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Getty Images The Knicks and Celtics played a very physical, playoff like game Monday night and, according to several New York Knicks beat writers, Carmelo Anthony wanted the action to continue following the game. According to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News, following the tough loss to the Celtics Carmelo exited towards the Celtics tunnel and waited for the team to arrive in front of their locker room. This game was very heated throughout, getting very chippy at times and technical fouls were handed out. Carmelo Anthony was jawing with Kevin Garnett, the king of trash talking, most of the second half and you could see ‘Melo was getting extremely upset. Anthony left after the game without talking to the media. According to several Knick beat writers: Carmelo exits via the opposite tunnel to avoid walking past the Celtics…or maybe he was waiting for Kevin Garnett. — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) January 8, 2013 Doc said he won’t tattle on what Melo did after game. Report on MSG said Melo waited for Celts by locker and shouted stuff. — Marc Berman (@NYPost_Berman) January 8, 2013 Carmelo has left the building and won’t address the media tonight, the Knicks said. — Al Iannazzone (@Al_Iannazzone) January 8, 2013 The post Report: Carmelo Anthony waited for Celtics outside their locker room after game appeared first on New York Sports Kings.
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After losing to the Boston Celtics at home 102-96 and putting on one of his worst shooting performances of the season at 6-for-26, Carmelo Anthony took his frustrations to the locker room. According to multiple reports, Melo left the court without shaking hands or staying for the Knicks team huddle and went straight towards the Celtics locker room where he waited and was was...
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The Celtics beat the Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Monday night, but not without some extra fireworks.
Kevin Garnett and Carmelo Anthony got into it a bit on the court, and that tension spilled over after the game.
Here's exclusive footage of Anthony waiting for Garnett and co. at the Celtics team bus.
I wonder if the league will...
The NBA is looking into a Monday night incident after the Boston Celtics/New York Knicks game involving Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett.
Anthony appears to have tracked Garnett down after the game and went screaming after him underneath the stands, near the Celtics team bus at Madison Square Garden.
The act was said to be payback for a double tech called on the duo during...
Kevin Garnett hurled fighting words at Carmelo Anthony during a Knicks-Celtics game
If you have not heard by now, Carmelo Anthony was pushed to his limits Monday night when Kevin Garnett allegedly made disrespectful remarks about Melo’s wife, La La Anthony.
Carmelo was seen standing outside the Celtics team bus “waiting” for KG to exit the locker room. Many...
Carmelo Anthony's pursuit of Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett will cost the New York Knicks star one game. The NBA announced that Anthony was suspended for Thursday's game in Indiana against the Pacers due to his actions following the Knicks' Monday loss to the Celtics. Anthony and Garnett got into an on-court tussle that resulted in a double technical foul in...
Carmelo Anthony and the always "drama" Kevin Garnett got into it on the court Monday during Boston’s 102-96 victory at Madison Square Garden. Words were exchanged between the two stars and like always KG back downed like the true gangster he is. Reports state Melo was still angry after the game, ‘Melo was so heated, … Continue reading »
New video has appeared which shows that Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett did meet up outside after Monday night's Knicks-Celtics game and looked more ready to tangle than just talk.
TMZ posted a video of Garnett approaching Anthony inside the Madison Square Garden tunnel where the Boston team bus was waiting and its pretty clear both men were ready to take it to another level...
TMZ posted a grainy video of Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett, completely surrounded by security personnel, exchanging words near the Celtics team bus on Monday night. No, the words ‘Honey Nut Cheerios’ cannot be overheard amongst the yelling:
You would have to have been under a rock the past 48 hours to not have knowledge of the situation that has gone on between Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Garnett.
Anthony and Garnett indeed did take a beef from the court, and ended with the two having words and needing to be separated in front of the Celtics bus.
That was 2 days ago, and with the Knicks playing well right now, Carmelo...
With Carmelo Anthony playing like an MVP candidate, the New York Knicks look poised to end the Boston Celtics' run of five straight Atlantic Division titles.
Anthony and the division-leading Knicks play the visiting Celtics for the first time Monday night with both teams in search of a third straight win.
The Knicks' leading scorer put in 16 of his 40 points in the fourth...
NY Knick Carmelo Anthony went 6 of 26 in last night's 102-96 loss to the Boston Celtics. And then he couldn't even catch Kevin Garnett's bus (vid via Nick Disalvo bwo Craig...
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The Magic knew what was coming.
Once Carmelo Anthony got the ball at the top of the key he was going to run a pick and roll. Once he had the ball in his hands, that is when it was unclear what he might do. That is when Josh McRoberts or Arron Afflalo or Nikola Vucevic, who all took turns guarding Anthony down the stretch, were stuck on that dreaded island. That is when they were...
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Boston Celtics vs. New York Knicks
The Knicks and Celtics will face off for the first time this season with circumstances much different than in recent history. This season, the roles have been reversed, as the Knicks are the alpha dog sitting atop the Atlantic Division with a 23-10 record as the Celtics are struggling to stay at .500 with a 16-17 record...