Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 5/21/13
Jim Boeheim loves Carmelo Anthony like a son, so it’s not shock that Boeheim feels the need to stick up for his former Syracuse star anytime he feels like Anthony is wrong criticized. The New York Post is reporting that Boeheim took to the Syracuse Post-Standard to blast almost every Knicks player except Anthony. , Boeheim ripped Tyson Chandler,  point guards Raymond Felton and Pablo Prigioni and even coach Mike Woodson while trying to defend Anthony. Boeheim was asked if Anthony can lead the Knicks as constructed to an NBA title, and Boeheim told the paper. “Not on that team.He did what he can do. He played very well the final game. Everybody’s killing him but Tyson Chandler just didn’t try to catch the ball. He threw him the ball and Tyson Chandler went like this” and the paper said Boeheim dodged in his chair. [Tyson] was wide open,’’ Boeheim added. “He should have been looking for the ball right here. Kenyon Martin should have been looking for the ball. They both went like this ...
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