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Mike D’Antoni: Carmelo Anthony a ‘better fit’ with Rockets than during turbulent Knicks tenure

Effectively molding Carmelo Anthony into a role player would rank as one of Mike D’Antoni’s greatest coaching achievements. In 2012, Carmelo Anthony gave the New York Knicks an ultimatum. D’Antoni took the decision away from management and left his NBA…

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Anthony joins Rockets, his fourth NBA team in 13 months

Carmelo Anthony, who is coming off the lowest scoring season of his career, signed a one-year contract with the Houston Rockets on Monday. The deal is worth a reported $2.4 million and means the former all-star forward will be joining his fourth NBA te…

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Carmelo Anthony signs 1-year, $2.4 million deal with Houston Rockets

Carmelo Anthony signed a one-year, $2.4 million deal with the Houston Rockets on Monday.

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Veteran Carmelo Anthony pens one-year Rockets deal

Veteran forward Carmelo Anthony has signed a one-year deal with the Houston Rockets. Anthony penned a contract worth a reported $2.4million on Monday and joins the likes of James Harden and Chris Paul in a star-studded Rockets side. It is likely that A…

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Mike D’Antoni says Carmelo Anthony open to coming off the bench, but Rockets coach undecided

The Rockets officially signed Carmelo Anthony today. Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni didn’t quite confirm that, but he revealed Anthony’s willingness. Mike D’Antoni on @carmeloanthony: “We talked about everything.

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Carmelo Anthony is finally a Rocket, but is he still going to be a starter?

Carmelo Anthony is, finally, officially a Rocket. It took more than a month, but Carmelo Anthony finally joined the Houston Rockets on Monday, signing the one-year, $2.4 million contract he verbally agreed to last week. One possible resolution to the p…

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Carmelo Anthony to officially join Rockets on Monday

Carmelo Anthony is formally joining the Houston Rockets on a one-year, $2.4 million deal. Anthony, a 10-time All-Star who was waived July 30 by the Atlanta Hawks, has been working out daily with Rockets point guard Chris Paul and MVP James Harden. Anth…

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LeBron, Lakers have most nationally televised games this season

The Lakers were on national television a lot last season despite the fact they were a rebuilding 35-win team with some interesting young players, but ones still figuring out how to play NBA basketball. The Lakers have more nationally televised games th…

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LeBron James to make Lakers home debut against Rockets

LeBron James will make his Los Angeles Lakers’ home debut on October 20 against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center arena, the National Basketball Association announced on Friday. The four-time league MVP James, who left the Cleveland Cavaliers last month to sign with the Lakers, and his new teammates travel to Portland on the 18th for their regular season debut contest. On Wednesday, the league announced that for the 20th straight year, the Lakers will play on Christmas Day, travelling to face the defending champion Golden State Warriors.

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Paul excited to be play with Carmelo in Houston

Houston Rockets star Chris Paul is relishing the opportunity to play with his friend Carmelo Anthony. NBA veteran Anthony verbally agreed to a deal with the Rockets this week after the 34-year-old received a buyout from the Atlanta Hawks, according to …

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20 must-watch NBA regular season games

The NBA season is a marathon, one that runs from mid-October through mid-April with 1,230 games in between. All that before the drama of the playoffs start.
Throughout that grind, there are highlights. Games that must be watched, ones where you block

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LeBron’s return and the five must-see NBA games on the 2018-19 schedule

The Los Angeles Lakers posted pictures of LeBron James practicing in purple and gold to their Twitter account on Thursday. The NBA released its full schedule on Friday afternoon, and before we get to the five must-see games on the 2018-19 slate, let’s …

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James y los Warriors acaparan horarios estelares en la NBA

Los aficionados de la NBA recibirán una buena dosis de LeBron James en uniforme de los Lakers de Los Ángeles, de Kevin Durant y los campeones Warriors de Golden State, los Rockets de Houston y los prometedores Celtics de Boston como parte del calendario

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Christmas cracker as LeBron and Lakers visit Warriors

LeBron James and his new Los Angeles Lakers teammates will visit defending champion Golden State on Christmas in a 2018-19 NBA campaign that opens October 16, the league announced Wednesday. James has faced the Warriors in the NBA Finals the past four …

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James, Warriors, Rockets, Celtics highlight NBA TV schedule

NBA fans will get a smorgasbord of LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, the All-Star laden lineup of the defending champion Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets and the up-and-coming Boston Celtics as part of the league’s national television

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Report: Carmelo Anthony verbally commits to Rockets

This is about as big a surprise as saying Elton John wears a toupee, but we will pass it along. Carmelo Anthony has told the Rockets he will sign with them. Carmelo Anthony has verbally agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets, league sources tell Yahoo…

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Carmelo reportedly agrees to join Rockets

Carmelo Anthony reached a verbal agreement to join the Houston Rockets, sources told Yahoo Sports and USA Today on Tuesday. Anthony, a 10-time All-Star who was waived July 30 by the Atlanta Hawks, had been expected to sign with the Rockets when he clea…

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LeBron-led Lakers vs. Warriors reportedly leads Christmas slate

LeBron James is no stranger to NBA prime-time and holiday games, and Christmas will be no exception this year. James and his new team, the Los Angeles Lakers, will face the defending league champion Golden State Warriors on Dec. 25, according to multip…

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LeBron-led Lakers vs. Warriors reportedly leads Christmas slate

LeBron James is no stranger to NBA prime-time and holiday games, and Christmas will be no exception this year. James and his new team, the Los Angeles Lakers, will face the defending league champion Golden State Warriors on Dec. 25, according to multip…

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2018 NBA Christmas Day Schedule: LeBron’s Lakers and Curry’s Warriors highlight another loaded slate

The NBA Christmas Day schedule is the single best slate of games of the entire season, and following an offseason of major change, the 2018-19 edition is expected to be as entertaining as ever. The Golden State Warriors will play host to LeBron James a…

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