Carmelo Anthony posed for an Instagram photo that documents his recent weight loss. The picture comes a week after the internet went nuts over an Instagram post of LeBron James’ slimmed down physique.
Some basketball fans and reports are speculating that Carmelo and LeBron are shedding weight to prepare for the grueling task of playing an eighty-two game seasons, plus playoffs, post-30-years-old.
Neither athlete has confirmed why or how they’ve lost weight, but, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN, Lebron lost 20 pound by cutting carbs. Carmelo has been dropping hints on social media about his weight loss. Melo’s Instagram suggests that he’s been eating good foods and working hard in the boxing gym.