Bryce Harper interested in participating in next year’s Home Run Derby

For those who had hoped to see Bryce Harper take on Aaron Judge during this year’s Home Run Derby, good news may be on the way.

Speaking Wednesday at a logo unveiling for the 2018 All-Star Game, which will be played in Washington D.C., Harper talked about his availability for next year’s home-run contest.

The Cavs are looking to build its own Big 4 to contend with the Warriors’ quartet of all-stars, a group comprised Stephen Curry, winner of the last two NBA MVP awards, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, meaning they aren’t willing to part with power forward Kevin Love in order to obtain Anthony. According to ESPN, New York’s front office insists Love, a four-time all-star, be included in any deal that would send its leading scorer to Cleveland where he’d join good friend James and Kyrie Irving.

With Love, the Knicks would be left with formidable frontcourt, anchored by second-year Latvian center Kristaps Porzingis.

Anthony signed a five-year, $124-million extension with the Knicks in 2014. He’s Cheap Jerseys Cycling set to make roughly $25 million this season and pocket $55 million the following two seasons, including a Cheap Jerseys China Paypal player option for 2018-19. Anthony has also been linked to potential trades with the Clippers and Celtics, a team he reportedly would be willing to waive the no-trade clause in his contract to join.