Iman Shumpert will miss Thursday's game against Cleveland due to a right shoulder sprain. J.R. Smith will replace Shumpert in the starting lineup.
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony missed his third straight game Saturday night against the Utah Jazz due to a lingering right knee injury, coach Mike Woodson said.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson acknowledged that he made a mistake in deciding to leave Carmelo Anthony in Monday's game before the star forward injured his right knee.
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony to play against Brooklyn Nets.
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony did not play in the team's showdown against the Houston Rockets and Jeremy Lin on Monday night because of lingering pain in his injured left ankle.
An MRI on Monday revealed that New York Knicks point guard Baron Davis has suffered a partial tear of the patella tendon in his right knee and complete tears of the right anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments, according to the team.
Amare Stoudemire will return to the Knicks' lineup Friday against the Cavaliers, he told Yahoo! Sports on Thursday.