Daily Fantasy Diagnosis: 11.23.10

Carmelo Anthony, Chris Andersen

Birdman wasn't the only one happy with Melo's performance last night. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

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Beast of the Night: Carmelo Anthony owned the Warriors to the tune of 39 points, 2 threes, 9 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals and 3 turnovers. He shot 42 percent (10-24) from the field and 100 percent (17-17) from the free-throw line. Melo is Melo.

Lines for Discussion:

Kevin Garnett: 8-10 FG (80%), 1-1 FT (100%), 17 Pts, 11 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk, 2 TO

Dwyane Wade: 1-13 FG (8%), 1-5 FT (20%), 3 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk, 5 TO

Darren Collison: 2-8 FG (25%), 4 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 TO

Danny Granger: 6-21 FG (29%), 4-4 FT (100%), 4 threes, 20 Pts, 11 Reb, 6 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk, 3 TO

Darko Milicic: 9-14 FG (64%), 3-4 FT (75%), 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Blk, 1 TO

Dwight Howard: 11-16 FG (69%), 4-7 FT (57%), 26 Pts, 18 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 2 Blk, 2 TO

Manu Ginobili: 8-17 FG (47%), 6-6 FT (100%), 3 threes, 25 Pts, 6 Reb, 9 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 TO

Blake Griffin: 9-15 FG (60%), 6-14 FT (43%), 24 Pts, 13 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Blk, 2 TO

Waiver-Wire Watch:

Nate Robinson, Brandon Rush, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, T.J. Ford, Luke Ridnour, Grant Hill, Kyle Lowry, Matt Bonner, Jarrett Jack, C.J. Miles, Ty Lawson

Injuries:

Taj Gibson (foot): visiting a foot specialist, day-to-day

Brandan Wright (back): did not travel with the team for its three-game road trip

Aaron Brooks (ankle): aiming to return on Dec. 4

Jeff Foster (back): day-to-day

Andrew Bynum (knee): MRI scheduled for today

Udonis Haslem (foot): out until at least February

Andrew Bogut (back): missed Monday’s practice with back spasms

Kelenna Azubuike (knee): took part in a five-on-five scrimmage Monday

Vince Carter (ankle): left last night’s game early, check his status

Andres Nocioni (foot): day-to-day

Andre Iguodala (Achilles): should return tonight

George Hill (leg): left last night’s game early, monitor his status

John Wall (foot): game-time decision