Carmelo, Pierce address fans at MSG

Both Carmelo Anthony and Paul Pierce spoke to the Madison Square Garden crowd before Game 1 on Saturday, to show support for Boston in light of the bombing the city endured earlier this week.

Here is what Anthony said: "On behalf of the New York Knicks organization, we just want to let Boston know that we send our prayers to them during this unfortunate tragedy. We as New Yorkers understand what you guys are going through, so, once again, we want to send our prayers out and our condolences to the people of, to the city of Boston, to the people of Boston, as well. Thank you."