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Carmelo Anthony's Best and Worst Moments in New York

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March 14, 2012 -- With Linsanity waning and the team mired in a six-game losing streak, Mike D'Antoni surprises Knicks brass by resigning as coach, sparking rumors that an underperforming and seemingly-unhappy Anthony is to blame. Melo plays down the finger-pointing -- "that's something I can't control as far as the blame being put on me" -- but his denials and continued poor play do little to stop the groundswell of public opinion building against him.