Carmelo Anthony: Season is focus

Updated: October 18, 2013, 3:42 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Carmelo Anthony has assured New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson he's focused on this season, not free agency, and he's confident that players such as Kobe Bryant won't be making pitches to lure him away next season.

"I'm a guy who's strong-minded person who's not gonna let that outside stuff bother me," Anthony said Friday. "(Woodson) knows that."

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