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'Melo resigned he won't make Olympic team

DENVER -- Nuggets forward Carmelo Anthony is pretty sure he
will be watching the U.S. Olympic team on television this August.

Anthony said Wednesday he believes the USA Basketball selection
committee has moved on without him.

"They've got their mind set on what they want," Anthony told
the Rocky Mountain News. "Don't nothing include Carmelo. Nothing
in the NBA includes me. You realize that?"

Anthony led all rookies in scoring this past season but finished
second to Cleveland Cavaliers guard LeBron James in Rookie of the
Year voting.

James will play for Team USA in the Aug. 13-29 Athens Games.
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, another rookie, also is expected to
make the team. The roster already includes two small forwards,
Shawn Marion and Richard Jefferson.

"I could wait four years for the next one," Anthony said of
the Olympics. "Hopefully, I'll be globally known in four years."