Suns guard Devin Booker exploded for 70 points against the Celtics Friday night, making him only the sixth NBA player in history to achieve that feat.
He added eight rebounds, six assists and three steals, but Cheap MLB Baseball Jerseys his efforts weren’t enough to lift the Suns to a win. The rest of the Suns players accounted for 50 points as the Celtics still earned a 130-120 victory.
The Knicks lost to the Heat, 105-88, on Wednesday, and are pretty much eliminated from playoff contention. With only seven games left in the regular season, Anthony will likely be benched more so younger players can get experience.
“I don’t think me going out there, trying to score 30 and 40 every night and playing that way, is going to help them out at this point,” Anthony said. “I think it’s more about getting that experience and letting them go out there and play through that right now. It’s challenging, but I think it’s for the greater good for Cheap Mountain Bike Jerseys everybody on this team.”
It’s the fourth season in a row the Knicks have missed the playoffs, which means they will likely have a top-10 draft pick this year.
Anthony’s future with the team remains uncertain even in the offseason, despite his no-trade clause. The team could want to deal him to make room for younger players with a smaller salary, giving the team more cap space.
“He’s smart,” one scouting director said. “He is a basketball junkie like his dad. He always seems to get that team to play to its strengths. You want to see more, where he goes from here. But I could imagine him coaching in the NBA someday.”