Carmelo Anthony, like LeBron James, has slimmed down considerably


(John McDowell / Washington Post)

Suddenly, this is an NBA trend.

Like LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony has decided that it would be best if there were less of him and, like James, he has slimmed down dramatically over the summer.

Anthony has done this before, notably a couple of years ago. It isn’t clear what Anthony’s weight-loss method is, but James, according to ESPN, did it by eliminating carbohydrates.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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