The NBA announced that New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony (East) and Sacramento Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins (West) have won the NBA Players of the Week honors for the week of January 5-12, 2014.
Carmelo averaged 25 points and 7 rebounds as the Knick went a perfect 4-0 for the week. Melo put up 34 points on the Detroit Pistons, then followed it up with a 29 point, 8 rebound, and 5 assist game over the Miami Heat.
Cousins led the Kings to a 3-0 week, as he was averaging 25 points and 12.7 rebounds. His 35 points and 13 rebound game against the Portland Trailblazers highlighted his week.