After 14 months of waiting, veteran forward Carmelo Anthony finally has the opportunity to become a Houston Rocket after clearing waivers Wednesday afternoon and becoming an unrestricted free agent.
So what should Houston fans expect from the former NBA scoring champion, who also boasts 10 All-Star appearances and three Olympic gold medals on his résumé? Former basketball scout and occasional league insider Jesus Rodriguez, who reported extensively in 2017 on Anthony's laser focus on Houston, joins the show to explain the factors luring Anthony to the Rockets and what he may have left in the tank at 34 years old. Tune in:
POD: First and goal, inside the 1? @JSports_ent, the original newsbreaker on the Carmelo Anthony to Houston front, joins me to discuss what he's hearing today, how Melo should be used, and other #Rockets trade options:https://t.co/DQhiqlTstV— Ben DuBose (@BenDuBose) August 2, 2018