Carmelo Will Replace Love as 2017 NBA Eastern Conference All-Star

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony looks on before an NBA basketball game against the Washington Wizards, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will replace Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, who is injured, on the Eastern Conference roster in Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game.

Love is out for 6 weeks due to knee surgery.

A look at the stats via

Carmelo Anthony vs. Kevin Love Per-Game This Season

Carmelo Anthony     Kevin Love
Minutes 34.0 31.9
Points 23.2 20.0
Assists 2.9 1.9
Rebounding 6.1 11.1
Field-Goal Percentage 44.1 42.9
Three-Point Percentage 36.7 38.4

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