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Anthony close to full fitness for Knicks

New York Knicks' forward Carmelo Anthony is pictured at the O2 Arena in London on January 17, 2013
New York Knicks' forward Carmelo Anthony is pictured during his team's NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons at the O2 Arena in London on January 17, 2013. The Knicks said they would re-evaluate Anthony's right knee before deciding whether he wi

The New York Knicks said they would re-evaluate Carmelo Anthony's right knee before deciding whether he will play Wednesday against the Detroit Pistons.

Knicks coach Mike Woodson told New York-based radio station 98.7 Tuesday that the club's leading scorer is listed as day-to-day.

Woodson also said Anthony asked to be taken out of the National Basketball Association game before he tripped over his own feet at mid-court and then walked off to the dressing room.

Anthony did not return after hurting the knee in the first half of Monday's 102-97 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.

"Today, I just woke up, and you know how some days you really don't feel right," Anthony said after the game. "I came out here and I tried to warm up and I thought it was going to loosen up before the game, but some of the things that I was doing, I felt like I was dragging it."

Anthony said his knee had been bothering him the last couple of days. Team doctors conducted an MRI but it showed no structural damage.

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