Carmelo is a big supporter of the many Family Resource Centers, a Colorado organization dedicated mainly to family and children's support services.
One of Carmelo's first acts after signing with the Denver Nuggets was to buy his mother a home in Baltimore, Maryland.
Anthony's NBA debut was October 29, 2003.
Anthony averaged 22.1 points while at Syracuse University.
Anthony was a high school All - American his senior year.
Anthony's family moved from New York to Baltimore in 1992.
Anthony plays the small foward position.
Anthony attended Oak Hill Academy in Virginia for high school.
Carmelo Anthony ranked #15 in the NBA in turnovers per game, 2.73 in the 2005-2006 season.
Carmelo Anthony ranks #19 in the NBA in Total Efficiency Points(1692.0).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #4 in the NBA in Points Per 48 Minutes(34.6).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #5 in the NBA in Free Throws Per 48 Minutes(9.35).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #4 in the NBA in Field Goals Per 48 Minutes(12.34).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #7 in the NBA in Free Throw Attempts(709.0).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #5 in the NBA in Field Goal Attempts(1572.0).
Carmelo Anthony ranks #8 in the NBA in Points Per Game(26.5).
Carmelo Anthony averaged 2.7 assists per game this season.
Carmelo Anthony averaged 4.9 rebounds per game in the 2005-2006 season.
Carmelo Anthony averaged 26.5 points per game in the 2005-2006 season.
Carmelo Anthony was named to play in the 2004 Got Milk? Rookie Challenge.
Carmelo Anthony was part of the Got Milk? All-Rookie Team.
Carmelo Anthony was named the 2005 Got Milk? Rookie Challenge MVP.
Carmelo Anthony weighs 230 pounds.
Carmelo Anthony was named the NBA Player of the week twice in his rookie season.
Carmelo Anthony was named the Got Milk? Rookie of the Month for October-December 2003 and January-April 2004.
Carmelo Anthony played on the 2004 US Olympic Men's Basketball Team. The team took bronze at Athens.
Carmelo Anthony was picked by the Denver Nuggets, in the 1st round, being the #3 overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft.
Carmelo Anthony is the cover boy for video games, NCAA March Madness 2004 and NBA Live 2005.
Carmelo Anthony is 6'8" in height.
Carmelo Anthony has a pet named Chinese Shar-pei.
Carmelo Anthony is a fan of the Baltimore Ravens and the Baltimore Orioles.
Carmelo Anthony led Syracuse to its first NCAA championship.
Carmelo Anthony: My team needed me out there to get some things done. At halftime I just told them it's time for me to wake up and just go out there and win the game.
Carmelo Anthony: Yeah, I think that was the best of any big shot I've hit, most likely. I didn't have nothing to do, but to shoot.
Carmelo Anthony: They're trying to bring the whole team. I wouldn't be surprised if they bring (former Cincinnati coach Bob) Huggins up here.
Carmelo Anthony: I was edgy my first two games just to get out there and start my career. You saw me settle down more than I did the first two games.
Carmelo Anthony: I think going to college for that one year was probable the best thing I have ever done.
Carmelo Anthony: I just want to get on the court.
Carmelo Anthony: I believe that you should put the right people around you, people that will not let anything go wrong.