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Carmelo Anthony received a standing ovation from Lakers fans in his debut with the 17-time NBA champions.

The 10-time All-Star couldn’t hide his excitement for the warm welcome he received from Lakers fans.

The veteran forward said the ovation helped him feel ‘comfortable’ and ‘at home’.

Carmelo Anthony went for nine points and four rebounds in the opening night loss to the Warriors (121-114).