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CLEVELAND -- Knicks star Carmelo Anthony fell and injured his right knee in the second quarter of Mondays 102-97 win over host Cleveland.
While no official diagnosis has been made, Anthony said afterward the knee has been bothering him for a couple weeks. Anthony reportedly had an MRI on the knee over the weekend.
Its been sore, no stiffness, he said. Its been going on a while now.
Anthony scored six points on 1-for-5 shooting and committed three turnovers in 14 minutes. The Knicks trailed by 22 points when Anthony departed with 6:42 remaining in the first half.
Anthony entered the night tied for the NBAs scoring lead, with Oklahoma Citys Kevin Durant, at 28.6 points per game.
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This past Sunday and Monday provided a strong testament and reminder to the value of Carmelo Anthony as a scorer and the true strength of the Knicks offense. Sunday’s game against the Miami Heat showed both Anthony’s potential when he is playing at his best and how he performs when checked by an elite defender. Monday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers showed what the Knicks...
Carmelo is officially out
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Sounds as if Carmelo will play tomorrow vs Kevin Durant and OKC
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Carmelo Anthony went down against the Cleveland Cavaliers with an injury to his right knee that he says has origins that date back to before the game. Melo told ESPN that he knew today would not be a good da. “Today I just woke up and you know how some days you really don’t feel right,” [...]
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Carmelo Anthony has been dealing with soreness in his right knee over the past few weeks and recently had an MRI.
Carmelo Anthony‘s knee injury is being treated carefully but optimistically ever since the Knicks forward left Monday’s game after stumbling to the floor in the second quarter. For now, the team is holding out hope that Anthony simply tweaked his right knee during the win over the Cavaliers. Their best-case scenario is that he will be back on the court soon.
If he is not, the...
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony is listed as questionable for Wednesday's game against the Detroit Pistons after suffering an injury to his right knee during Monday's win against Cleveland Cavaliers.The incident occurred in the first half midway through the second quarter when Anthony stumbled, fell to the ground, left the game and failed to return. Anthony claims...
The Knicks are reluctant to reveal the source of Carmelo Anthony's discomfort in his right knee.
CLEVELAND -- The Cavaliers have become accomplished at one thing this season, and its not something thats any good.
But their ability to take the wind out of their own sails is clearly unmatched.
That may sound harsh, especially when youre talking about such a young team that understands its taking part in an ongoing process.
Well, chalk up another one to painful memories, as...
Amare Stoudemire scored 22 points, J.R. Smith added 18 and the New York Knicks overcame a 22-point deficit without All-Star Carmelo Anthony to beat the Cavaliers 102-97 on Monday night, ending a 10-game losing streak in Cleveland.
Steve Novak made three of New York's seven 3-pointers in the fourth quarter as the Knicks rallied and shook off a tough home loss on Sunday, when...
Carmelo Anthony took a frightening tumble on Monday night during the New York Knicks’ loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. After the Knicks grabbed a rebound in the second quarter, Anthony looked to receive an outlet pass and appeared to trip over his own feet. He then grabbed toward his knee in pain.
According to head coach Mike Woodson, the tumble could have been avoided if he had...
Current Standings - New York - 2nd in the Eastern Conference (6.5 games behind Miami), 1st in the Atlantic Division (2.5 games ahead of Brooklyn) Miami - 1st in Eastern Conference
Previous Meeting - New York beat Miami 112-92 on December 6th (Carmelo Anthony DNP)
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Mike Woodson appeared on ESPN radio’s “The Stephen A. Smith and Ryan Ruocco Show” and when defending his star player being considered a “quitter” for leaving Monday’s game vs. Cleveland down 22 points, Woodson actually stated that Carmelo Anthony asked to be taken out of the game before tripping over himself and injuring his right knee during the first half of play. Woodson...