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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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Carmelo Anthony -- Do Your Homework!!! I'll Give You Knicks Tix

Carmelo Anthony
Do Your Homework!!! I'll Give You Knicks Tix

Stay in school, kids ... because if you do well, Carmelo Anthony will give you free Knicks tickets!!! At least that's what he did in Baltimore this week.Melo and teammate Iman Shumpert dropped by… READ MORE >

Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony -- Recruiting Talk ... Leave It to the Ladies

Kobe & Carmelo
Recruiting Talk ... Leave It to the Ladies

Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant's wives having dinner together in L.A. means only one thing -- 'Melo is totally gonna ditch the Knicks for the Lakers! Or maybe Vanessa and La La were just hungry.… READ MORE >

- 323 days ago
Kobe Bryant & Carmelo Anthony -- DITCHED BY WIVES ... It's Girls' Night Out!

Kobe & Carmelo
DITCHED BY WIVES It's Girls' Night Out!

No men? No problem ... at least for Vanessa Bryant and La La Anthony ... who took some time away from their famous husbands last night for a basketball wives dinner date in L.A. ... and TMZ has… READ MORE >

- 324 days ago
Carmelo Anthony -- Don't Count On Me Joining the Lakers

Carmelo Anthony
Don't Count On Me Joining the Lakers

Dear Los Angeles Lakers fans, We're sorry to inform you ... it doesn't seem very likely Carmelo Anthony will be dishing to Kobe Bryant any time soon, despite reports to the contrary. Anthony was… READ MORE >

- 367 days ago
Carmelo Anthony -- My NBA Draft Was BEST EVER ... With One Exception ...

Carmelo Anthony
My NBA Draft Was Best Ever With One Exception ...

Carmelo Anthony knows ... the 2003 NBA draft was LEGENDARY -- with 4 of the top 5 picks putting together Hall of Fame careers. There's just one exception ... Anthony was arriving at LAX yesterday… READ MORE >

- 396 days ago
Marlon Wayans -- Kevin Garnett Could WHOOP Carmelo Anthony's Ass!!!

Marlon Wayans
KG Would WHOOP Carmelo's Ass!!!

Kevin Garnett would've laid the smack down on Carmelo Anthony if things came to blows during their post-game standoff this week ... all because of KG's cartoonishly long arms ... so says Marlon… READ MORE >

- 562 days ago
Carmelo Anthony SUSPENDED for Post-Game Clash with Kevin Garnett

Carmelo Anthony
SUSPENDED for Post-Game Clash w/ KG

Knicks star Carmelo Anthony has just been suspended for one game -- WITHOUT PAY -- for confronting Celtics player Kevin Garnett Monday night ... in an epic expletive-filled standoff.TMZ posted the… READ MORE >

- 562 days ago
Kevin Garnett vs. Carmelo Anthony Postgame Clash -- THE VIDEO

KG vs. 'Melo
Postgame Clash THE VIDEO

TMZ has obtained exclusive VIDEO of the postgame screaming match between Kevin Garnett and Carmelo Anthony following Monday night's Celtics vs. Knicks game ... and it's clear both guys were ready… READ MORE >

- 563 days ago
Nas -- Gold Medal Game Tix Were a Gift from Carmelo and LeBron

Nas
Gold Medal Game Tix Were Gift from 'Melo and 'Bron

Nas wasn't planning on being in the stands when Team USA played for the gold medal in basketball ... he wasn't planning on partying with the guys after the game either ... until Carmelo Anthony… READ MORE >

- 711 days ago
NY Knicks -- Courting the Hell Outta Jeremy Lin

NY Knicks
Courting the Hell Outta Jeremy Lin

The New York Knicks put on a full court press this weekend to kiss the ass of their #1 free agent -- Jeremy Lin -- with Coach Mike Woodson wining and dining the point guard at a fancy… READ MORE >

- 761 days ago

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