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Can Knicks Win With Stoudemire and Carmelo?

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Here we go again.

When Linsanity was at its peak, Carmelo Anthony was out with a groin strain, and there was a feeling among pundits and fans that ‘Melo’s return would throw the New York Knicks back off course.

Indeed, the Knicks lost eight of their first 10 games when Anthony returned to the lineup, leading Mike D’Antoni to resign, having never figured out how to get his stars to align.

With Jeremy Lin and Amar’e Stoudemire sidelined, it was Anthony’s turn to carry the Knicks. He’s averaged 30.4 points on 50 percent shooting in leading New York to an 8-4 record since Stoudemire was diagnosed with a bulging disk in his back.

“‘Melo, I think...

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