Carmelo Anthony returns to Knicks’ lineup after missing 2 games

The Knicks lost both games Carmelo Anthony missed because of back spasms.

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Carmelo Anthony started for the New York Knicks on Sunday night against the Miami Heat after missing two games because of back spasms.

The Knicks (4-13) lost both games without Anthony.

Dwyane Wade returned for the Heat after missing seven games with a hamstring injury. The Heat (8-7) went 3-4 without Wade.

This is the first meeting of the year between the two teams.