Carmelo Anthony Rumors

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Carmelo Anthony
Carmelo Anthony
Position: F
Born: 05/29/84
Height: 6-8 / 2.03
Weight:235 lbs. / 106.6 kg.
Salary: $27,928,140
Over this past summer, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, James Harden and a bevy of NBA players made their way to New York to play pickup basketball at the popular event run by trainer Chris Brickley. Anthony invited Antetokounmpo but he decided not to attend. “They wanted me to come, show up, and play and I was like, ‘No. I’m good. Thank you,’ ” Antetokounmpo said. The forward opted to just do his normal routine: “do what I get paid for and get it done.” The choice to turn down the opportunity may not have been particularly notable, but the players he turned down certainly might be.

LeBron wants 'Melo in Los Angeles?

LeBron​ James would​ like​ to​ get​ Carmelo Anthony to Los Angeles with​ him on​ the​ Lakers, a league​ source​ told​​ The Athletic. Anthony, 34, is estranged from the Houston Rockets – still on their payroll for the league-minimum $2.4 million but gone from the team after the two sides decided he was not a fit after just 10 games. He can’t be traded until at least Dec. 15, and sources said there had been no request made by James to Lakers president Magic Johnson or general manager Rob Pelinka to make a deal for his friend. Nor would there be.
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