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Carmelo Anthony as savior? Maybe not

There are any number of reasons the Knicks might have overreached in this trade

Originally Published: February 22, 2011
By Jemele Hill | ESPN.com

The New York Knicks just figured out a way to give up everything but the coasters for a borderline franchise player and still be a couple of years away from being ready to compete for an NBA championship.

In this case, a three-team, nine-player trade isn't worth what some are going to try to make you believe. The Knicks gave Denver a king's haul of three starters (Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton and Danilo Gallinari), a raw (but promising) 24-year-old 7-footer (Timofey Mozgov) and ...

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