Carmelo Anthony is making his debut for the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night.  The future Hall of Famer is expected to start against the Pelicans in New Orleans.

Earlier in the day Melo made a die hard Knicks fan’s day when he FaceTimed her and shared words of encouragement. 

The Knicks fan, Gianna Gregoire, has been diagnosed with brain cancer.  The newest Blazer told her to stay strong during her battle.

Flip the Page to see Melo FaceTiming the fan: