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Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
Carmelo Anthony was recently featured in a Wall Street Journal cover story. In the piece, Melo discusses his feelings on the Knicks early season run, what being in New York means, fashion and how his wife Lala is helping him transcend basketball.
On the Knicks breakout run earlier in the season:
“This is what I envisioned, coming to New York,” he says. “This was on my vision board. I’d sit back and be like, damn, I am going to run out there and be hitting game winners in the Garden in front of fans, getting them riled up. When they’re stomping on the floors, yelling ‘New York Knicks’—that’s a great feeling.”
“I always told friends around me, my family, my teammates, guys in the organization, this process was going to take two and a half to three years,” he says. “Just to get everything in order. Get your feet wet. Get used to it.
On his approach to endorsements deals
Anthony’s current brand relationships include Nike’s Jordan Brand, PowerCoco sports drink and the supplement Is
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There is nothing wrong with this.
Thinking outside of the court, will keep you from being broke when your playing days are over, so in that aspect Melo’s wife Lala is doing a good thing.
Here is what Melo had to say, courtesy of Jocks and Stiletto Jill.
Anthony says that he and Vasquez keep their individual businesses separate (“we have our own entities”), but adds that Vasquez...
Carmelo Anthony had his knee drained in New York after the Knicks' loss to the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday.
The New York Knicks exploded out of the gates when the season began, overwhelming teams with their offensive firepower, Carmelo Anthony was even in the MVP conversation, but in recent months they’ve come crashing down to earth faster than Humpty Dumpty.
Unfortunately for the Knicks, their struggles on the court have coincided with injuries to their best players like Amare Stoudemire...
Carmelo Anthony could be back for the New York Knicks, who have now lost a player who helped them to victory their last time out.
Anthony hopes to return Wednesday night at home when the Knicks will be without Kurt Thomas as they look to complete their first season sweep of the Orlando Magic in 15 years.
Anthony has missed three straight games after having fluid drained from the...
The New York Knicks are in trouble. At one point, they were competing for the best record in the Eastern Conference. Now, they are sitting at 38-26, 12 1/2 games behind the Miami Heat for first place in the conference. They're still in the driver's seat for playoff seeding, but they are going to have to contend with injuries down the stretch.Both Carmelo Anthony and...
Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler & Kurt Thomas (sprained right foot) are all questionable for tonight at Utah.
— NY_KnicksPR (@NY_KnicksPR) March 18, 2013
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