Carmelo Anthony has officially been signed by the Portland Trail Blazers, the team announced Tuesday.

With the signing becoming official, the Blazers also revealed that Anthony has chosen to wear No. 00 as his jersey number.

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Some Trail Blazers fans may have mixed feelings about that choice as it is the same number that was worn by franchise icon and fan-favorite Kevin Duckworth who died of congestive heart failure in 2008.

According to reports Anthony chose the No. 00 because several of his numbers from the past were unavailable.

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