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2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 9, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Stephen A. Smith Says “Melo’s Decision Comes In Next 24 Hours”

Carmelo Anthony

ESPN “First Take” co-host Stephen A. Smith has been a part of the Carmelo Anthony rumor mill since the end of the regular season, but it goes so much further back then that. While we don’t know Smith’s sources, or their relationship with New York’s No. 7, we do know Smith believes Anthony will decide his free agency fate within the next 24 hours, and Smith, for one, will be “shocked” if he doesn’t choose New York. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 9, 2014 / 1:25 pm

Report: ‘Melo Waiting For LeBron’s Decision

Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James

It seems most of the teams with the cap space have been linked to either LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony during the first nine chaotic days of the NBA’s moratorium period — set to end tomorrow at midnight. Now sources tell ESPN.com ‘Melo might be putting off his decision until LeBron makes his, in the hope Anthony might get a chance to team with his friend. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 9, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Knicks Trying To Move Salary For Late Run At LeBron James

Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James

With LeBron James still on the open market, teams are still holding out hope there’s a chance to convince him to leave Miami. The Knicks are one of them, and Phil Jackson is reportedly trying to move salary to make a late run at LeBron. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 8, 2014 / 10:15 am

Report: ‘Melo Maybe Waiting To See If Bosh Flees Miami, So He Can Join LeBron

Chris Bosh, Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James

As Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James continue put off their respective free agency decisions, recent rumblings allude to ‘Melo possibly waiting to see if there’s any way he can join James in Miami or Los Angeles. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 7, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Report: ‘Melo “Torn” Between Knicks, Bulls & Lakers

Pau Gasol, Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony has narrowed his list of possible teams down to three: the Bulls, Lakers and the Knicks. In Frank Isola’s most recent piece for the New York Daily News, a friend of Anthony’s says he’s “torn” over the choice between the three teams with each offering their own advantages and shortcomings. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 6, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Report: Lakers In “Serious Contention” For Carmelo

Kobe Bryant, Carmelo Anthony

It’s not just the New York Knicks or Chicago Bulls for Carmelo Anthony after all. According to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowksi, the Los Angeles Lakers are in “serious contention” to land the high-scoring superstar. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 5, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Report: Anthony Expected To Re-Sign With Knicks

Carmelo Anthony

Despite his whirlwind, star-studded free agency tour, there’s been a growing notion around the league in recent days that Carmelo Anthony will likely to return to the New York Knicks. A new report by Frank Isola of the New York Daily News makes that development seem inevitable. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 4, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Details Emerge Of Knicks, Mavs, Lakers Offers To Anthony

Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony is taking the holiday weekend to mull his free agency decision. And as has been expected for quite some time, he’ll have to weigh the importance of salary versus contention in doing so. After Anthony concluded his recruitment tour last night, details have emerged on contract offers of the New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers, and Dallas Mavericks. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, NBA / Jul 3, 2014 / 9:15 pm

Lakers Pitch To Carmelo Includes Original Movie

Carmelo Anthony

The glitz and glamor of Hollywood is one of the many attributes that makes the Los Angeles Lakers the NBA’s preeminent free agency destination. It only makes sense that the Lakers would tap into that wholly unique aspect in their pitch to Carmelo Anthony. Read More »

2014 Free Agency, Latest News / Jul 3, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Report: Anthony Will Take Weekend To Make Decision

Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony has already met with the Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets, and Dallas Mavericks, and is visiting with the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks in LA later today. After his whirlwind recruitment tour is finally over, Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Anthony will take the holiday weekend before making a decision on his future. Read More »