Carmelo Anthony's mysterious yacht buddy has been identified as Sara Smiri after several sources. An insider who was very close to the situation told Page Six that she is married and that Smiri is "not her current surname".
The former Knicks star and the beauty in bikini were seen sunbathing on a yacht this week, which led blogs to speculate that Melo had strayed at sea from Mrs. La La.
One source confirmed that Smiri was the woman in the pictures.
But the insider said she uses "Smiri" on Instagram, but not her married name. Several outlets reported that Smiri is 28 and single, although Anthony releases a video in which the rumors are shot down and claimed to have a family. "They're trying to expose someone's wife," he pleaded. "They make someone's children visible, leave that alone, man, that's not cool." He said he was in retreat with his business partner.
An insider added, "She is married, her husband is very private, they have a beautiful child, and their brother even participated in the retreat for the shoe brand Jordan.
In both cases, sources shared it with us Week that La La was "a wreck" after the photos were circulated online, she even posted the picture of a heart stabbed with a dagger on Instagram and then deleted it.
Another source said La La continues to struggle with confidence after Carmelo allegedly fathered a child with Mia Angel Burks, who resembles Smiri. [1
Page Six has also been exclusively told that La La will be celebrating her birthday this weekend at the Borgata Hotel in Atlantic City, arriving on Friday and" has one n booked a few rooms, "shared a source.
According to sources, Smiri is breathtakingly Swedish and Moroccan. Among her 38,000 followers on Instagram is the rapper Meek Mill.
Representatives did not comment and Smiri did not contact us.