|Date of Birth
||29 May 1984
||Brooklyn, New York, United States
||Carmelo Iriarte ( Father), Mary Anthony ( Mother)
||La La Anthony (m. 2010)
||Kiyan Carmelo Anthony ( Son)
|| $160 million
Carmelo Kyam Anthony with wife
Carmelo Kyam Anthony is an American basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been named an NBA All-Star ten times and an All-NBA Team member sixfold . He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange, winning a national championship as a freshman in 2003 while being named the NCAA Tournament's greatest Player.Anthony has played within the Olympics for the US national team a record fourfold , winning a trophy with the 2004 squad and gold medals on the 2008, 2012, and 2016 Olympic teams.
Early Life and Family
At the age of two, he lost his father, which put him and his siblings under the care of his mother. Six years later, the family relocated to Baltimore, little knowing the very fact that neighbourhood was a drug-infested area. However, he and his siblings kept faraway from the wrongdoings.While his extraordinary talent, strong acumen and superb height created frenzy for him among the school coaches, his poor academic records came within the way.
As such, he transferred to Oak Hill Academy to raised his grades.It was at the Academy that he not only upgraded his grades and test scores but his game also , leading AAU Baltimore Select team to the ultimate Four of the Adidas success Tournament in Las Vegas , Nevada.
Game after game, the team performed outstandingly well then did he. He averaged 21.7 points, 8.1 rebounds and 4.0 assists during his senior year at Oak Hill. By 2002, he became the highest ranked highschool basketeer of the country. His academic records also improved, as he scored 19 points.
Carmelo Kyam has been in relationship with La La since 2004. The couple was blessed a son Kiyan Carmelo Anthony On March 7, 2007. the 2 tied the knot afterward in 2010 at the Cipriani’s, New York.Alani Nicole "La La" Anthony is an American television personality, ny Times best-selling author, businesswoman, producer and actress. within the early 2000s, La La came to prominence as an MTV VJ on Total Request Live. La La and Carmelo Anthony have a son together who is 13-year-old.
Carmelo Anthony net worth 2021
Carmelo Anthony may be a American basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers who features a net worth of $160 million dollars.In 2018, he signed a one-year, $2.4 million dollar contract with the Houston Rockets.Carmelo Anthony's annual salary peaked at $26 million within the 2017-2018 season. He earns a further $9 million a year from endorsements. His contract with the ny Knicks was worth $80 million over 5 years. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Carmelo Anthony earned $33 million from salary and endorsements. As of 2020, Carmelo earned $260 million from his NBA salary alone.
Sportes Career and Achivements
The NBA draft of 2003 had a steam of talented players, with LeBron James topping the list. Anthony, nicknamed Melo, was within the third position. He was drafted by Denver Nuggets and made his NBA regular debut on October 29, 2003. He finished the sport with 12 points, 7 rebounds and three assists.In his sixth game as a NBA player, he created history by scoring 30 points, thus becoming the second youngest player in NBA history to attain 30 points or more during a game. By 2004, he became the third-youngest player to succeed in the 1,000-point mark in NBA history.
Just every week after reaching the 100-mark, he scored 41 points during a match against Seattle SuperSonics, thus becoming a Denver Nuggets record holder and therefore the second youngest player in NBA with 40 and more points. He ended up bagging all the six Rookie of the Month awardHis magnificent play and knack for the sport earned Nuggets a good position at the table. From its dismissal performance of 17-65 at the playoffs earlier on, it zoomed upscale to record a 43-39 victory within the 2003-04 season which it only improved with 49–33.
Outstanding footwork, mastery of the technique and an awe-inspiring rookie season led to his enrolment as a member of the USA Basketball National Team in 2004. He made his debut at the 2004 Athens Olympics, bagging a bronze and averaging at 2.4 points and 1.6 rebounds.In the 2004-05 season, he scored a mean of 20.8 points, making him rank at the 19th position in NBA. By 2004, he became the third-youngest player in NBA history to succeed in the two ,000-point plateau.
The 2005-06 season was an excellent one for him as he finished at the highest eighth spot within the NBA. Furthermore, he reached the 1000 mark for rebound, scored his career better of 45 points against Philadelphia 76ers, reached the 5000 career points mark, thus becoming the second youngest player to accomplish the feat. He resumed his five-year contract with the Nuggets who finished the season at the third spot.
In the 2006-07 season, he twice scored six-straight 30 point games thus equalling Alex English’s record for a second time. during a match against ny , he was involved within the infamous Knicks–Nuggets brawl which resulted in him being suspended for 15 games.
He resumed playing on January 22, 2007 during a match against Memphis Grizzles. He recorded his first career triple-double, with 31 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, during a 113–108 loss to the Phoenix Suns. He was chosen to play in his first All Star game. He finished the season becoming the second leading scorer with average of 28.9 points, 6.0 rebound, 3.8 assists and 1.2 steals.
In January 2008, he was picked up for a second successive time for NBA All Star Game. the subsequent month he scored his then career high 49 points during a match against Washington Wizards which he won 111-100. In March 2008, he reached the magnificent 9000 career point mark. The Nuggets ended the season with 50 wins thereby clinching 8th seed at the Western Conference of the 2008 Playoffs.
The 2009-10 season opened with a bang for him as he scored 71 points within the first two games, taking the entire further to 113 points within the third game. He eventually scored his career high of fifty points against the ny Knicks.In January 2010, he made his third appearance at the All Star Game, finishing it with 27 points and 10 rebounds. He ended the season averaging a playoff career-high 30.7 points per game, along side 8.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists and a couple of .0 steals.
The 2010-11 was his last season with the Denver Nuggets as he was traded to ny Knicks during a multi-player deal on Washington's Birthday , 2011. His first game with the Knicks was against Milwaukee Bucks during which he scored 27 points, 10 rebounds and 1 assist to win the sport 114-108.
At the playoffs he recorded 42 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists.In his second season with the Knicks for 2012-13, he scored a mean of 28.7 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.6 assists. He opened the season on a robust note for the ny Knicks registering twice because the Player of the Week. Game after game, the performance of the team enhanced because it recorded its 50th win, a feat achieved after 13 years.
By 2013, he became the primary Knicks player with the highest-selling jersey within the NBA. The 13 game streak that Knick had began ended with a loss to Chicago Bulls. During the Playoffs, he scored 21 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals and 1 block eventually helping the Knicks register their first victory within the first round playoff series.