10 Weirdest Purchases by NBA Players

carmelo anthony camel

Mike Tyson got himself some white tigers, a couple of NFL players went with pet alligators and Carmelo Anthony bought himself a pet camel in 2011, shortly after signing with the Knicks. Unlike most New York City homes, Melo probably had more than enough space to house his exotic pet, but taking one out of a walk is much more challenging because they poop so much you’d probably need to bring a garbage bag or two.