Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony dunking on another player

Carmelo Anthony is a Power Forward and a Small Forward for the New York Knicks. He is a native New Yorker and has a passion for bringing a championship to New York. He has been on the Knicks for a number of years and has been the teams all-star for years. He played for Oak Hill Academy high school where he was named a 2002 McDonald All-American. He earned many other first team awards while he was in high school making him very marketable for college and chose to take his talents to New York's very own Syracuse. Even though his college career at Syracuse was brief he made a huge impact and managed to bring the team a NCAA Championship.

He was able to accumulate many awards at the D1 level, Including but not limited to: NCAA Champion: 2003, Final Four Most Outstanding Player: 2003, Consensus second team All-American: 2003, NCAA East Regional Most Valuable Player: 2003, Consensus Big East Conference Rookie of the Year: 2003, USBWA National Freshman of the Year: 2003, All-Big East First Team: 2003, All-Big East Rookie Team: 2003, 10x Big East Rookie of the Week, #15 retired at Syracuse University, Would go on to win multiple Olympic medals with Team USA.