By now you guys are well aware of Carmelo Anthony’s quest to win his version of an NBA championship — an Olympic gold medal.
We’re definitely not knocking Melo as winning three of them would be quite an accomplishment. You just think he’d try a little harder on the defensive end:
Well, the Argentinian did miss the shot so we guess that illusion of transition defense worked out.
The good news for Melo: Team USA didn’t need his scoring output — or lockdown D — today as they blasted Argentina 105-78.