Commentary

Rookie Watch: Favors worth Melo?

Could the Nets rookie fill Anthony's void in Denver? We break down the big man's game

Originally Published: January 19, 2011
By David Thorpe | Scouts Inc.
Carmelo Anthony and Derrick FavorsGarrett W. Ellwood/Getty ImagesCarmelo Anthony has long been the face of the Nuggets. Derrick Favors could be the face of change.

Editor's note: Since publishing this column, Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has declared he has instructed his team to end all trade discussions involving Carmelo Anthony.