Carmelo Anthony Gets Payback Vs China, Catches Fire In The 3rd Quarter

Published on July 27th, 2016 by Astramskas, David | 1,167 views

Although this nasty crossover and jumper by Carmelo Anthony wasn’t on China’s Guo Ailun, who crossed and hit a 3 on Melo the last time the two teams “competed,” I’m still calling it a payback play.

But that play was just an appetizer for what Melo did to China in the 3rd quarter, when he heated up and cooked Zhou Qi and a couple of others defenders for 16 points in the quarter.

Melo finished the game with 20 points and 5 boards in just 14 minutes of the USA’s 107-57 beatdown on China.


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David Astramskas,

Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

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