Originally written on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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"Don't worry Jeff, I'm not passing." Dan Shaughnessy wrote an article for this morning's Boston Globe entitled "Knicks' Carmelo Anthony will never win it all."  He opens by simply saying "overrated ball hog," and later writes "today’s Knicks are Diana Ross and the Supremes. And Melo is the Supreme Diva."  In describing Anthony's style of play, Shaughnessy states: He’s probably going to shoot the Knicks past the Celtics in the first round of these NBA playoffs. But he’s not going to be an NBA champion. He’s not one of the all-time greats. He appears to be incapable of doing anything to help his team unless he has the ball in his hands. He plays like an only child. He cannot share the ball. He knows he’s better than all of his teammates and he plays like a man intent on doing it all by himself. He either has the basketball, or he’s demanding the basketball. Based on watching Game 1, this is a very reasonable assessment.  Carmelo put up 36 points while shooting 13-29 from the field,...
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