Found September 30, 2012 on 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
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In an article by the Wall Street Journal, New York Knicks small forward Carmelo Anthony has vouched to score less points.  There is no doubt that he is an offensive-minded player and can jack up shots without a care.  Carmelo is finally grasping the idea of team ball by scoring fewer points to let his other teammates help pitch in offensively.

In an interview with the WSJ, Carmelo Anthony stated:

I’m tired of scoring 30 or 40 points a game.  There’s probably going to be times where I have to do it, or I’m in a groove.  But if I’m doing that night-in, night-out, we’re not going to have the balance that we need to win.

This is great news for the Knicks, who picked up a handful of veterans who were known to be offensive game-changers during their prime.  With that said, expect the Knicks offense to run a bit more smoothly since the ball will not necessarily stop and become stagnant when in the hands of Carmelo.

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