NBA trade rumors latest news: New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony off to LeBron James’ team, update
Los Angeles: Things are very exciting for NBA fans right now. While many people are confused others are happy about the prospects of their favorite stars moving to new teams, others are simply excited as they believe that new developments will be better for their teams and their star players.
Right now rumors about Carmelo Anthony moving out of New York Knicks are doing the rounds. There are reasons to believe that the Knicks forward may leave his present team to join Cleveland as part of an Eastern Conference mega-trade that would also send Kevin Love to Boston Celtics.
In the new team he will be playing along with LeBron James and some other top of the line stars.Â However, Anthony, who has to waive his no-trade clause for it to happen, has acknowledged he’s not going anywhere. Moreover, LeBron James called the report of a trade that would send Love to the Celtics and Anthony to Cleveland false.
Nonetheless an insider the report on Saturday, telling Cleveland.com the trade report was “total nonsense.” Anthony maintained that he’s not going anywhere and blamed the aggressive New York media for making up a story. On the other hand, 4 days remain until the 3 p.m. Thursday NBA trade deadline and there are no further talks out of Auburn Hills regarding the Detroit Pistons. Coach Stan Van Gundy has said that he’s not looking to surrender any tangible assets (first-round pick, key players with lengthy contracts) nor acquire anyone with an expiring contract. Furthermore, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook reiterated his desire to stay where he is when asked on Saturday about playing for the hometown Los Angeles Lakers.