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Newsday's Al Iannazzone takes you inside the Knicks.

A new season and a new lineup

Carmelo Anthony and Raymond Felton of the Knicks

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On the eve of the regular-season opener, Mike Woodson sounds as if he’s ready to change the starting lineup he used most of preseason.

Andrea Bargnani appears out of the starting five and Carmelo Anthony, who had played his more natural small forward during the preseason, is expected to slide back to power forward when the Knicks open up tomorrow against the Bucks.

“I didn’t expect it,”...

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Which NBA coaches could be out of jobs by next week?

P.J. Carlesimo reacts to a call in the

(Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan)

Some coaches could be looking for jobs late next week after the regular season ends. But there also are some headed to the playoffs who might wind up unemployed.

Nets interim coach P.J. Carlesimo -- who has done a great job -- the Hawks' Larry Drew and the Clippers' Vinny Del Negro could be in situations in which they need long playoff runs to return to their teams. In some cases, it might...

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