Found January 27, 2012 on NY Daily News:
It was unconventional, risky and just about the only chance the Knicks, minus Carmelo Anthony, had against the Miami Heat. It was also classic Mike D’Antoni circa 2005. And it almost worked.

Knicks Unable to Ride Momentum Long Enough to Win Against Heat in Miami

Visibly playing through the pain of ankle and wrist injuries, Carmelo Anthony finally relented, accepting that he can longer perform his "superhero" act.The pain proved to be too much for Anthony, forcing him to sit against the Miami Heat on Friday. Dwyane Wade, though he had missed the last six previous, returned for the Heat.In fact, Wade returned in a big way for the...

Melo out for Knicks, Wade questionable for Heat

MIAMI (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony will not play Friday night when the New York Knicks visit the Miami Heat, who are still waiting to see if Dwyane Wade's sprained right ankle will allow him to return to the lineup.

Sitting out vs. Miami not move of a leader

MIAMI — Carmelo Anthony has a sore wrist, ankle and thumb, and yesterday morning he came down with a case of The LeBron Flu. With the Knicks’ nationally televised game against LeBron James and the Heat looming last night, with the likes of Alex Rodriguez and Isiah Thomas in front-row seats...

Cavs Continue Domination Of Knicks, As New York Has No Answer For Andy

I stood watching Mike D'Antoni's pregame press conference and walked away before the game literally feeling sorry for the guy. About an hour later, I finally asked myself why it was I cared exactly? I suppose I don't. But if I did care, I later decided, if I was related to the guy, delivered him newspapers as a kid, or had some remote rooting interesting in his team&...

Knicks-Rockets Preview

The Houston Rockets are one of the hottest teams in the NBA, and Kevin Martin's absence hasn't cooled them. The New York Knicks are slumping, and playing without Carmelo Anthony only makes matters worse. With Martin's status clouded, the Rockets attempt to take advantage of Anthony's absence and win for the ninth time in 10 games when they host the struggling Knicks...

The Knicks Get Back to Their Ugly Business

After Tuesday night's rousing victory over Charlotte, we were left to wonder if the improved Knicks play was a result of the team dedicating itself to a new approach or the fact that the Bobcats were an undermanned, undertalented team that played particularly poorly for even those meager circumstances. We got our answer on Wednesday night and it wasn't the one that made...
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