“It could have,’’ Anthony said of the fast being a contributing factor. “But it’s no excuses. During that time, I was deenergized. I wouldn’t use that as an excuse at this point.’’
I mean, who really knows, but it's certainly kind of possible. I know I'm a fairly miserable bastard when suffering from hunger, I remember once being forced to actual tears when my father came home from McDonald's having accidentally gotten me a fish filet, something I'm not proud of and also still a little bit upset about (Fish filet! What are you a sadist?).
That being said, by all accounts, Carmelo Anthony will be playing on a full stomach on Thursday, and should be more amply prepared for the onslaught of cruel and unnecessary insults Garnett has at the ready.