NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Carmelo Anthony, Brandon Knight and More – Bleacher Report

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The 2017 edition of the NBA offseason has been an entertaining one. While it’s often the NFL that commands the summer offseason, basketball has remained front and center ever since the end of the NBA Finals.

The offseason began with a stellar draft class and some headline-grabbing trades and has continued to shine throughout an entertaining summer league. Even as we enter the second half of July, media attention remains high thanks to the possibility of some more notable moves.

Many of the biggest tradable players of the offseason—like Chris Paul, Paul George and Jimmy Butler—have already been moved. However, there are still some notable guys who could be traded. We’re here to examine the latest trade buzz as the offseason continues.

      

Carmelo Trade Still a Possibility

Carmelo Anthony remains the most notable name on the trade market. He was the subject of trade rumors before Phil Jackson was ousted as team president, and he remains at the center of them even now. The reason for this is that Anthony is an aging veteran, and the New York Knicks are looking toward yet another rebuild.

The fact Anthony is set to earn $54 million over the next two seasons doesn’t exactly help his value with the retooling Knicks either.

However, ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski reported last week that the Knicks were putting trade talks on hold. The team had been involved in talks with both the Houston Rockets and the Cleveland Cavaliers—the two teams Anthony is interested in joining via trade.

Anthony holds a no-trade clause in his current contract.

While Shelburne and Wojnarowski reported that the Knicks are interested in getting Anthony to return to the team, this

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