Carmelo Anthony received’t be making a return to the Knicks.
The veteran wing, who spent seven seasons in New York, is finalizing a one-year deal to re-sign with the Portland Path Blazers, according to The Athletic. Anthony wished to indicate loyalty to the franchise that gave him a second probability on the NBA final season and is aware of he’ll play a key position on a possible NBA title contender, The Athletic reported.
The 36-year-old Anthony loved a resurgence in Portland, averaging 15.4 factors and 6.3 rebounds final season whereas serving to the Blazers storm to the playoffs within the NBA bubble.
There was thought Anthony may reunite with former agent and present Knicks president Leon Rose in a possible homecoming throughout free company, however that didn’t grow to be the case.