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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)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Raymond Felton also hears some boos when he enters the game for OKC. I guess some Knicks fans still aren't over 2013-14.

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Cheers, then some jeers in Melo's MSG return

Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony got a mostly warm reception as well as a short tribute video during his introduction Saturday, but there were some audible boos as well in his first game back at Madison Square Garden.

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Melo's emotional introduction in return to New York (1:26)

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

First OKC possession: As he hears some boos, and some cheers, a 3 for Carmelo Anthony.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Allow him to be re-introduced to the Madison Square Garden crowd ... Carmelo Anthony.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Some loud boos for Carmelo Anthony on his first two touches. Cheers after he Knicks down his first shot - a 3-pointer.

Royce Young ESPN Staff Writer 

Almost all cheers for Carmelo Anthony as he's introduced in starting lineups. Prior to having his name called, the Knicks played a nice tribute video for Anthony.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

You can definitely hear some boos amid the cheers for Carmelo Anthony while he's announced after the video tribute.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony gets a rousing ovation during introductions as the Knicks play a video tribute for him.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony, warming up with a hoodie on, just took a short break to embrace Spike Lee and one of the veteran Madison Square Garden security guards.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

A few boos, but mostly cheers, as Carmelo Anthony and the Thunder come out for layup lines before tonight's Knicks-OKC game.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

On Michael Beasley starting tonight in place of Kristaps Porzingis, it's worth noting that Beasley's averaging 14 points over the past two games in 21 minutes per game.

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Westbrook arrives in throwback outfit (0:21)

Brian Franey ESPN Producer 

Plenty of stars out for Carmelo Anthony's return to New York.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

In the Thunder locker room before tonight's game against the Knicks, Russell Westbrook was asked how strange it was that OKC was on the road for two "reunion" games this week (Paul George back to Indy, Carmelo back to NYC). As Westbrook answered, Carmelo, getting stretched out nearby, laughed and shouted: "It ain't a coincidence."

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Melo returns to New York (0:17)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Michael Beasley will start in place of Kristaps Porzingis. Joakim Noah is active.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kristaps Porzingis will not play tonight.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

A look at Carmelo Anthony walking in to MSG tonight via ESPN's Brian Franey:

Brian Franey ESPN Producer 

Carmelo Anthony arrives at Madison Square Garden for the first time as a member of the Thunder.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kristaps Porzingis is talking with the medical staff after going through shootaround. Status unclear as of now.

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