TMZ

TMZ SPORTS

  • FS1
    M-T-Th-F:
    9:00 PM PST

    W:
    9:30 PM PST

Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Kyam Anthony (born May 29, 1984), nicknamed "Melo", is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New York Knicks in the National Basketball Association (NBA). After a successful high school career at Towson Catholic High School and Oak Hill Academy, Anthony attended Syracuse University for college where he led the Orangemen to their first National Championship in 2003. He earned the tournament's Most Outstanding Player award and was named the Most Valuable Player of NCAA East Regional. After one season at Syracuse University, Anthony left college to enter the 2003 NBA Draft, where he was selected as the third pick by the Nuggets. He was traded to the Knicks several days prior to the 2011 trade deadline. Since entering the NBA, Anthony has emerged as one of the most well-known and popular players in the league. He was named to the All-Rookie team, to the All-Star team five times and to the All-NBA team five times. Anthony led the Nuggets to two division titles and to the playoffs every year from 2004 to 2010. In 2009, he helped the Nuggets advance to the Conference Finals for the first time since 1985. As a member of the USA National Team,

LATEST STORIES
  
George Karl Admits Book Screwup ... Handled Kenyon & Carmelo the 'Wrong Way' (VIDEO)

George Karl
Admits Book Screwup Handled Kenyon & Carmelo the 'Wrong Way'

George Karl is finally expressing remorse about the controversial comments he made about Carmelo Anthony and Kenyon Martin ... saying, "I think I said that the wrong way." Karl came under fire… READ MORE >

Carmelo Anthony Praised By Cancer-Fighting Teen For Car Gift (VIDEO)

Carmelo Anthony
Praised By Cancer-Fighting Teen 'He Made Me So Happy And Uplifted'

A brave teen fighting a rare form of cancer tells TMZ Sports Carmelo Anthony's gift to his family changed his life ... and gave him a new outlook forever.  We talked to Jarrell Lara ... a… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Carmelo Anthony Runs 1-On-1 Drills With 9-Year-Old Son On Knicks Court (VIDEO)

Carmelo Anthony
NBA Drills With 9-Year-Old Son This Is How You Ball Like a Pro!

This is awesome ...  Carmelo Anthony is giving his 9-year-old son some intense fathering ... instilling the kind of knowledge that could take him to the NBA one day ... and it was all caught… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
Ex-Knicks President Dave Checketts Says If The World Was At Stake Gimme Porzingis Over Carmelo (VIDEO)

Ex-Knicks President Dave Checketts
If The World Was At Stake Gimme Porzingis Over Carmelo

One shot for the fate of the world ... which New York Knick gets the ball? That's the question we posed to Ex-Knicks President Dave Checketts ... and the answer is gonna raise a couple eyebrows… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago
Carmelo Anthony & LaLa -- Rollin' With Jay Z & Beyonce  ... For Bey's B-Day Weekend (PHOTOS)

Carmelo Anthony & LaLa
Rollin' With Jay Z & Beyonce For Bey's B-Day Weekend

How do you know you've absolutely, positively made it? When you're hanging with freakin' Jay Z & Beyonce in double couple bliss ... just like Carmelo Anthony and LaLa did last weekend. … READ MORE >

- 136 days ago
Brandon Jennings -- Carmelo Anthony Is The GOAT ... Of Olympic Hoops (VIDEO)

Brandon Jennings
Carmelo Anthony Is The GOAT ... Of Olympic Hoops

Carmelo Anthony is the single greatest Olympic basketball player in history ... so says his Knicks teammate Brandon Jennings ... who says Melo is no doubt the international GOAT. We got Brandon… READ MORE >

- 151 days ago
Kevin Durant & Carmelo -- Cigars, Wine & Expensive Watches ... At Olympic Send-off Party (PHOTO GALLERY)

Kevin Durant & Carmelo
Cigars, Wine & Expensive Watches at Olympic Send-off Party

Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony sipped vino and puffed cigars at an Olympics send-off party Monday night in Houston ... oh, and they got super fancy watches worth over TEN GRAND each!! The… READ MORE >

- 171 days ago
Carmelo Anthony -- When It Comes To Team Singalongs ... Count Me Out

Carmelo Anthony
When It Comes To Team Singalongs ... Count Me Out

Carmelo Anthony is a lot of things -- 9 time NBA All Star, former NBA scoring champ and he won an NCAA title -- but when it comes to belting out Vanessa Carlton, he just isn't a fan.  Melo… READ MORE >

- 174 days ago
Kevin Durant & Draymond Green -- Stone Cold Stunnin' ... At Team USA Dinner (PHOTOS)

Kevin Durant & Draymond Green
Stone Cold Stunnin' At Team USA Dinner

Draymond Green spent some quality time in Vegas with his brand new Golden State teammate, Kevin Durant, over the weekend ... and it was all thanks to Carmelo Anthony.  Of course,… READ MORE >

- 186 days ago
Police Org. to LeBron -- We Heard Your ESPY Speech ... Let's Work Together!

Police Org. to LeBron
We Heard Your ESPY Speech ... Let's Work Together!

The largest police union in the country says it heard LeBron's ESPYs anti-violence speech loud and clear -- and wants to team up with the LJ, CP3, D-Wade and 'Melo to begin working together… READ MORE >

- 190 days ago

Around The Web