Carmelo Anthony

Chauncey Billups #4 of the New York Knicks stands on the court during a game against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on February 27, 2011 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

‘Mr. Big Shot’ Again: Billups Lives Up To Name

You may have heard the big news out of New York last week: The Knicks finally got Carmelo Anthony. Perhaps lost in the shuffle of Melomania was that Chauncey Billups made the trip from Denver as well — and that move is already looking brilliant for the Knicks.


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Vic: Carmelo Had No Thanks For Denver

It didn’t seem like Carmelo Anthony used his first press conference as a New York Knick to show any gratitude to the Denver Nuggets or to teammate Chauncey Billups. Check out Vic Lombardi’s take on the matter in the latest Vic’s Signature segment.


The newest Denver Nuggets sit together in the Nuggets lockerroom after their trade from the New York Knicks. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

Nuggets Attempt To Put Pieces Together After Trade

George Karl lost his star, his leader and nearly a third of his roster in the blockbuster deal that dismantled and disrupted his perennial playoff team.


Carmelo Anthony makes his New York Knicks debut against the Milwaukee Bucks at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Carmelo Scores 27 In Knicks Debut

Carmelo Anthony’s debut on the big stage was a huge hit. Anthony had 27 points and 10 rebounds, hitting a pair of clutch buckets down the stretch in front of a crowd that cheered his every move as New York beat the Milwaukee Bucks 114-108 on Wednesday night in his Knicks debut.


Carmelo Anthony  at Madison Square Garden on February 23, 2011 in New York City. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

New Knick Anthony Says He’s Ready For Expectations

Carmelo Anthony believes it takes a certain kind of person to deal with New York — and he’s the one.


Chauncey Billups #1 and Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets react to a play against the Houston Rockets on January 3, 2011 at the Pepsi Center in Denver. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

What if We Could Trade Politicians Like Players?

Just imagine if we as a citizenry were able to trade our political leaders, attempting to improve our future with trades for young talent, or shore up current needs by trading for quality veterans. It’s an intriguing thought.


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George Karl Comments On Big Trade

Denver Nuggets coach George Karl on Monday reacted with some sadness to the trade of Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups to the New York Knicks.


Carmelo Anthony of the Denver Nuggets (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Melo-Drama Overshadows All-Star Weekend

East vs. West was overshadowed by New York vs. New Jersey during All-Star weekend. And even though Kobe Bryant won the MVP, Carmelo Anthony made the most headlines.


Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images), Mikhail Prokhorov (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Melo Tentative Trade Deal Reached; Anthony Unaware Of Nets Meeting

Carmelo Anthony said Friday “no meeting at all” is scheduled with the New Jersey Nets and didn’t know what he would say if one does happen.


Carmelo Anthony of the Denver Nuggets (Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Melo-Drama Heats Up As Trade Deadline Approaches

Last summer LeBron James gave us “The Decision.” Ever since, the NBA has been inundated with All-Star Carmelo Anthony’s