Carmelo Anthony finally got his chance at payback against the same organization that put him through “hell” last year. Though his Knicks closure came with a 105-84 Thunder win, Anthony didn’t fully satisfy his personal vendetta. Simply put, he underperformed.
What added to the drama was that Anthony did not have to wait long to face his former squad in both teams’ season openers.
But exactly how well did Carmelo fare in his first game against his former team compared to other All-Stars who also debuted against their old squads after requesting a trade?
Here are the players he stacks up against: