Carmelo Anthony unveiled two restored basketball courts in Red Hook, Brooklyn – the neighborhood he grew up in – Thursday. The whole community came out for the ceremony as the Knicks star presented them with the new basketball courts on behalf of his foundation. The Carmelo Anthony Foundation has previously opened up courts in Syracuse and Puerto Rico.
“It’s really, honestly, a dream come true…”
“…I want you to use it every day, as much as you can….If it gets messed up, it’s no problem, we’ll repaint it. Don’t worry about that. When it’s messed up that means you guys are using it.’’