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15 Pictures of Carmelo Anthony With Wife La La Vasquez Through the Years

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Melo and LaLa Through the Years

Melo and LaLa Through the Years
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Unlike many superstar NBA players who have a different love interest every other week, Carmelo Anthony and La La Vasquez have been together for over a decade. Both Brooklyn, New York natives, Melo and La La undoubtedly knew each other while he was playing his college basketball at Syracuse because they began dating in the early 2000s and became engaged in 2004, even though Anthony wasn’t drafted until 2003, when he was selected third overall by the Denver Nuggets.

While playing across the country from La La, who has remained in New York, Melo was obviously unhappy as his relationship with the Nuggets’ organization crumbled before he was finally traded to the New York Knicks (and back home to New York) in February of 2011. Although he hasn’t experienced much success with his new team, he and La La are now a happy couple at home.

After becoming engaged, Melo and La La welcomed a son in 2007 and then were married in July of 2010 at Cipriani’s in New York City with 320 guests in appearance, including LeBron James and Chris Paul, among many other athletes and celebrities. The ceremony was recorded by VH1 and used in a reality TV show called La La’s Full Court Wedding. They’ve been happily married ever since, although it’s uncertain whether Anthony will still play for the Knicks in the 2014-15 NBA season.

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