The younger members of Team USA made their love of Vanessa Carlton's "A Thousand Miles" well known over the weekend. In the video, posted by DeMarcus Cousins, veteran Carmelo Anthony is clearly not impressed:
A video posted by DeMarcus Cousins (@boogiecousins) on
After Monday's final tune-up before the Olympics (a 110-66 victory over Nigeria), Melo apologized to Carlton and clarified that his issue was not with the song, but with mornings — and likely his teammates' shenanigans.
Carmelo Anthony talking about the Jimmy Butler's playlist/Vanessa Carlton angry look he gave. pic.twitter.com/uxatyqWMLe
— ⓂarcusD (@_MarcusD_) August 2, 2016
Carlton accepted his apology.
@carmeloanthony I get it. Though the boys did sound pretty good. x
— Vanessa Carlton (@VanessaCarlton) August 1, 2016
Perhaps there's a halftime duet in the works?