Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Would Memphis Grizzlies Send OJ Mayo to Denver?

January 17th, 2011 by Ronnie Hampston Leave a reply »
In recent news, Carmelo Anthony trade talk have been the topic of discussion as of late.

Rumors have been heating up about the possible trade between the Memphis Grizzlies and Denver Nuggets. The Grizzlies would have to trade O.J. Mayo and future draft pics in order to land Carmelo Anthony.

This time of year, trade rumors are common with the deadline approaching in February.

Before the season, began Carmelo Anthony and the Denver Nuggets never agreed to a contract extension.

The trade has no value for the Memphis Grizzlies. The Denver Nuggets would receive a promising player in OJ Mayo and multiple draft picks. 

Whoever trades for Anthony will have to risk a lot in order to obtain the superstar player. Draft picks and expiring contracts are a huge part of the deal. A team can have a lot of flexibility in the future with multiple draft picks and cash to lure free agents. 

Will the Memphis Grizzlies risk their future to have Carmelo Anthony for a short term period? The answer should be no.

Not trading for Carmelo would make perfect sense for the Grizzlies.< ...

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