When the Atlanta Hawks waive Carmelo Anthony, he'll choose his destination for the 2018-19 season, and the Houston Rockets remain the favorite to land him.
James Harden says he hasn’t been in touch with Carmelo Anthony but says he’d be a great acquisition for the Rockets. “He’s a proven vet. He wants to win at this point.” pic.twitter.com/Y3eoJx929K— Matt Young (@Chron_MattYoung) July 20, 2018
It should surprise no one that @carmeloanthony has been telling people for more than a week that he’ll ultimately wind up with the Rockets, per league source.— David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 19, 2018
Oklahoma City has agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony and a protected 2022 first-round pick to Atlanta for point guard Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala, league sources tell ESPN. Anthony will be waived, and he will join team of his choice. Rockets are frontrunner.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 19, 2018