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Carmelo Anthony
Anthony with the Knicks in November 2013
No. 00 – Portland Trail Blazers
Small forward / Power forward
Personal information
Born May 29, 1984 (1984-05-29) (age 36)
Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
High school Towson Catholic
(Towson, Maryland)
Oak Hill Academy
(Mouth of Wilson, Virginia)
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
College Syracuse (2002–2003)
NBA Draft 2003 / Round: 1 / Pick: 3rd overall
Selected by the Denver Nuggets
Pro career 2003–present
League NBA
Career history
2003–2011 Denver Nuggets
2011–2017 New York Knicks
2017–2018 Oklahoma City Thunder
2018–2019 Houston Rockets
2019–present Portland Trail Blazers
Career highlights and awards
  • 10× NBA All-Star (2007, 2008, 2010–2017)
  • 2× All-NBA Second Team (2010, 2013)
  • 4× All-NBA Third Team (2006, 2007, 2009, 2012)
  • NBA scoring champion (2013)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (2004)
  • NCAA champion (2003)
  • NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (2003)
  • Consensus second-team All-American (2003)
  • USBWA National Freshman of the Year (2003)
  • No. 15 retired by Syracuse Orange
  • 2× USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2006, 2016)
  • First-team Parade All-American (2002)
Stats at NBA.com

Carmelo Kyam Anthony (born May 29, 1984 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American professional basketball small forward. He is currently a free agent. Anthony also played for the Denver Nuggets and the New York Knicks from 2003-2011 to 2017 and the Houston Rockets from 2018-2019.



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