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08:14 AM ET 08.04 | Let the "Carmelo Anthony to Knicks?" headlines begin again, as one HoopsWorld report has 'Melo not signing "anytime soon." The deal would have paid him $65 million, so Anthony is walking away from some serious dough if the report is right. If true, Anthony will be an unrestricted free agent next summer. When Amar'e Stoudemire signed on with the New York Knicks this summer, there were rumors that he was trying to get Anthony as well as New Orleans Hornets guard Chris Paul or Mr. Eva Longoria, San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker, to find a way to move to the Big Apple by next summer at the latest.

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August 4, 2010  08:21 AM ET

Who the hell does Anthony think he is, MeBron? Only MeBron would be allowed to do this.

August 4, 2010  08:24 AM ET

You have got to be kidding me

August 4, 2010  08:30 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

You have got to be kidding me

HOPE is the only thing New York can sell.....Bc we know the product hasnt been worth much at all....

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August 4, 2010  08:30 AM ET

I'll wait it to happen before I get excited about it.

August 4, 2010  08:30 AM ET

I'll wait til it happens before I get excited about it.

August 4, 2010  08:33 AM ET
QUOTE(#4):

This is the one thing that makes sense. Melo is from NY, and as just about any New Yorker who has left for a period of time will tell you, you often miss it and look forward to your return. It's not that other cities aren't nice, but they aren't NY. Once a New Yorker, always a New Yorker. WORD!

Doc I feel like I've heard all this before.

August 4, 2010  08:34 AM ET
QUOTE(#4):

This is the one thing that makes sense. Melo is from NY, and as just about any New Yorker who has left for a period of time will tell you, you often miss it and look forward to your return. It's not that other cities aren't nice, but they aren't NY. Once a New Yorker, always a New Yorker. WORD!

Baltimore....New York....same city I guess.....

August 4, 2010  08:35 AM ET
QUOTE(#7):

Doc I feel like I've heard all this before.

You didnt get that memo...EVERYONE WANTS TO GO TO NEW YORK.

August 4, 2010  08:36 AM ET
QUOTE(#8):

Baltimore....New York....same city I guess.....

Lmao, I was thinkin the same thing!

August 4, 2010  08:36 AM ET
QUOTE(#9):

You didnt get that memo...EVERYONE WANTS TO GO TO NEW YORK.

Lmao, U would think that he would've learned by now.

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August 4, 2010  08:40 AM ET
QUOTE(#4):

This is the one thing that makes sense. Melo is from NY, and as just about any New Yorker who has left for a period of time will tell you, you often miss it and look forward to your return. It's not that other cities aren't nice, but they aren't NY. Once a New Yorker, always a New Yorker. WORD!

Ya'll are like a broken record, heard this song plenty of times lol

August 4, 2010  08:41 AM ET
QUOTE(#7):

Doc I feel like I've heard all this before.

you have .....basically saying the same thing they said about lebron

August 4, 2010  08:42 AM ET
QUOTE(#12):

Before? What other marquee player do you know who was from NY who wanted to come home, had the means to do it, and didn't? I'm not saying there hasn't been one, but if so, I don't remember him. Can you site an example?

I'm not talking about him being from NY, I'm talking about the whole "It's not that other cities aren't nice, but they aren't NY" thing.

August 4, 2010  08:42 AM ET
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You didnt get that memo...EVERYONE WANTS TO GO TO NEW YORK.

Then where are they??

Plus haven't we already read this article a while back, why is it popping up again?

August 4, 2010  08:43 AM ET

Didnt they said the same thing about lebron...how he was a lock.......about Joe Johnson....he was a lock.....about bosh....he was a lock.....

DO WE ACTUALLY BELIEVE MELO WILL LEAVE 65 MIL ON THE TABLE WHEN EVERYONE KNOWS THAT AFTER NEXT SEASON THAT TYPE OF MONEY WILL DRY UP

August 4, 2010  08:43 AM ET
QUOTE(#15):

you have .....basically saying the same thing they said about lebron

Lmao, exactly, now he is pitching the "He's from NY" angle even though he moved to Bal. at age 8.

 
August 4, 2010  08:43 AM ET
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I'm telling you from experience.

What did you leave NY and then came back to play for the Knicks lol

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