Executives are reportedly working on a solution that could see the team freed of Anthony's costly expiring contract, looking to offload the deal to a rival that would likely see Anthony waived to enter free agency.
Green, a native of Houston, signed a 10-day contract with the Rockets on December 28 and ended up staying for the season.
A marriage between Anthony and the Rockets may actually work as he is good friends with Chris Paul, they need help on the wing, and, as Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals showed, they could use more firepower against the Golden State Warriors.
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Those two teams have emerged as top candidates to sign Anthony when he and the Thunder part ways in the coming days.
The Rockets are hoping to land Carmelo Anthony.
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He failed to earn an All-Star nod for the first time since 2008-09, though his 169 3-pointers made set a new career high. The Rockets jumped from 26th in points-per-game allowed all the way up to sixth in his one season. The Miami Heat are also in the Melo sweepstakes.
Worryingly, his presence on the court saw the Thunder's team plus/minus rating slide to negative 14.3 during the playoffs. He's averaged 24.1 points over 15 National Basketball Association seasons, but winning in the postseason has been one thing Anthony has always struggled to do.
Anthony is a natural small forward but at this stage of his career would be vulnerable defensively against some small forwards, though James Johnson could pick up some of those assignments if Anthony were to be paired with Whiteside and Johnson at times.
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