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Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler & Team USA arrives in Manchester yesterday for their friendly exhibition game vs. Great Britain:
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The US Men's basketball team is off to London (and they don't have to worry about any economy-class tickets neither) on their charter flight. Some of the superstars on-board, like Carmelo Anthony, took the opportunity to catch a few z's, but just because one is asleep doesn't mean it isn't important to still look good. Carmelo does just that with the rare (but...
Carmelo Anthony shot 8-10 for 17 points, 4 assists and 2 steals in USA’s 3rd exhibition game vs. Great Britain yesterday afternoon. Check out what he had to postgame:
July 18: Team USA has landed in Manchester for tomorrow’s friendly matchup with Great Britain. Melo and Tyson were spotted hanging out with teammates Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant on their way to support the Women’s Olympic team who play Great Britain today.
Kevin Love captions Carmelo Anthony’s sleeping pic best on his Instagram account.
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Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler, and Team USA took on the Olympic hosts, Great Britain, this afternoon in Manchester, England. Here are some photos from the 118-78 defeat:
After some careful detective work we figured out why Carmelo Anthony now wants Jeremy Lin to remain in New York. If Lin leaves – Anthony won’t be able to hit up Lin’s burgers late night. Who can blame him? Lin’s Burgers is on point…
Friends and Jordan Brand Athletes, Carmelo Anthony & Chris Paul, made an appearance at a “Rise Above” Jordan event on Saturday in Washington, DC:
Carmelo Anthony must not be a fan of “Linsanity”. According to multiple reports the Knicks will acquire point guard Raymond Felton and not resign Jeremy Lin. Something Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is okay with.
Here is what Anthony had to day about Lin when he spoke before practicing with Team USA for the Olympics.
“At this point there’s a lot going on. I stay...
"I hate you so much, I hope someone takes advantage of our horrific payroll so we lose you."
While ESPN’s NBA experts and their “SOURCES! WE HAVE SOURCES!” are suggesting that the New York Knicks will simply let Jeremy Lin walk to the Houston Rockets, there is still chatter that their decision has not been made. The reason that the Knicks would let Lin just go to...
In their second exhibition game, Team USA defeated Brazil 80-69 last night at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. Carmelo Anthony & Tyson Chandler both had subpar games combining for 6 points, 5 rebounds, and 2 assists. Check out what they had to say following the win:
(Chandler- 3:00, Carmelo- 5:58)
Jeremy Lin was officially introduced as a member of the Houston Rockets yesterday. From the picture above, you can see that Lin will wear #7. Hey! That’s the same number as Carmelo Anthony, who called his former teammate’s new contract “ridiculous.” Maybe Lin chose #7 because he wants to get his revenge on Anthony for his comments? Meh, there’s probably a different reason...
This is a great one, if only for Carmelo Anthony operating, then bogarting the spotlight.
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This may ruffle a few feathers, many will call me un-American or some other crazy name, but I have grown to dislike this years version of Team USA.
Why you ask?
Hubris is defined as an overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance. Let’s be honest, that pretty much defines 80% of this Team USA roster. Lebron James, Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant, Blake Griffin (he was a part...
Carmelo Anthony wants Jeremy Lin to return to the Knicks next season.