In eight seasons with the Denver Nuggets, Carmelo Anthony averaged 24.8 points, 6.3 rebounds, and 3.1 assists on 45.9% shooting. He made 4 All-Star teams, earned 4 All-NBA selections, and was widely considered one of the best scorers in the game.
So when the Nuggets mysteriously left him off a graphic including some of their best players in franchise history, it raised a lot of eyebrows within the NBA community.
Fans, media, and even some players began flooding the comments, demanding to know why Melo was snubbed.
The biggest flame of the night came from Anthony's current team (the Portland Trail Blazers), who decided they'd do a graphic of their own...
Carmelo Anthony recently made a comeback after being exiled from the league for almost an entire season. His recent campaign in Portland was an enormous and surprising success, and it has earned Melo a lot of respect from folks throughout the basketball community.
The Syracuse prospect, who turned 36 in May, is looking to continue his resurgence again for the 2020-21 campaign, and he'll have an entire wave of eager fans to back him up.