Sports Shorts: Duane Brown and Carmelo Anthony

Run Me My Money…

According to NFL Network’s James Palmer, the Texans’ left tackle Duane Brown was not with the rest of the team as they prepared to head to West Virginia for training camp. Palmer tweeted that, “Duane Brown skipped the #Texans off-season program and his absence today was expected. He has 2 years left on his current contract.” This move indicates that he is not satisfied with his contract and a holdout may ensue.

Heard It Through the Grapevine…

The rumors of 10-time All Star Carmelo Anthony possibly joining the Houston Rockets have started up again. According to New York Daily News writer Frank Isola “his [Anthony’s] primary objective is to get moved to Houston. His camp is optimistic that a deal with the Rockets is going to happen.”