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Jimmy Butler zings Carmelo Anthony on Instagram

Jimmy Butler has some time on his hands now that he is rehabbing his knee injury, and he is putting it to good use.The Minnesota Timberwolves star zinged Carmelo Anthony on Instagram with a funny comment Wednesday night.Anthony, who led Syracuse to the 2003 national championship, congratulated his alma mater for beating Arizona State (James Harden’s alma mater) in a play-in game...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony: Moving into top 20 on NBA’s all-time scoring list an ‘honor’

Carmelo Anthony on Tuesday night cracked the top 20 on the NBA’s all-time scoring list during the Oklahoma City Thunder’s 122-112 loss to the Houston Rockets.Anthony reached such rarefied air in league history with a three-pointer during the first quarter. With the basket, Anthony, 33, leapfrogged the iconic Jerry West. “It’s an honor, I don’t want to sit here and say that it’s not...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Carmelo Anthony goes off on teammate for defensive miscue

Carmelo Anthony isn’t really known as a solid defender — in fact, he never was. Melo has always been more of an offensive weapon, which former head coach George Karl even stated in his book, “Furious George.”Anthony didn’t have any problem calling out one of his teammates for a defensive miscue during Tuesday’s game, though, when James Harden blew by him with ease. Teammate Steven...
Via The Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Paul and Carmelo Anthony have their children modeling Diddy's clothing line

Diddy might fail in his effort to join Colin Kaepernick in purchasing the Carolina Panthers, but in no way does that mean the hip-hop legend is failing in life itself.With a net worth north of $800 million and a booming clothing line to call his own, Diddy is doing well for himself.Just ask the NBA’s Isaiah Thomas, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul, who have their children modeling...
Via SNIPdaily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony spikes headband after foul from Draymond Green

Carmelo Anthony got upset with Draymond Green following a foul late in the third quarter of Saturday night’s Golden State Warriors-Oklahoma City Thunder game.Anthony was looking to drive to the basket on Green, who went for the block. Green hit Melo in the head after going for the block, which upset the Thunder forward. Melo spiked his headband in disgust and then had words for the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony trade shoves during heated altercation

Carmelo Anthony hasn’t been known to get into it with members of the opposing team, at least not during the last few seasons, but he and Kevin Durant found themselves in a heated altercation during Saturday’s game.The Warriors and Thunder have become rivals since Durant took his talents to the Bay Area, which has led to some animosity during recent contests.Saturday’s game was no...
Via The Sports Daily
21 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
February 12, 2018  |  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
February 11, 2018  |  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
January 24, 2018  |  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

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