It finally happened. Carmelo is a New York Knickerbocker.
The Eastern Conference just got real interesting...
You've got defending Eastern Conference champions and the Big Four in Boston; the Big Three down south in Miami; Derek Rose and Company out in Chi Town; Superman and Friends in Orlando.
And now you've got 'Melo and Amar'e in the Big Apple. (no Atlanta reference. Sorry, Hawks)
We've been blessed with great playoff basketball in the past few years, but this year may be the best we've had in some time. The East has finally caught up with the West (minus the seven and eight seeds).
Can 'Melo and Amar'e shake things up out East?
Here's how the East shapes up now that 'Melo is a Knick.