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Knicks should've played by the Rule

Had Jeffries and Melo known about Trent Tucker, it might've been different in Indy

Updated: March 16, 2011, 7:34 AM ET
By Chris Sheridan | ESPNNewYork.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- Carmelo Anthony and Jared Jeffries were not aware of the history or the application of the "Trent Tucker Rule."

Had they known it, the New York Knicks might have -- emphasis on the word might -- had a chance to win this one at the buzzer.

After Danny Granger sank a 17-foot jumper over both Shawne Williams and Jeffries with 0.3 seconds left Tuesday night, the Knicks called timeout and had one last chance to go for the tie or the win.

Except they didn't know it.

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