It looks like Carmelo Anthony is finally going to New York. Anthony, a New York native and Syracuse University alum, has been traded to the New York Knicks in a 3 team deal that included the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Denver Nuggets. This trade finally ends months of speculation and distracting rumors and teams Carmelo with Knicks All Star Power Forward Amar’e Stoudamire. Click the image to enlarge.
The Nuggets get Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Timofey Mozgov , Danilo Gallinari and a 2014 first-round draft pick.The Knick get Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Shelden Williams, Anthony Carter and Renaldo Balkman. Additional, the Knick will send Anthony Randolph and Eddy Curry to Minnesota for Corey Brewer.
So, does this trade make New York a playoff contender?