Has the Mike D'Antoni countdown begun in New York?
With the Knicks unable to run his offense and playing no defense before owner James Dolan traded most of their players for Carmelo Anthony — guess who gets to be the scapegoat?
D'Antoni has done all he can do to keep himself from screaming he hated the Anthony deal.
Here's what he said last week about the Knicks' and Nuggets' differing directions:
"We were going well on a team that was playing a certain way and in the playoffs, and they (Nuggets) were kinda up and down because of the situation that was there. (It was) like taking a restraint off of them and...