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The effect of Carmelo Anthony’s move to the Knicks Andrew Lazarow Brian Kim Amrita Mainthia A NEW ERA ?
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Context, initial question Anthony led SU to its first and only NCAA National Championship during his freshman year. He then signed up for the NBA draft, and entered his professional basketball career with the Denver Nuggets and the number three overall pick. In 7 seasons with the Nuggets, he averaged 24.8 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. On February 22, 2011, in the middle of the NBA season, Anthony was traded to the New York Knicks in a multi-player deal with the Minnesota Timberwolves. It was Anthony’s personal choice to make the trade, and some argue that that Anthony pushed himself onto the Knicks. The Knicks, Nuggets, and Timberwolves lost and traded a number of players simultaneously. We would like to see if all of the controversy surrounding Carmelo Anthony’s move to the New York Knicks was justified, or misplaced.
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With news headlines chronicling every minute of the prospective trade, Anthony’s “melo drama” truly stirred the sports world. Even news outlets in Syracuse covered Anthony’s trade journey, as his success stemmed from his prominence at SU.
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Expectations We expected to conclude that the Denver Nuggets are worse off without him on the team. Similarly, we expect that the New York Knicks are better off with him—and the additional players—on the team. We assume that the improvement by the
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