Originally written on HoopStuff  |  Last updated 11/18/14
By Mike Elworth: Publisher and Editor of HoopStuff Carmelo Anthony came back Monday night against the Warriors, after missing three games with a knee injury. He might as well have stayed in a suit, as they lost the game by 29 points, in a pathetic  92-63 shellacking by Stephen Curry and company. Anthony played 34 minutes and scored a modest 14 points, on 4-15 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds. Not bad for a guy who missed 3 games and stated that his bad knee will be a problem for the rest of the year. But because of this fact, Mike Woodson needs to be more careful about protecting Anthony and there is no reason why Anthony should have been playing in the fourth quarter of an absolute blowout. Woodson already made the mistake of putting Anthony back into the game against Cleveland where he  initially hurt his knee, which could have made the injury even worse. This will hurt the team, but Woodson will have to cut down on Anthony’s minutes for the rest of the season, until the playoffs,...
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