Found August 02, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
Midway though the 2011 regular season, Carmelo Anthony got what he was pushing for so vehemently; to be traded from the Denver Nuggets. After the Knicks sent Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, Timothy Mozgov, and Raymond Felton packing, it looked like ‘Melo found his new home for good. On top of being born in Brooklyn, Madison Square Garden is known as the Mecca of basketball, a place any superstar athlete would want to put his name into the history books for eternity. The scenario just seems perfect. If you’d ask me personally, I’d think there was a zero percent chance he wouldn’t retire a Knick when his career was all said and done, but that notion seems to be diminishing as each season passes. Or is it? Although Carmelo has recently been coming out with some disturbing comments for Knicks fans, I just can’t see it happening. Melo would be taking a huge risk regarding the image he’ll portray, but I just see this comments as a tactic to get the Knicks to do the best they can at sh...
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