Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 1/16/13
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said he was unaware that he was miked up during two games last weekend, on the special orders of owner James Dolan, and claims he doesn't care. Anthony laughed off the notion that the team had planted two audio technicians with disk-shaped recording devices on both ends of the court to tape his on-court chats with other players. Dolan reportedly did it to protect his star player from another Kevin Garnett type "he said-she said" incident which led to a one-game suspension for Anthony. "I don't care about microphones," Anthony told the New York Post after he and his wife, La La, arrived at the team hotel in London for Thursday night's game against the Pistons.  "I wasn't aware of it.  I found out on the plane [trip]." Anthony wasn't overly concerned about the on-court bugging, but doesn't understand why the team resorted to such tactics. "I don't think the mikes are going to stop what's goes on out on the court," he said.  "But it was funn...
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