3 Things that need to happen for knicks to make the Finals:
1. Raymond Felton to start defending like he means it and shut down quick point guards without worrying about his pinkie.
2. Carmelo Anthony has to take fewer shots, trust his teammates and focus more on defense.
Carmelo Anthony arrived in Houston yesterday, and a league source said the NBA has been told the Knicks’ injured superstar is expecting to play in Sunday’s All-Star Game.
Anthony injured his right biceps during Wednesday’s 92-88 loss to Toronto during which he shot just 5-of-24. Anthony said he…
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Carmelo Anthony is expected to play in Sunday’s All-Star Game despite suffering a bruised right arm in Wednesday’s loss to Toronto that had him hinting that the injury could keep him out of the NBA’s winter classic.