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NBA Scout: Carmelo Anthony Must ‘Be A Team Player’ In Triangle Offense

A successful will require compliance from Carmelo Anthony Carmelo Anthony gets his shots — somewhere around 20 per game. He doesn’t have to do a whole lot to create them. He shoots when it feels right. He may continue to do that, but it won’t be within the framework of Phil Jackson’s triangle offense. Anthony will be expected to facilitate movement. He’ll need to get open...
Via The Sports Journal
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony was ‘close’ to leaving New York

#453941510 / gettyimages.com On Thursday night at the Barclays center, Carmelo Anthony was a coach in a celebrity basketball game put on by Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia and former Yankee Robinson Cano. He did not play in the game, but he was still the center of attention. Anthony, who signed a five-year, $124 Million deal in July, was asked after the game about whether or not he...
Via New York Sports-Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

With Carmelo Anthony, Phil Jackson, The Future Looks Bright For Knicks

Carmelo Anthony is a start for the New York Knicks – Mandatory Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images via ESPN.com When Phil Jackson took over as president of basketball operations for the New York Knicks, most thought that he would wait until the 2015 offseason to reshape the roster. However, he’s technically already started; simply, by re-signing superstar Carmelo Anthony. Able...
Via The Sports Journal
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Talk: Are the Knicks a Playoff team?

Superstar, Carmelo Anthony recently proclaimed the Knicks might not be in a position to win a NBA title but were most definitely a playoff quality team. Carmelo’s assertion that the Knicks will return to the playoffs this season comes on heels of Phil Jackson almost completely revamping the team to fit his vision. In doing so, the team looks to be free of the bickering and finger...
Via TopSportsReport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony on leaving Knicks: 'It was close'

Jason Whitney New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony was coaching a celebrity game at the Barclays Center when he dished out some details about his free agency this past July. Melo said that he was close to leaving New York, but ultimately decided to stay with the Knicks, agreeing to a five-year, $124 million contract. In fact, Anthony was […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports...
Via Sports-Kings
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo: Knicks will 'absolutely' make playoffs

Not only does Carmelo Anthony have a new, slimmer physique, the New York Knicks star has a new, positive outlook on the prospect of the team enjoying success next season. A few weeks after stating that he does not believe the Knicks have a championship-caliber roster, Anthony hedged his bets by taking a step back […] The post Carmelo Anthony says the Knicks will ‘absolutely...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Carmelo taking $62 million advance on contract

Carmelo Anthony might be losing some weight during the offseason because of his diet, but his pockets are only getting fatter. Anthony signed a five-year, $124 million deal to remain with the New York Knicks in July, and is taking an advance payment of over $62 million — 50 percent of his contract — according to Wall Street Journal sources. The total advance is the maximum...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Melo's trainer: He wants to be a Top-3 player in the world

There once was a time when Carmelo Anthony was unquestionably one of the top-five players in all of basketball.  Now with the emergence of Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Stephen Curry and Paul George just to name a few, Anthony is now considered a prolific scorer who’ll never win anything but a scoring title. He’s out to prove the doubters wrong this summer, while reclaiming his...
Via Thacover2
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Carmelo Anthony lost weight ‘to play triangle offense’

Carmelo Anthony shocked the NBA world recently when he posted an Unstagram photo of himself looking skinner than he usually looked.  Anthony had spent the off-season losing weight.  It wasn’t initially clear why he would do this but now we know. According to the New York Post who cite an ‘Anthony confident’, the reason that Anthony lost the weight was to better fit the triangle...
Via New York Sports-Kings
13 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Carmelo Anthony looks like he's lost some weight

TweetApparently LeBron James isn’t the only NBA superstar who’s dropped some pounds. Check out this picture of a slimmed-down Carmelo Anthony from his Instagram account: .embed-container {position: relative; padding-bottom: 120%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;} .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width...
Via Los That Sports Blog
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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