Report: Carmelo Anthony wants Knicks to add another scorer

most viewed right now
 136
NBA BIG BALLER BRAND WON :mjwow:
279 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
 104
Video inside Iím Over here dying. MUST WATCH 😂😂😂
56 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 96
Video inside Eminem Quietly Scraps Walk On Water As His Lead Single & Pushes Album B..
84 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 55
Image(s) inside Teacher caught waiting on floor with lit candles had sex with student
44 comments
@wild'ish

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 4 years ago '05        #1
8602 pageviews
132 comments


Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
Report: Carmelo Anthony wants Knicks to add another scorer
 

 

image








Carmelo Anthony doesnít care about the math ó if he did, heíd know itís going to be very difficult for the Knicks to change the roster much this summer.

No, Carmelo Anthony just wants to win a title and he understands the Knicks roster as it stands is maybe fourth best in the East next season (when the Bulls get Derrick Rose back and the Pacers get Danny Granger backÖ and they couldnít beat the Pacers now).

He wants changes; he wants help scoring, reports the New York Post.

According to a source, Anthony has told a confidant he is concerned management will stand pat this offseason and said he believes the team needs to add a bona fide secondary scorer for the Knicks to take the next step and win a championship.

The source said Anthony loves combo guard Iman Shumpert, 22, and projects him as a superstar, but not for two seasons. The source also said Anthony privately wishes the club will add a significant piece to the roster and not be status quo.

For fun, letís ignore the game of telephone going on here (a source that talked to a confidant that talked to Carmelo) and say this is true ó Anthony is right. We saw in the playoffs that once Anthony and the first option out of Knicks sets were taken away, the Knicks were at a loss about how to deal with it. J.R. Smith is nice, but he is not a consistent second scoring option.

Doesnít mean itís going to happen. Itís the math thing.

The Knicks have nearly $75 million in committed payroll next season with just eight players on the roster. You can up that total when they re-sign J.R. Smith (likely for a little more than $5 million a year). That puts them over the tax line and over the apron, so they are very limited in what they can do (they canít do a sign-and-trade that brings in more salary, for example).

The kind of secondary scorer Anthony wants doesnít come cheaply and there is just no way the Knicks find that guy for the roughly $3 million tax-payer mid-level contract they can offer (after that itís just veteran minimum deals). The Knicks are free to try and trade for this kind of scorer, but what player on this roster that the Knicks would give up do other teams want?

The Knicks are likely to make small roster moves this summer, not big ones. Sorry ĎMelo.

The real key to their season next year may be how Anthonyís shoulder heals.

(By the way, the Knicks canít free up cap space by amnestying Amaríe Stoudemire because they already used their amnesty on Chauncey Billups.)



visit this link Report: Carmelo Anthony wants Knicks to add another scorer | ProBasketballTalk

132 comments for "Report: Carmelo Anthony wants Knicks to add another scorer"

 4 years ago '11        #2
nbrock 25 heat pts25
space
avatar space
space
$2,013 | Props total: 768 768
Repost scrap
 4 years ago '07        #3
ttime236 38 heat pts38
space
avatar space
space
$10,133 | Props total: 18 18
The Knicks have nearly $75 million in committed payroll next season with just eight players on the roster. You can up that total when they re-sign J.R. Smith (likely for a little more than $5 million a year). That puts them over the tax line and over the apron, so they are very limited in what they can do (they can’t do a sign-and-trade that brings in more salary, for example).
Same core next year

Chandler and Amare making 36 mill with no out clauses
 4 years ago '05        #4
Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961 OP
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
amnesty chaunceywhen he was in the last year of his contract to sign tyson good for nothing a.ss


thats why i laugh at the thought of the lakers using the amnesty on pau
 4 years ago '05        #5
P-Hill|M 26 heat pts26
space
avatar space
space
$36,974 | Props total: 10524 10524
that billups amnesty
 4 years ago '07        #6
JamcnPrettyboy 96 heat pts96
space
avatar space
space
$23,457 | Props total: 5981 5981
This n*gga doesn't pass the rock around yet wants the team to add another scorer?
 4 years ago '05        #7
Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961 OP
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
if i were the pellicans i would trade for amare just to get the cap space for 2015
or you can even buy him out.

not like they going anywhere anytime soon. might as well let him mentor davis
 4 years ago '05        #8
Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961 OP
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
 JamcnPrettyboy said:
This n*gga doesn't pass the rock around yet wants the team to add another scorer?
pass to who ?

felton brick laying a.ss ?

jr smith inconsistent a.ss ?

tyson chandler no post game having a.ss ?

carmelo has the same problems as kobe right now...team full of n*ggas and no one to pass it to
 4 years ago '04        #9
justinjones 307 heat pts307
space
avatar space
space
$49,262 | Props total: 6132 6132
what happened with melo and a.i?
 4 years ago '05        #10
Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961 OP
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
 justinjones said:
what happened with melo and a.i?
 4 years ago '05        #11
2 Pistolz 13 heat pts13
space
avatar space
space
$17,694 | Props total: 8 8
Same garbage a.ss core for the next 2-3 seasons. Can't even get to the conference finals.
 4 years ago '10        #12
tallulahmademe 14 heat pts14
space
avatar space
space
$9,875 | Props total: 8837 8837
 ChiCity Fingaz said:
Eric Gordon
Danny Granger

Trade market aint that great right now
Please take Gordon off our hands
 4 years ago '05        #13
Dun Language 3961 heat pts3961 OP
space
avatar space
space
$75,475 | Props total: 29131 29131
amnesty a player in his last year to sign a bunch of offensive liabilities
 05-29-2013, 11:24 AM         #14
bigree61 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
 2 Pistolz said:
Same garbage a.ss core for the next 2-3 seasons. Can't even get to the conference finals.

melo is opting out








just like bron





 4 years ago '12        #15
OC123 177 heat pts177
space
avatar space
space
$22,444 | Props total: 1222 1222
 lo life dun said:
pass to who ?

felton brick laying a.ss ?

jr smith inconsistent a.ss ?

tyson chandler no post game having a.ss ?

carmelo has the same problems as kobe right now...team full of n*ggas and no one to pass it to
this season kobe averaged a career high 6 a.ssists per game, that's twice the amount of a.ssists that carmelo averaged this season

 4 years ago '11        #16
lefthookright 63 heat pts63
space
avatar space
space
$3,255 | Props total: 2286 2286
dont ever compare melo to kobe. i was with u til u pulled that bullshi. Melo dont do shi but shoot and rebound his own shot.

Give Kobe Amare and shump .. lol hell Kobe has won rings with less.
 4 years ago '07        #17
ttime236 38 heat pts38
space
avatar space
space
$10,133 | Props total: 18 18
 lefthookright said:
dont ever compare melo to kobe. i was with u til u pulled that bullshi. Melo dont do shi but shoot and rebound his own shot.

Give Kobe Amare and shump .. lol hell Kobe has won rings with less.

[pic - click to view]



 4 years ago '10        #18
82Koo 3 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$2,623 | Props total: 272 272
 lefthookright said:
dont ever compare melo to kobe. i was with u til u pulled that bullshi. Melo dont do shi but shoot and rebound his own shot.

Give Kobe Amare and shump .. lol hell Kobe has won rings with less.
So you think a hurt Amare and shump in his what 2 year and then tearing acl i better than Paul, Bryum, artest, fisher, and Phil Jackson




typical Kobe Stans!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 4 years ago '11        #19
lefthookright 63 heat pts63
space
avatar space
space
$3,255 | Props total: 2286 2286
The "hurt amare" didnt look too bad to me this year. too bad tyson overrated azz clogging the lanes. and yes ill take shump and amare. stop making exuces for melo u bi*ch n*gga.

Mello asking for more help is like a white man asking for a fair shake in america. miss me with that shi. go troll elsewhere. Denver was loaded and melo didnt do shi there. NO MORE EXCUSES.
 4 years ago '05        #20
katalist 228 heat pts228
space
avatar space
space
$36,918 | Props total: 1230 1230
They still won't beat heat or pacers
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 33
Image(s) inside Rebecca is beautiful
13 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 26
Nov 20 - Breaking News: Malia Obama joins team Swirl
140 comments
19 hours ago
@news
most viewed right now
 25
Image(s) inside Check out my new wife...
15 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 19
show your fightsticks
36 comments
1 day ago
@games
most viewed right now
 18
It's Official: Justice League flops with $96 million opening Weekend
196 comments
2 days ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 13
Nov 19 - Arabs in Libya enslaving Africans and selling them to Arab countries
208 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 13
Believe it or not: Jaden Smith's Album Syre IS FLAMES!
183 comments
2 days ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 8
NBA Warriors endorse the 'Free Jah' movement
79 comments
19 hours ago
@sports
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy