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All-Star break a chance for Anthony to tune out, wind down

By Brett Dawson Staff Writer Carmelo Anthony unplugged. The Thunder forward has played in 10 NBA All-Star Games, but he wasn't selected to play last weekend, so the Thunder forward opted for some family time instead.
Via Thunder Rumblings
1 day ago

Mid-Season Awards for the New York Knicks

The 2017-18 season for the New York Knicks began with lots of promise. No one believed in the Knickerbockers, especially after the trade of Carmelo Anthony. This did not hold them back, the team got off to a solid start. The Knicks rolled into December with a record of 11-10. They hovered around .500 and contention until Kristaps Porzingis suffered a season-ending knee injury on...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2017-18 Oklahoma City Thunder Midseason Report Card

The Oklahoma City Thunder are currently in fifth place in the Western Conference standings. The All-Star has begun, which means the Thunder will not play another game until next Thursday. All in all, it has been an up-and-down season for the team. The Thunder got off to a slow start, posting an 8-12 record in their first 20 games as they integrated Paul George and Carmelo Anthony...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook, Carmelo Anthony moving closer to returning

The Oklahoma City Thunder have been without Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony for each of the last two games with ankle injuries. But as the Thunder ready themselves for Tuesday’s showdown with the Cleveland Cavaliers, both men are moving towards a possible return.“They were in (practice) today with a lot of non-contact stuff … stuff that we did on the floor in terms of getting...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies send funny tweets to Thunder during hot first quarter

The Oklahoma City Thunder came out hot against the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday, and that wasn’t lost on the Grizzlies’ Twitter account.Memphis’ Twitter account sent the following tweets in response to the Thunder connecting on several long balls. The Thunder made seven 3-pointers during the first quarter, which helped them build a 35-18 lead.As of halftime, the Thunder had made 12...
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockets explore market for Ryan Anderson

The Rockets are exploring the market for power forward Ryan Anderson, ESPN Rockets Insider Kelly Iko tweets. This comes as no surprise, since Houston has been open to moving Anderson’s big contract since last summer. Anderson is making $19.6M in the second year of his four-year contract and is owed $20.4M and $21.3M over the next two seasons.Anderson was a hot commodity during the...
Via Hoops Rumors
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Melo on missing All-Star Game: Part of ‘sacrifice’ to join OKC

Carmelo Anthony will not be part of the NBA’s All-Star Game festivities, ending a streak of eight straight, when the league descends upon Staples Center in L.A. next month.But to the 24-year-old veteran, missing out on the NBA’s annual midseason showcase simply is part of accepting a reduced role to join the Oklahoma City Thunder this past offseason. “It is what it is. Everybody...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo rebounding more to avoid being embarrassed

Carmelo Anthony has cited embarrassment as a reason for rebounding more on the defensive end during his first season with the Thunder.Anthony has had to make quite an adjustment in his new role with Oklahoma City. He’s playing fewer minutes and taking fewer shots as he gets used to his off-the-ball role. Apparently, Anthony has also become accustomed to hearing jokes during film...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 23, 2018  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: Having fun again after accepting role

Carmelo Anthony is a terrific shooter, but the ugly truth is teams have never succeeded with him as the ball-dominant player. The veteran is starting to recognize his best fit, the Oklahoma City Thunder are surging and Carmelo is enjoying himself.According to Royce Young of ESPN, Anthony said the accepted the role in December as the No. 3 scorer behind Russell Westbrook and Paul...
Via Sportsnaut
January 18, 2018  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: Game is ‘fun again’

For Carmelo Anthony, this season has been a little uncomfortable. But he’s starting to feel good again.On the season, the Oklahoma City Thunder are 25-20—good for fifth out west. In fact, they are just 4.5 games out of the three-spot, which currently belongs to San Antonio. But now, the Spurs are without Kawhi Leonard for an indefinite period of time.In the meantime, the Thunder...
Via The Sports Post
January 18, 2018  |  Discuss

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