Despite Carmelo's 42 points, Knicks lose to Heat

New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, and Miami

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New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, left, and Miami Heat's LeBron James jockey for position in the second half. (April 15, 2012) (Credit: AP )

Carmelo Anthony is going to need much more help offensively if the Knicks end up meeting LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and the Heat in the first round of the playoffs.

But that could be a big if. The Knicks haven't secured a spot yet, falling to eighth place with Sunday's 93-85 loss to Miami, and Tyson Chandler hurt his left knee in the game.

Chandler left the locker room saying he was sore,...

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