On Wednesday, a bunch of WNBA players were fined $5,000 by the league for wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’ shirts that garnered a bunch of attention especially from Minneapolis PD who threatened to not protect them during games as four off-duty officers walked off the job just before a game last week. On Thursday, New York […]
Anthony is keeping his promise to continue to be involved in a very important conversation. Earlier this month, Carmelo Anthony, along with LeBron James, Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade, addressed the issue of police-related shootings and race relations in America during the ESPYs. Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony, perhaps the most socially-conscious superstar in the NBA, can’t understand why the WNBA levied fines on teams and players who wore anti-violence warmup shirts. The NBA carefully side-stepped The post Carmelo Anthony Critical of the WNBA for Fining Protesting Players appeared first on SLAMonline.
Carmelo Anthony plans to meet with politicians, community leaders and other athletes Monday in Los Angeles to start a discussion about the recent violence involving police officers, the New York Knicks star said Thursday while training with the U.S. Olympic team in Las Vegas. "We want to get youth....
A week after members of the Minnesota Lynx wore shirts condemning the killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and the shootings that left five Dallas police officers dead, the WNBA decided to fine players from the New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury, and Indiana Fever who have been wearing black shirts in protest of the violence. Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony has recently been outspoken on social issues, both on social media and — along with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Paul — onstage at the ESPY awards. With news Thursday that the NBA was moving the 2017 All-Star Game away from Charlotte because of a North Carolina law that targeted the LGBT […]
Carmelo gives his thoughts on the NBA’s decision.
Just one day after speaking about his solitary recruitment of Kevin Durant during free agency, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony told Frank Isola of the New York Daily News they had "a chance" to sign guard Dwyane Wade. Instead, the...Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade briefly flirted with the Knicks during his free agency whirlwind this summer, and Carmelo Anthony thinks New York had a real shot at landing the future Hall of The post Carmelo Anthony: Knicks Had a ‘Chance’ to Sign Dwyane Wade appeared first on SLAMonline.
Carmelo Anthony revealed that the Knicks had a realistic chance of signing Dwyane Wade.
LAS VEGAS — Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Durant sat at dinner Sunday. It was the eve of Olympic training, and most of the USA Basketball team had gotten together at Anthony's behest. Draymond Green, one of Durant's new Golden State Warriors...Show More Summary
Lebron James, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and Dwayne Wade called on all athletes to use their influence and abilities to bring real change into the world. The post NBA Superstars Lead ESPYs with Powerful Words on Police Violence and Enacting Change appeared first on The Good Men Project.
New York Knicks star forward Carmelo Anthony will have an opportunity to play alongside newest Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant on Team USA in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. But that's as close as he'll get to having him as a teammate...Show More Summary
The saying goes that if you fail at first, then try again, but prosecutors in Baltimore may want to ask themselves if quitting is a viable option at this point. For the fourth time since last spring, prosecutors were unable to secure a conviction in the Freddie Gray case as Lt. Show More Summary
Carmelo Anthony no-so-subtly urged the Knicks’ front-office to make a splash this summer, and Phil Jackson came through for his All-Star forward. Melo says he’s thrilled with New York’s acquisitions The post Carmelo Anthony: ‘We Have A Very Special Team On Paper Right Now’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
While training with the United States basketball team that will be headed to the Rio Olympics, Anthony spoke about his activism against gun violence.
After the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, NBA stars Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, and LeBron James opened the ESPY Awards with a speech that had nothing to do with basketball. “The system is broken,” Anthony said. Show More Summary
On Monday, New York Knicks All-Star Carmelo Anthony spoke about his NBA squad's offseason moves while practicing for Team USA in the lead-up to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. "We have a very special group. Pieces are there," Anthony said, per the New York Post 's Marc Berman. Show More Summary
Draymond Green spent some quality time in Vegas with his brand new Golden State teammate, Kevin Durant?, over the weekend... and it was all thanks to Carmelo Anthony. Of course, the guys also happen to be on Team USA together --…
Akshay Kumar banked $31.5 million–more than Carmelo Anthony and Britney Spears–to become one of two Indian actors on the ranking. One of Bollywood's busiest leading men, Kumar banked top rupee for three hit films in our scoring peri...