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If Carmelo Anthony were to describe his game, he might sound a lot like Liam Neeson in Taken: “I have a very particular set of skills.” Anthony has been consistently great at one thing since he entered the league. He scores. Anthony has averaged at least 20 points per game in all 10 of his NBA seasons, and in his last three games, he has averaged 29.7 points. That could be very bad news for the New York Knicks. It all comes back to that particular set of skills. Anthony is a scorer, but not all scorers are the same. When Kevin Durant is at the top of his game, he lifts his team, because the Oklahoma City forward can score within the Thunder’s free-flowing offense. Anthony is not that type of player. He is a slowdown, pound-the-rock isolation player for whom the offense must come to a screeching halt for him to operate. There have been exceptions to that for Anthony, on occasion. In 2008-09, Anthony let his scoring average drop six whole points from a career-high of 28.9 points just ...
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