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New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony suffered a strained right groin in the first quarter of Monday's game against the Utah Jazz and will not return.
Anthony, the Knicks' leading scorer, had a pair of points in six minutes before exiting. He has missed three games to date.
New York was already without forward Amare Stoudemire, who missed the game following the death of his brother in a car accident earlier Monday.
Anthony is averaging 23.3 points and 6.2 rebounds this season, but he has been dealing with a number of injuries.
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Carmelo Anthony left Monday's game against the Jazz with 6:10 remaining in the first quarter due to a strained right groin.
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony suffered a strained right groin in the first quarter of Monday's game against the Utah Jazz. He will not return.
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No Carmelo Anthony, No Amar’e Stoudemire” No problem. The Knicks won their second straight game at the Garden behind Jeremy Lin Monday night. Lin, a Harvard graduate who was in the D-League just two weeks ago, scored topped his two-day old career-high as the Knicks beat the Jazz 99-88 in front of an announced crowd of 19,763.
The Knicks were playing without Amare Stoudemire and lost Carmelo Anthony to an injury early in the game, but Jeremy Lin had 28 points and eight assists in his first career start to lift New York over the Utah Jazz, 97-88, on Monday.
Live Analysis: New York Knicks 75, Utah Jazz 73 after 3rd quarter
Brian T. Smith The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 6, 2012 06:57PM MDT
New York • The First: Knicks 19, Jazz 16
New York jumps out to a quick 14-7 lead but loses forward Carmelo Anthony to a right groin strain. Utah takes advantage of Anthony and Amare Stoudemire being out and closes the quarter strong.