George Karl

Former coach George Karl blasts Carmelo Anthony in upcoming book: He was 'a user of people'

Former coach George Karl blasts Carmelo Anthony in upcoming book: He was 'a user of people'

George Karl doesn’t paint a pretty picture of New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony in his upcoming memoir.

Karl, who coached Anthony while they were with the Denver Nuggets, wrote: “Carmelo was a true conundrum for me in the six years I had him. He was the best offensive player I ever coached. He was also a user of people, addicted to the spotlight and very unhappy when he had to share it.”

The New York Post obtained an advance copy of “Furious George,” which comes out in January. In it, Karl also wrote that Anthony “was such a talented kid,’’ he could’ve...

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