Toast the almonds in a small pan over medium heat. Let cool then add to a food processor. Process into very fine chop. Heat half the EVOO, 3 turns of the pan, in the same small skillet, add breadcrumbs and toast until fragrant. Combine with almonds and reserve.
Bring a pot of water to a boil for pasta.
Heat the remaining EVOO, 3 turns of the pan, over medium heat. Melt the anchovies into the oil then add chili and garlic, and stir another minute or 2. Add tomatoes, capers and olives, and cook sauce until tomatoes break down, 8-10 minutes. Wilt in a few leaves of torn fresh basil the last few minutes the sauce is on stove.