Found August 14, 2012 on
Carmelo Anthony is an NBA All Star. He was a National Champion at Syracuse, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist, and he could even win a third Gold down in Rio four years from now. But all that doesn't do enough to escape one simple fact: Carmelo Anthony's friends are better at basketball than he his.Not his friends from Syracuse, or Baltimore, or anywhere else either, but the NBA circle he associates himself with. He's not as good as those guys. Or at least, to be fair, he's not as accomplished. I'm not sure he ever will be either.His star will always be loosely linked to the careers of the guys he came in with; LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and so on. It's also linked to this most recent class of Olympians too. But he's not amongst the NBA's elite. I think some of that has to do with his lack of desire on the defensive end. The remaining drivers I'm not as sure. Ken Berger recently touched on this subject for an article at CBSSports.com, where he offere...
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New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has teamed up with Footlocker to promote his new line of Jordan-brand clothing and shoes. The idea is that Carmelo hires five “Carmelo’s” so he can wear all his Carmelo gear at once, but Carmelo #5 doesn’t really fit in with the others–being that he’s your average-looking white guy.
Watch the first installment of Carmelo’s Footlocker...
After winning the Gold medal, Carmelo Anthony & Team USA players were spotted out celebrating at Club Bud in London where Nas performed:
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Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant were spotted partying at Tenjune in New York City:
Denver’s franchise All-Star Carmelo Anthony was traded away nearly two years ago, and while many dubbed Denver the “Cavs of the West” the day he was traded away, Denver and more importantly Denver’s GM Masai Ujiri, has risen beneath the ashes of lottery — as in never missing the playoffs since the Melo Drama [...]
Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Durant, Tyson Chandler and the rest of Team USA arrive at Club Bud in London to celebrate their gold medal:
Carmelo Anthony was spotted with a surgeon in a hospital today supporting friend, Loren Ridinger, who had surgery:
Carmelo Anthony, averaging 24.7 points per game throughout his entire career has one playoff win. That Carmelo Anthony is now on the NEW YORK KNICKS. One of the most storied franchise's in sports history. There is just no more time for excuses anymore in New York. We have suffered for 40 years and they just continue to hurt us fans year after year. I'm sick and tired of...
It's rare that I write about the wives and girlfriends of athletes. Unless we're talking about someone like Lala Anthony, Carmelo Anthony's other half, who has an identity independent of her husband, I'm not interested in anything they say or d
Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James were spotted continuing their celebration tonight at the Avenue Bar in London:
The Olympics have come and went, but the dominance of LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Carmelo Anthony in the Olympics is still imbedded in our membrane, so why not revisit the best plays from Team USA Basketball during the 2012 Olympics. What’s your favorite? I’m partial to Russell Westbrook’s powerful dunks.
The 2012 U.S.A. Men’s basketball team repeats as Olympic champions after a 107-100 win over a familiar foe, Spain.
Kevin Durant led all scorers with 30 points, which was seven points shy of the U.S.A. Olympic record for most points scored in one game (37) set by Durant’s Olympic teammate, Carmelo Anthony, just nine days prior to the gold medal rematch.
It was a tough, grind...