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New York Knicks teammates Carmelo Anthony and Steve Novak apparently put a little wager on the Elite Eight matchup between their alma maters this past weekend. And since Syracuse defeated Marquette to reach the Final Four, Novak had to wear an orange tracksuit on Monday.
Of course, Anthony made sure there were pictures of the occasion, as he posted them to his Instagram account.
On s’amuse chez les Knicks. Carmelo Anthony (Syracuse) a gagné son duel face à Steve Novak (Marquette). twitter.com/Coachkira/stat…
— Arnaud Gelb (@Coachkira) April 1, 2013
Marquette alum, Steve Novak, wearing a Syracuse tracksuit after losing bet with Carmelo (via @therealjrsmith) twitter.com/BeyondTheBuzze…
— Beyond The Buzzer(@BeyondTheBuzzer) April 1, 2013
BEST OF MAXIM
First it was Coach Woodson and now Marquette alum, Steve Novak, has lost a NCAA bet with teammate Carmelo Anthony. Novak was forced to wear a Syracuse tracksuit as the Knicks traveled to Miami after losing an Elite 8 bet with Melo. The Orange crushed the Golden Eagles 55-39 to advance to the Final Four.
photo via @TheRealJRSmith
New York Knicks forward Steve Novak is a proud alumnus of Marquette University, while teammate Carmelo Anthony led the Syracuse Orange to the NCAA championship back in 2003. With their alma mater schools facing each other last Sunday in the NCAA East Regional final, Novak and Anthony decided to place a friendly wager on the game.
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