Carmelo Anthony: Zika virus fears will factor into Olympic decision

Carmelo Anthony has yet to commit to playing for Team USA this summer at the Rio Olympics, and in an interview with Bleacher Report, he admitted that the location of the event and all that comes with it will be carefully considered before a decision is made. "I don't even know what a Zika virus is," Anthony said with a laugh. "But I'll tell you what, it scares me when I hear about...
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Carmelo talks next Knicks coach, wants say in decision

Carmelo Anthony wants to help decide who gets to coach the New York Knicks next. After a disappointing season first better than expected thanks to a flirtation with a playoff appearance, the Knicks and Anthony enter a critical time in their relationship this summer. Not only do the Knicks have to impress Anthony in free agency to show the team is committed to winning, they have...
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Carmelo Anthony not sure if he’ll play in 2016 Rio Olympics

As the rigors of an NBA season remain freshly entrenched in the mind of Carmelo Anthony’s 32-year-old body, the New York Knicks star forward is unsure if he’ll be heading to South America for the 2016 Olympic Games. Anthony, speaking with Michael Lee of The Vertical, said he’s going to let things simmer down for a bit before committing to Team USA: “That’s at the top...
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Gillette Clinical Clear Gel & Carmelo Anthony Help New Yorkers Defend Against Sweat at the Gillette Pressure Chamber

On April 28th in the heart of Grand Central’s Vanderbilt Hall, Gillette Clinical Clear Gel antiperspirant/deodorant and basketball superstar Carmelo Anthony will unveil the Gillette Pressure Chamber, where commuters, tourists, and local New Yorkers alike will have the unique opportunity to participate in an on-the-spot polygraph test. Conducted by renowned polygraph expert Daniel...
Via Total Sports Blog
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: LeBron, Carmelo accept invites to play in Olympics

Team USA will be anchored by two of the biggest basketball stars on the planet during the 2016 Rio Olympics. Peter Vecsey reports both LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony have accepted their invites to play for the United States men’s basketball team during the Summer Games. That Anthony has accepted shouldn’t come as a surprised to anyone who has followed the New York Knicks...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Carmelo absent from Phil Jackson’s triangle meeting

Carmelo Anthony has had plenty of things to say about the New York Knicks and his future with the team of late but the superstar forward was curiously a no-show at team president Phil Jackson’s triangle workshop earlier this week, conflicting with earlier reports concerning his presence. Ten Knicks players opted to attend the meeting — including some veterans — says a source...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo: FA's don’t want to be ‘re-educated’ in triangle offense

Carmelo Anthony sat down with New York Knicks management on Thursday to discuss the team’s offseason plans, and there was reportedly a “very honest” conversation about where things are heading. Anthony has made it clear that he wants to have input in New York’s coaching search. One area in which ‘Melo and Phil Jackson could disagree slightly is on the commitment to the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo on future with Knicks: ‘As of right now, I’ll be here’

Carmelo Anthony on Thursday had his annual exit meeting with the New York Knicks after an incredibly disappointing 32-50 season. And from what he had to say afterward, it’s clear the superstar expects big things out of the organization in this coming offseason. The 31-year-old Anthony described his meeting with Knicks president Phil Jackson and general manager as “very honest...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo expects answers from Knicks in exit meeting

With the New York Knicks about to embark on what should be an eventful offseason on several fronts, Carmelo Anthony says he hopes to leave his exit meeting with a much better perspective on what the organization intends to do to improve the team. “Just an understanding of kind of a plan, a plan of action of what they’re trying to do, what we’re trying to do, what we’re...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: I am not thinking about leaving Knicks

The New York Knicks appear nowhere near playoff contention, and Carmelo Anthony will turn 32 next month. If Anthony wants to win a championship before his career is over, he might have to do it elsewhere. Despite that, Carmelo insists he has had no thoughts of leaving The Big Apple. After the Knicks lost to the Toronto Raptors on Sunday to fall to 32-49 on the season, Anthony was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

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