NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2017 -- New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Eastern Conference All-Star reserve Kevin Love in the 2017 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, Feb. 19 at 8 p.m. ET at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans.
Knicks star heads to New Orleans for his 10th All-Star game
Anthony will make his 10th appearance in the N.B.A. All-Star Game after replace Love, who injured his left knee on Tuesday.
Knicks forward will step in for Cavaliers' injured forward and make his 10th All-Star appearance.
Love is out six weeks with an injury, opening the door for Anthony. The Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony will replace the Cavaliers’ Kevin Love in the 2017 NBA All-Star game, the NBA announced on Wednesday, after Love was ruled out for six w...