Carmelo Kyam Anthony (born May 29, 1984) is an American professional basketball player for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Anthony attended Towson Catholic High School and Oak Hill Academy before playing college basketball at Syracuse.
NBA TV's Rick Kamla ran down his Top 10 NBA small forwards in terms of fantasy basketball production and Trail Blazers wing Nicolas Batum comes in at No. 6 in the rankings. Kamla notes that Batum's ability to fill up the stat sheet in five categories -- points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals ...
Placing Andrew Wiggins this high takes a little imagination. David Aldridge polled a dozen rival general managers for NBA.com on whether they would have Wiggins or Devin Booker as their long-term building block, and the returns among those brave enough to choose weren't great: "Said one GM: 'Booker... not even close.
Jae Crowder was born on July 6, 1990, in Villa Rica, Georgia, to Helen Thompson and basketball player Corey Crowder. Crowder attended Villa Rica High School, where he played as starting quarterback for the football team and as starting point guard for the basketball team.