Carmelo says Jeremy Lin's offer sheet is 'ridiculous'

Carmelo Anthony in action against the Milwaukee Bucks

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Carmelo Anthony in action against the Milwaukee Bucks at Madison Square Garden. The Knicks defeated the Bucks 89-80. (March 26, 2012) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

LAS VEGAS -- Carmelo Anthony called the contract the Rockets gave Jeremy Lin "ridiculous" and sounded as if he'd understand if the Knicks didn't match it.

Anthony also said Sunday it was premature to consider it a given that Lin would be back regardless of what he was offered. If he does return, J.R. Smith said Lin's contract could become an issue in the locker room.

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