggets. Mudiay is an interesting prospect due to to his backstory. He played his high school basketball here in the United States before heading to China for a year due to NCAA ineligibility issues. Now, Mudiay...
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Carmelo Anthony on requesting a trade: 'Hell no'

If the Knicks fail to drastically improve upon their 17-65 record this season, there has been speculation that Carmelo Anthony could be traded. Should that end up happening, Anthony insists it won’t be per his request. On Monday, Carmelo was asked if he has thought about asking Phil Jackson for a trade if the Knicks...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Carmelo Anthony downplays criticism: ‘I lead in my own way’

Carmelo Anthony insisted that if anyone expects him to change the way he demonstrates leadership this coming season, think again. Anthony defended his leadership style — one that lacks being overly vocal — by saying the ability to motivate and inspire teammates can take on many different forms. “I lead in my own way,” he said, via ESPN. “I will speak up from time to...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
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Carmelo Anthony continues to be a clueless doofus

Carmelo Anthony: New York Knicks Forward Says Team Will Compete for a Championship This Season"People might not believe that, but we're definitely competing for that," Anthony said after training camp practice on Wednesday, ESPN reports. The Knicks won a franchise-low 17 games in 2014-15 and will not compete for a championship in 2015-2016.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive...
Via Bob's Blitz
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Report: Kevin Durant leaning toward Lakers if he leaves OKC

    Kevin Durant has gone on the record as saying he would like to spend his entire career with the Oklahoma City Thunder, but is there a chance he could replace one of the greatest players of all time if he decides to leave? On ESPN’s “First Take” Tuesday morning, Stephen A. Smith said that sources have told him Durant’s preferred landing spot is the Los Angeles Lakers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Carmelo Anthony wants to be a 'big brother' to Kristaps Porzingis

If anyone can relate to the pressure Kristaps Porzingis is about to face in New York, it's Carmelo Anthony. Melo has been under loads of scrutiny ever since coming over from the Nuggets. Porzingis, meanwhile, hasn't even played in the NBA yet and is already hearing about how much he needs to do to help.So, Anthony is using this as an opportunity to act as a mentor to KP. Here's...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony takes on Instagram user who questions his ‘elite’ status

Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony continues to come down on the Instagram non-believers like the hammer of Thor. The eight-time NBA All-Star must be spending a lot of time idly browsing the photo-sharing service this offseason. After giving a critical Knicks fan on Instagram a hard dose of reality last month by saying “You are stuck with me, buddy,” Anthony was at it again over...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony fires back at another social media critic

Carmelo Anthony again made the decision to engage a critic on social media, this time to question the intelligence of an inquiry regarding the New York Knicks star possibly diminishing skills on the court. The latest social media outburst occurred on Instagram when a user who goes by the moniker “freemangfx” mused if Anthony should still be considered among the best players...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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