Carmelo Anthony Hyper-Extends Knee In Practice
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony hyper-extended his left knee during practice Monday, the New York Daily News reports.
The All-Star swingman reportedly suffered the injury when he collided with rookie Ian Shumpert during a full court scrimmage. Knicks head coach Mike D’Antoni told reporters on the scene that the injury was not serious.
Anthony later tweeted:
[tweet https://twitter.com/carmeloanthony/status/146350227794825216 align='center'] The eight-year veteran averaged 25.6 points and 7.3 rebounds per game between the Knicks and the Denver Nuggets last season.