Carmelo Anthony Hyper-Extends Knee In Practice

Tuesday December 13th, 2011

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 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.

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