New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) adjusts his head band as he gets back on defense during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic, Monday, Dec. 21, 2015, in New York. The Magic won 107-99. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Julie Jacobson
December 26, 2015

ATLANTA (AP) Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has returned to the lineup after missing one game with a sprained right ankle.

The eight-time All-Star was hurt in Monday's home loss to Orlando. He sat out a seven-point loss Wednesday at Cleveland.

New York has dropped 6 of 10. Anthony is averaging 21.5 points and has led the team in scoring 21 times this season.

Reserve forward-center Kyle O'Quinn has returned from a two-game absence because of a sprained right ankle.

The Knicks have dropped 4 of 5 to the Atlanta Hawks, their opponent Saturday night.

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