Originally posted on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 5/21/13

It is no surprise that New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has a big fan in his former college coach, Jim Boeheim. Carmelo was the catalyst on the only Syracuse team to have won a National Championship, which includes 37 years of Boheim on the bench. But while he was able to carry an entire college team to six-straight wins in the NCAA Tournament, he certainly can’t be expected to do the same with the Knicks in four-straight seven-game series. Boeheim made that absolutely clear to the Syracuse Post-Standard when he ripped Melo’s teammates for their poor play in their playoff series loss to the Pacers. “Not on that team,” Boeheim said. “He did what he can do. He played very well the final game. Everybody’s killing him but Tyson Chandler just didn’t try to catch the ball. He threw him the ball and Tyson Chandler went like this (Boeheim dodged in a chair in his office in the Carmelo K. Anthony Center). He was wide open. He should have been looking for the ball right here. Kenyon Martin should have been looking for the ball. They both went like this (Boeheim dodged again). Carmelo gets turnovers and the announcers [...]

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