Carmelo Anthony Rumors: Goodbye, New Jersey and Hello, New York

Double G SportsCorrespondent IJanuary 13, 2011

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 05:  Carmelo Anthony #15 of the Denver Nuggets reacts in the game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on January 5, 2011  in Los Angeles, California.  The Clippers won 106-93.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
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Ohh where, ohh where, will Carmelo go, ohh where, ohh where, will he be?

The countdown is on, Carmelo Anthony is either coming to New York or New Jersey. Carmelo does not want to be a Denver Nugget anymore, and wants to be in the New York area so he can be close to his wife, La La.

The Denver Nuggets are in a tough spot because they could keep him through the rest of the season; however, they would not receive any compensation for his departure. The move they are looking to make is to trade him, which is the only move to make. But where would he land?

I am a fan of no NBA team but I am a huge NBA fan. I am glad that the New York Knicks are finally having some success since the departure of Patrick Ewing, and the idea of Carmelo coming to New York even excites a native of New Jersey like me.

Sure Carmelo went to school in Syracuse, the beloved basketball school of many New Yorkers; and if Carmelo came to the Garden, he probably would sell out the arena night in and night out.

However, I know many of you Knicks fans are going to hate me for saying this, but Carmelo Anthony is not a good fit in New York. I mean if it isn’t broke don’t fix it.

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