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About Last Night: ‘Melo Locks Down

HANG TIME HEADQUARTERS — Carmelo Anthony got back to normal last night — on the court at least.

The trade rumors are still swirling. But ‘Melo set the record straight, to the Fan Night crew (above) and on several other topics to those who have descended upon Denver to investigate this ongoing story.

There’s nothing like hearing Anthony’s words directly. He can clear up a lot of the misconceptions about what is going on right now and basically who is running this entire affair. According to Anthony, it’s certainly not his wife, La La Vazquez, whose name has surfaced in many rumors as demanding that the Anthonys relocate to a bigger market at her behest.

As Anthony explained to my main man Yahoo! Sports Marc J. Spears, his wife is “not calling the shots” on this one (Anthony is a brave man for saying that out loud. Hope he had Wifey’s permission):

“Ya’ll put this in bold words, La La has nothing to do with anything,” Anthony said. “Whatever is my decision, she is going to support me. She has nothing to do with me staying or leaving. Nothing. So please keep her out of it. Thank you.

“People have to write about something and [they] come up with, ‘She don’t want to be here.’ She has nothing to do with that. This is my career. This is my decision. Of course, I got to consult her with everything. It wasn’t one conversation I had with her where she said, ‘Let’s get out of Denver.'”