Carmelo Anthony

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Knicks Facing Moment of Truth

Patrick Ewing had been in the building earlier in the day. Alonzo Mourning was there, too. A little later on, Pat Riley, in all his tailored splendor, strolled by with a smile. Dwyane Wade warmed up on the court and just before tip-off, he shared an embrace with Carmelo Anthony. These were living ghosts haunting […]

13 Memorable Knicks Games on MLK Day

It’s a tradition for the New York Knicks to take the court on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in honor of the iconic civil rights leader. The Knicks hold a 20-12 overall record on MLK Day and traditionally played at Madison Square Garden every year up until last year’s victory against the Nets. This year, the […]

Melo Comes Home

Carmelo returns. The superstar that was the face of the Knicks for some seven seasons returns to The Garden for the first time since being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder this summer. [Watch Knicks-Thunder on MSG & Download Free on MSG GO] To say Melo was a polarizing figure in his final seasons in […]

Knicks Trade Carmelo Anthony to Oklahoma City

Acquire Kanter, McDermott & Second-Round Pick The Carmelo Anthony era in New York has officially come to an end. The New York Knicks announced that they acquired Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and Chicago’s second-round pick in the 2018 NBA Draft from the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Anthony. “This is a deal we feel works for […]

Jackson Delivers on Melo Questions

Phil Jackson was in character and his performance was vintage. Unabashed, unflinching and unaffected. As if you expected some kinder, gentler version of a man who only two years ago was quick to remind his critics of his 11 championships. Once again, in his postseason address and rare media forum, he left some in the fan base […]

Melo Thriving in Triangle Offense

KNICKS 110, 76ERS 109 Derrick Rose called the Triangle Offense “random basketball” and made it clear he isn’t comfortable with the system Phil Jackson wants to be the identity of his team. That’s an alarming admission by a player who has the second-highest usage rate on the team. But he’s not entirely alone. It’s been […]