10 Predictions for Celtics season
9. They'll beat the Knicks
Carmelo Anthony, Amar'e Stoudemire, and the Knicks are going to be fired up on Christmas Day, and the newly-renovated Garden will be rocking. But one thing will not have changed -- the Knicks won't be playing any defense. Consider New York one of the two or three most interesting teams to watch over the course of the season, but don't consider them a winner on Dec. 25.