This wasn't one that got away. This was one that went another way.
Despite meeting with Carmelo Anthony at the recent summer league in Las Vegas, the Miami Heat will not be united with the recently traded forward, with Anthony instead electing to sign with the Houston Rockets.
A party familiar with the Heat's interaction confirmed to the South Florida Sun Sentinel that Anthony's overtures to the Heat were mostly cursory, with the forward instead maintaining a focus on the championship-contending Rockets, an agreement that now appears imminent for the $2.4 million veteran-minimum salary.
Informed of his impending parting from the Oklahoma City Thunder due to their...