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Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Weighing Pros and Cons of Knicks, Lakers Trades
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  Let the feeding frenzy begin.

The NBA trade deadline is now only two weeks away and Carmelo Anthony is back to being the center of trade negotiations.

In the aftermath of Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov taking their trade package off the table, the New York Knicks appear to be the front-runners to land Anthony. The deal that was rumored to have been discussed was a three-way trade involving the Knicks, Timberwolves and the Nuggets.

The Knicks receive Anthony, the Nuggets receive Wilson Chandler, Corey Brewer, and a first round pick, and the Timberwolves receive Anthony Randolph and Eddy Curry.

Except, trade talks have now taken a turn.

Now, the Los Angeles Lakers have entered the negotiations. And it appears that the Lakers Organization is pondering whether a deal for Anthony is necessary to rejuvenate the team.

A look at some of the trade scenarios that have all of a sudden become as unpredictable as the weather in the Midwest.

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