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Monday, September 20, 2010
The Melo trade door may have opened

By Jared Zwerling

During his appearance on George Lopez's talk show, Carmelo Anthony insisted he is a Nugget. But between now and February, that could change. According to multiple sources, Denver will now listen to trade pitches for their superstar after previously disregarding them ( One rival GM said, "I'm not sure how soon, but I do think they're going to trade him." Another source confirmed, "There's no doubt they are working on it. Eventually they're going to pull the trigger." While there's no frontrunner yet to land Melo, it's clear that his desire has been to play for a big-market team like the Knicks. In addition to New York, the Nets, Kings, Rockets and Timberwolves have all come up as possible trade suitors. The latest? The Golden State Warriors. Monta Ellis would be the Nuggets' targeted acquisition, but right now the team is not looking to give him up (

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