The former All-Star point guard told Stefan Bondy of “I always feel for Melo. I think that when we were, the two years I was there, I thought we had the people and chemistry around him, and personalities to let Melo be Melo.
That’s my teammate, my brother,” Davis, a former All-NBA selection who played just 29 games with the Knicks due to injuries, told the Daily News. When you allow Melo to be himself, then he becomes one of the most dangerous weapons in the league.
And everyone else around the team takes the responsibility of making sure that weapon is utilized.
According to sources with The Vertical, as long as Davis reports in shape, Delaware will move forward with the signing.
Before getting to his hosting duties, he showed off his dapper-ness on the carpet in a tailored white Tom Ford tuxedo. Newly single WNBA star Candace Parker served up black jumpsuit realness.
We all know Drizzy is the ultimate ladies man and keeps a pretty chick on his arm. Speaking of moms, Houston Rockets baller James Harden, who was nominated for the MVP Award, brought his mother Monja Willis as his date. New dad Hill Harper was in the mix after celebrating his very first Father's Day. Gorgeous model Damaris Lewis served as the trophy presenter for this year's event.
He brought basketball analyst Rosalyn Gold-Onwude as his date and, per usual, it has sparked dating rumors. NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal and his longtime girlfriend Laticia Rolle brought the coupledom vibes on the carpet. Dallas Mavericks player Dirk Nowitzki, who was awarded the Teammate of the Year Award, was all smiles on the carpet alongside his fab wife, Jessica Olsson. Washington Wizards player John Wall was decked out in a red suit before hitting the stage alongside Monica to present an award. “CBS This Morning” host Gayle King brought her twin daughter Kirby as her date for the awards ceremony.
On Instagram, he shared a flick of himself with his date and captioned, Mmhmm…we’ll be keeping an eye on these two. Retired NBA ballers Dominique Wilkins and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joined Shaq and his lady on the carpet. Kevin Durant's mom Wanda Durant lit up the carpet in a yellow dress. Presenter Monica rolled up on the carpet in a sparkly Gucci pencil skirt and Gianvito Rossi heels. Retired NBA baller Grant Hill and his gorgeous wife Tamia Hill are STILL #Relationship Goals! Auntie Gayle is out here looking snatched and is about to catch her a man at this event... "Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts worked this black jumpsuit on the carpet.