In a new post on Instagram, Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has shared a heartfelt message to Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony in honor of their 20 years brotherhood.
From high school to the NBA, the friendship between LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony seems to have never gotten old. After being drafted into the NBA in 2003, they both showed that they love competing with each other. Now, in their 17th year in the NBA, they are still close friends and in a great competition.
Yesterday, under the leadership of LeBron James, Lakers eliminated Trail Blazers without Damian Lillard by 4-1 from the playoffs. After the game, Bron and Melo showed love for each other and had a quick chat. The footage showed how much they both loved and respected each other.
Today, James shared these amazing moments with Anthony on his Instagram page and penned a heartfelt message to his fellow. In his letter, he emphasized how important their friendship is.
Here’s what LeBron James wrote:
“Going on 20 years of friendship to date my brother and it will always be a privilege and honor to do what we love to do, and that’s hoop! Never taking these moments for granted cause I just don’t know how many more we got together out there, but what I do know is we have the rest of our lives afterwards to continue to live it up to the fullest. Love CHAMP!!! 🙏🏾✊🏾❤️👑 Carmelo Anthony.”
See the Instagram post below.