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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony said the Knicks' tribute video brought on a "bittersweet feeling for me. Coming back here, knowing the goals that I had and what I wanted to accomplish here and falling short in that category."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony said he expected the boos tonight. "They can't cheer for me. I'm on another team."

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Melo shares how he wants to be remembered as a Knick (1:02)

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony says he wasn't expecting the pregame montage. He was waiting for his name to be called, and then looked up and saw the video. Was touched by it as this final game of what he called an "emotional road trip" began.

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Lee says boos towards Melo were 'just part of the game' (0:37)

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Asked Knicks guard Courtney Lee, one of Carmelo's former teammates when he was in New York, about the crowd's positive reaction to Melo during intros. "Everyone in NYC has love for Melo." But why did Lee think Melo was booed so loudly during the game? "He had on a Thunder jersey," Lee said, smiling. "Nothing personal."

ESPN Stats and Information  

Carmelo Anthony went scoreless at Madison Square Garden in the 2nd half tonight. As a member of the Knicks, he had a total of 4 scoreless halves at MSG in games in which he played, according to Elias Sports Bureau research.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeff Hornacek said Kristaps Porzingis felt some discomfort when he was testing himself before the game. When asked about having Porzingis for Monday's game against Charlotte, Hornacek points out that the discomfort Porzingis felt may not subside by that time.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Was standing next to the Thunder bench when Carmelo Anthony came out the game in the closing seconds. Who was there applauding him, letting him know he was missed in New York? Yankees great Willie Randolph.

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Beasley scores season-high 30 Knicks top Thunder (0:15)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Impressive win for the Knicks on Carmelo Anthony's homecoming: Michael Beasley leads them with 30 points on 11-for-18 shooting and they win with both Kristaps Porzingis and Tim Hardaway Jr. our due to injury. The Knicks (16-13) had six players in double figures and have won four straight. Anthony finished with 12 points and did not score in 17 second-half minutes. Worth noting: Thunder played 3 OTs last night.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony gets subbed out with 1.4 seconds to go and is booed as he exits the floor. A few cheers for him there would have been a nice touch, I think.

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McDermott drills 3-pointer to extend Knicks' lead late (0:18)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony hasn't scored in 13 second-half minutes. He's 0-for-4 in the half and 5-for-17 on the night.

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O'Quinn hustles for putback layup, MSG loves it (0:19)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The lineup of Ron Baker, Frank Ntilikina, Lance Thomas, Doug McDermott and Kyle O'Quinn has held its own early in the 4th. The group has increased the Knicks' lead to 10 with 8 minutes to play.

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Beasley spins, hits tough layup through contact (0:21)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Michael Beasley - who has described himself as "Carmelo on the left side of the floor" - is having a strong night against Carmelo Anthony and OKC. He has 20 points on 7-for-10 shooting and just two turnovers in 25 minutes.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jarrett Jack is having a nice night for the Knicks: seven points, seven rebounds, four assists and two steals in 24 minutes. Hard to overstate how important he's been to the Knicks' early-season success.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

As he walked off of the floor at halftime, Carmelo Anthony embraced Kristaps Porzingis and Joakim Noah.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

It sounded like some Knicks fans were chanting "Oladipo" when Paul George had the ball late in the first quarter.

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Lee recovers loose ball and drills deep 3-pointer (0:17)

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