Kobe Bryant will not be able to make Carmelo Anthony’s meeting with the Lakers. Though he cut his vacation short in order to be present for the pitch, the meeting time was moved up due to Kobe having issues with his flight to Los Angeles, according to ESPN. Melo is also meeting with the Knicks today, who are determined to sway the dynamic scorer, even if it means traveling across the country to do so. According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Melo & Kobe have been in contact, throughout he summer.
We shall see how this story develops. Many insiders are saying that Melo & Kobe will meet in private, right after the Knicks make their pitch. Melo is expected to make his decision by this end of the holiday weekend.