Carmelo Anthony is an American basketball player. Carmelo Anthony is a talented and passionate American basketball player, who currently plays for the New York Knicks. He attended university, and after one year, he decided to turn his passion for basketball to pro player.
During his professional thirteen years, he has earned more than $94 million. He has played for four Olympics for the US and has earned three gold medals in 2008, 2012, and 2016. Keep reading to know more about Carmelo Anthony’s net worth in 2019.
Carmelo Anthony was born on May 29, 1984, in New York. He is the most talented and famous basketball player of America who has played four Olympics for the US. Carmelo Anthony raised with his mother because his father had died on his third birthday.
Carmelo has two brothers and two sisters (who died in 2010). His mother name is “marry” who is an African American, and his father was Puerto Rican. He married in 2004 with a beautiful woman named Alalni. He has a boy child, which was born on May 7, 2007.
Carmelo was the famous player of basketball during his high school. He went to Virginia, from New York, came back in New York afar some years, and joined famous college of New York. His incredible performance sent him to 2003 NBA draft where he remained on the third number.
After this huge achievement, he moved forward and selected for New York Knicks. In addition, some years later, he included on most famous and high rate players of America. Carmelo has an estimated net worth of $90 million dollars in may 2017.
Carmelo career can be divided into three parts the school career, college career, and the professional career. Carmelo was a famous player of US during high school. In the year of 2002-2003, he played basketball season at Syracuse University. He performance was impressive and due to unbelievable performance in university season, sent him into 2003 NBA draft.
After this Carmelo’s, professional career started. He played almost 8 years for Denver Nuggets. Other teams like Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, New Jersey Nets, and Houston Rockets were reported to be interested in him. In 2003, his professional career started. During these years, he played two Olympics in which he got a gold medal, and got a bronze medal in basketball championship.
In February 2011, Carmelo signed two contracts with two different teams, Minnesota Timberwolves, and New York Knicks. During these years, he played two more Olympics in 2012 and 2016 and got a gold medal. In his career, he played four Olympics, which is a huge achievement for any player.
During contract with New York, nick his annual income was $6-$10 million. He has endorsed products such as Johnson Products Company, Nike, Sprint, and PowerAde.
Awards & Achievements
Carmelo got many awards and achievement in his 13 years career. Some of them are listed below.
• It is the only player in the history of NBA, who wins all six rookies of the month awards.
• The first player of NBA who maintained average 20+ points over a career.
• He has played four Olympic in which he got three gold medals and one bronze medal.
• He is a Gold medalist in FIBA American championship.
• He has been selected 8 times for NBA western conference rookie of the month.
• Carmelo is the third player from the franchise Denver Nugget in the field goals.
Net worth of Carmelo Anthony
Carmelo Anthony is an American basketball player, who has an estimated net worth of $90 million. $22.5 million is the monthly salary of Carmelo Anthony and earns $8 million in endorsements. Recently, Anthony signed a five-year contract with the Knicks for $124 million.
Carmelo Anthony is one the most talented and highest paid basketball player in America. In last summer, he has signed a five-year contract with the Knicks. In his 13 years career, he got dozens of awards and achievements. He played for the national basketball team of America and for many franchises or clubs like Denver Nuggets. He has played four Olympic in which he got three gold medals and one bronze medal.