PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – The New York Knicks and Portland Trail Blazers face off Tuesday at the Moda Center, which will feature former star Knicks player Carmelo Anthony facing off against his former team.
Anthony spent six seasons with the Knicks and was considered their franchise player during his tenure.
As a Knick, Anthony averaged 24.7 points a game, seven rebounds and three assists. Anthony is one of the most decorated Knicks of all time, and holds numerous records for the Knicks organization, including points scored in a game, points scored at Madison Square Garden and points scored in a quarter.
The Blazers have been struggling this season, sitting at a 9-15 record and the No. 12 spot in the Western Conference. Anthony is looking to bring a spark to the struggling Blazers in Tuesday’s match-up with the Knicks.
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