Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/25/13
BOSTON -- Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks teammates didn't know what to expect from the Celtics crowd in the first game between the two teams since Anthony and Garnett had their little spat on Jan. 7 in New York. But what the New Yorkers DID know and always know is that Anthony has to score for the team to win. And that's what he did to lead the Knicks to an 89-86 win and send the Celtics to their fifth straight loss on Thursday night. "It was cool. It was cool," Anthony said after scoring 28 points and grabbing nine rebounds as the first-place Knicks avenged the loss in New York with their third win in the last four games. "We're on the road; to me, it just a matter of blocking everything out and really just locking in from a basketball standpoint and try not to even worry about the crowd and being on the road and things like that. "It was just a matter of doing what I had to do, doing what we had to do to win this game." Anthony was suspended for one game for trying to co...
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