The infamous Knicks and Nuggets brawl 13 years ago

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13 years ago today, the New York Knicks and the Denver Nuggets had one of the most infamous brawls in NBA history.

Both organizations were fined $500,000 as a result.

Some of the notable players involved included Carmelo Anthony, Nene, Nate Robinson and JR Smith.

List of suspensions from the brawl:

  • Carmelo Anthony, Nuggets – 15 games
  • JR Smith, Nuggets – 10 games
  • Nate Robinson, Knicks – 10 games
  • Mardy Collins, Knicks – 6 games
  • Jared Jeffries, Knicks – 4 games
  • Nene, Nuggets – 1 game
  • Jerome James, Knicks – 1 game

Here is the video of the brawl: