Carmelo Anthony responds to his critics: 'Oh, you mad, huh?'

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Carmelo Anthony is staying with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Anthony made that decision Saturday, which left some fans disappointed.

Instead of taking their criticisms lying down, Anthony decided to respond with a photo on Instagram telling them to evaluate what’s important in life.

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What did Carmelo Anthony say to his critics?

Anthony posted a picture with the caption, “Oh, you mad, huh? Take a step back, evaluate what is important and enjoy life.” #STAYME7O

What did Carmelo Anthony’s post mean?

It’s pretty self-explanatory. He’s telling fans not to get mad about something that has no impact on them. He wants them to think about the things that are important to them and then try to enjoy those things.

Anthony has been sending out cryptic posts trolling his haters all day

That wasn’t the only post in which Anthony may have taken shots at his haters. He’s had a couple different ones on Twitter and Instagram since the news broke.

Why are fans mad Carmelo Anthony stayed with the Thunder?

By opting in to the deal, Anthony will make a little under $28 million with the Thunder next season. That’s a significant part of the Thunder’s payroll, and some fans don’t think Anthony is worth it. The 34-year-old averaged a career-low 16.2 points in 2018.

Carmelo Anthony had some words of wisdom for his critics. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)
Carmelo Anthony had some words of wisdom for his critics. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

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