Ilgauskas, Anthony Garner Weekly Honors
Posted Mar 15 2004 5:09PM
Players of the Week: March 8-14
NEW YORK, March 15 -- The Cleveland Cavaliers' Zydrunas Ilgauskas and Denver Nuggets' Carmelo Anthony were today named the Eastern Conference and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 8 through Sunday, March 14.
Anthony led the Nuggets to a 3-1 record for the week, with key wins over Washington, Milwaukee and Utah. Anthony averaged 26.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 5.8 assists, scoring more than 23 points in all four contests this week.
Here is a closer look at the week for Ilgauskas and Anthony:
Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Cleveland Cavaliers
Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets
Other nominees for Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week were Dallas' Michael Finley, Detroit's Chauncey Billups, Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal, Memphis' Pau Gasol, Miami's Eddie Jones, New Jersey's Richard Jefferson, New Orleans' Baron Davis, Orlando's Tracy McGrady, Philadelphia's Kenny Thomas, Portland's Zach Randolph and Damon Stoudamire and Sacramento's Mike Bibby.