Every morning, we will give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: All about Melo
Carmelo Anthony is often embattled and often fighting perception. Oh, he scores too much and does not make his teammates better. We have heard all that.
Anthony though is in the midst of his best all-around season and has the Knicks as division champions for the first time since 1994 and looking at their first Playoff series win since 2000 as the second or third seed in the East. New York has a lot to be excited about. Anthony is the center of all that.
While Indiana and New York, a familiar battle if you saw Winning Time, are vying for home court in the second round, TV executives undoubtedly like the idea of New York and Carmelo Anthony reaching the Eastern Conference Finals. The Knicks, after all, beat the Heat in three out of four games this year. Anthony is continuing to lift his game to another level.
Anthony scored 41 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, his ...