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Melo: Pacers Outplayed, Outworked Us
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On May 6, 2013 @ 6:54 am In Headlines,NBA Headlines | No Comments
It wasn’t the rebounding or the poor shooting. It wasn’t the points in the paint, and it wasn’t the foul trouble.
No, the New York Knicks’ Game 1 loss to the Indiana Pacers boiled down to something that had nothing to do with statistics or matchups.
“You chuck out the X’s and O’s, they just flat-out played harder than we did,” Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said. “They outplayed us, outworked us. Nothing else needs to be said.”
“They beat us on the glass, the hustle plays and they outworked us,” Anthony said. “It had nothing to do with them being more physical.”
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