Although the fashion-forward players in the ranks of the
(We’ve also received word that
At the same time, less than a quarter-mile away – also in the Meatpacking District -- Italian luxury brand Ermenegildo Zegna and the
Before dinner, we had a chance to chat briefly with Anthony, who was looking sharp in a two-button, notch-lapel Ermenegildo Zegna Couture suit jacket, gray trousers and navy blue turtleneck, along with his wife,
Although the PR folks had warned us that Anthony wasn't in the mood to talk about sports, given the amped-up fashion factor of the league we couldn't resist asking the couple who they'd pick for two different style-centric all-star teams – one roster composed of their favorite designer labels and one of the NBA's most stylish players.
For the Designer All-Stars? “Zegna, of course,” Carmelo Anthony answered, “and
For the NBA Fashion All-Stars? “Russell Westbrook is fashionable,” La La Anthony said. “Yeah, he’s not afraid to take risks,” Carmelo Anthony added. The rest of the lineup picked by the couple includes
We're guessing that when a team brings that kind of sartorial swagger the letters MVP are going to stand for "Most Valuable Peacock."