The Carmelo Project

Carmelo Anthony is making jump shots. It is still undetermined after such a small sample size if Melo can be a third piece on a championship contending team. Or, if he is just the old guy getting in some reps that’s televised because he used to be a star.

Melo Sighting At Wade’s Triple Dub Finale

It was peculiar to see Carmelo Anthony in Brooklyn after not seeing Carmelo Anthony anywhere. Pre-game, Melo predicted a Dwyane Wade triple double and that is what Wade delivered in his farewell. But the Carmelo cheerleader thing was a bit odd. Melo, LeBron and Chris Paul represented for their best friend. Only Paul is in…

The $25 Million Dollar Club Isn’t All That

9 NBA players had a $25 million dollar paycheck in the 2018-19 season. Only two were All-Stars (Joel Embiid and Anthony Davis). Three of the nine will be in the playoffs. Perhaps a fourth if the Heat give Hassan Whiteside a shot at the postseason. Currently the Heat are the 9th seed after losing a…

Carmelo Don’t Retire

In the wake of his very public humiliation whereas Carmelo Anthony was treated like last dude on the roster, the future Hall of Famer has decisions to make about what happens next. Some of it is out of his control. Well, most of it really since he can’t hire himself. He needs a partner, someone…

The Right and Wrong of Carmelo Being Blamed

The Houston Rockets, panicking on cue or refusing to take blame for poor decisions, are resolutely and unashamedly divorcing their summer pick-up, Carmelo Anthony. It would be a stretch to say their latest move is a surprise. It is the timing that raises eyebrows since the season isn’t one quarter over.  But the decision itself…