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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,

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My Kid's Modeling for Sean John!

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- 363 days ago
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- 394 days ago
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- 423 days ago
Carmelo Anthony -- Check Out This $565,000 Watch!!! (Update)

Carmelo Anthony
Check Out This $565,000 Watch!!! [Update]

File Under: "It's GREAT to be Rich" .... 'cause Carmelo Anthony just strapped on a brand new watch ... worth $565,000!!!!!! Melo just posted the timepiece on Instagram ... and now, we've learned… READ MORE >

- 475 days ago
La La Anthony -- I've Got Something To Show Hollywood ... My Boobs

La La Anthony
I've Got Something To Show Hollywood ... My Boobs

Carmelo Anthony's wife La La just totally one-upped the basketball star's promise of a Knicks championship ... by promising the whole world a look at two even more coveted trophies ... her boobs.… READ MORE >

- 478 days ago
La La Anthony -- Don't Quit On the Knicks ... Gonna Be 'Way Better' Next Year

La La Anthony
Don't Quit On the Knicks Gonna Be 'Way Better' Next Year

The Knicks will NOT SUCK next year ... well, at least they won't be as terrible ... so says Carmelo Anthony's wife.  We spoke with La La Anthony on the way out of FOX Studios in NYC Monday… READ MORE >

- 478 days ago
Carmelo Anthony -- Police Escort Against Policy ... NYPD Says

Carmelo Anthony
Police Escort Against Policy ... NYPD Says

Carmelo Anthony just bragged about getting a police escort through the streets of New York City -- there's just one problem ... the NYPD tells us it's against PD policy to give police escorts to… READ MORE >

- 559 days ago
Sean John President -- Sorry, Nets ... Knicks Own NYC When It Comes to Style

Diddy's Fashion Boss
Sorry, Nets ... Knicks Own NYC When It Comes to Style

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- 666 days ago

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