White, a former 16th overall pick who played just one season in the NBA, claims "Melo is absolutely being blackballed."
Anthony, a 10-time All-Star, could still be useful as a scorer in a reserve role, something he has apparently come to accept.
Anthony was told "the team was moving forward with a new group."
“There’s some traction” between Miami and the 35-year-old forward, Brian Scalabrine said Tuesday on SiriusXM NBA Radio.
After being let go by the Rockets, Anthony recalled thinking, "You telling me I can't make a nine-, 10-man rotation on this team?"
Anthony was a star with the Knicks and Nuggets, but has not played in the NBA since he parted ways with the Rockets in mid-November.
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Carmelo Anthony's former team-mate Chauncey Billups offered an insight into why the star is yet to sign with an NBA team.
"He hasn't mentally taken that step back to say 'Okay, I'll come in and play against backups,'" Billups said during a recent interview.