Carmelo Kyan Anthony is an American professional basketball player for The New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association. The Carmelo Anthony trade remains one of the biggest trade in NBA history. The trade occurred just over six years ago and with Anthony’s current status with the Knicks up in the air, revisiting the deal remains.
With so many changing part and the most important talk, the Minnesota Timberwolves were involved in the trade too. With the help of Pro sports transactions, it was tracked down where all of the players and draft picks are today. Carmelo Anthony of course was the centrepiece of the deal. He wanted to go to the deal. He wanted to go to the Knicks and essentially forced the Knicks and the nuggets hand into dealing him before the trade deadline.
The Knicks also got Chauncey Billups, a respected, capable veteran point guard in the trade. Carmelo Anthony has told the Knicks he is willing to waive his no-trade clause only for the rockets, who features his two buddies, Chris Paul and James Harden, on the training camp and potential holdout there’s a chance Anthony will be forced to attend training camp, which starts on September 25.
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As the 2019-2018 NBA season is approaching the New York Knicks with Anthony willing to waive his no-trade clause for the Houston Rockets, the Knicks new front office is patiently evaluating their options.
Today, Anthony is still on the Knicks, though trade rumours constantly swirl around him and his days with the Knicks are likely numbered.
Knicks, Rockets working on Carmelo Anthony trade scenarios said that it include four team deals. Side motivated but no agreement imminent.