Mike D'Antoni Won't Commit To Carmelo Anthony Starting
Rocket's coach Mike D'Antoni has been transparent about his plans for Carmelo coming off the bench as the NBA season begins. Check out what was said below:
Mike D’Antoni is leaving it open on whether Melo starts or comes off the bench: “We’ll see how it fits. I don’t know how they play together, they fit together.”— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) 24 September 2018
Carmelo Anthony, pushed on bench possibility: “Whatever I have to do to help this team win a championship, that’s what’s going to be done.”— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) 24 September 2018
Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta on Carmelo Anthony: “He understood the role that we wanted him to play. That could be starting or that could be coming off the bench, but I think you’re going to see that Carmelo is going to get a lot of minutes and contribute a lot.”— Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) 24 September 2018
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