On this Date: May 6, 2012

Carmelo Anthony scores 41 points, including 12 in the fourth quarter and a clutch late three, to give the Knicks their first playoff win in ELEVEN years.

Amare Stoudemire, who lacerated his hand at the end of Game 2 from punching a fire extinguisher, returned, after missing Game 3, and put on a heroic effort, scoring 20 points and grabbing 10 rebounds.

Stoudemire and Anthony made 23 of the Knicks’ 32 field goals, a tag team effort Knicks fans had dreamed of since the two were brought together.

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