Talent can never remain hidden! It, certainly, makes its appearance to the world and shines like a diamond. Carmelo Anthony is a professional, skilled and prolific basketball player who is renowned for his tremendous talent and impressive performance.
He is currently playing for the Portland Trail Blazers teams of NBA. He plays as a small/power forward in the team. He was born in Brooklyn(New York, United States) on May 29,1984. He was interested in basketball from his childhood and ultimately attained the height of success.
Carmelo Anthony Family
Carmelo Anthony’s parents are Carmelo Iriarte and Mary Anthony. He has four siblings: Wilford Anthony, Daphne Anthony(half-sister), Michelle Anthony, and Robert Anthony. His father passed away when Carmelo was only two years old. He is married to Alani “La La” Vazquez and has a son(Kiyan Carmelo Anthony) from her.
Carmelo Anthony Education
Carmelo Anthony went to Towson Catholic High school. He played basketball there and became an eminent player and also won awards. He, then, studied at Oak Hill Academy. He again became a very prominent player and also improved his grades and game.
After Oak Hill Academy, he got admission to Syracuse University. He once again emerged as an outstanding player and also won awards and honors.
Carmelo Anthony Career
Carmelo Anthony started his professional journey in 2003 from Denver Nuggets. He remained a part of this team till 2011. Then he joined the New York Knicks from 2011-2017. From 2017-2018, he played for Oklahoma City Thunder and then for Houston Rockets from 2018-2019. Currently, he is playing for Portland Trail Blazers of NBA.
Some of his achievements are mentioned below:
- He is NBA All-star in the year 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
- In 2013, he was NBA scoring champion.
- He has earned NBA All-Rookie First Team in the year 2004.
- In the year 2003, He was NCCA champion.
- He was USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year in 2006 and 2016.
- He has earned NCCA Final Most Four Outstanding Player in the year 2003.
- In 2003, he was USBWA National Freshman of the year.
Carmelo Anthony Net worth
It is estimated (in 2019) that Carmelo Anthony has a net worth of $120 million and some websites are reporting that his net worth is $130 million in 2020.
Carmelo Anthony Basketball shoes
- Jordan Melo M11
- Jordan Melo M13
- Jordan Melo M1.