The newspaper also said in a story on its website that minority owner Jay-Z was involved in the meeting.
THIS IS A BREAKING NEWS UPDATE. Check back soon for further information. AP’s earlier story is below.
“I told you that first,” Anthony said after practice at the Los Angeles Convention Center. “I told you that first.”
The Nets and Nuggets recently renewed trade talks for Anthony for the third time this season. However, Anthony, who can became a free agent after this season, insisted twice Friday that no meeting was planned with Prokhorov.
Pinchuk backed that up Saturday.
“Just to update you, Mikhail has not met with and has no plans to meet with Carmelo Anthony,” she said. “He is looking forward to enjoying All Star Weekend. We will have nothing else to add on this …”
“Yeah, I would have broke bread with him, drunk some water with him,” Anthony said.
Anthony wouldn’t answer when asked about a New York Daily News report that he met with Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan on Thursday.