Now that the NBA season is pretty much dunzo, maybe we can lobby for Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire to play basketball on Sesame Street! The pair's segment with Grover—to discuss the word "compare"—aired on this morning's episode and it was pretty cute:

Stoudemire and Anthony actually filmed the bit earlier this year—ESPN has this interview with the superstar basketball players and the superstar monster. It's pretty adorable when Anthony talks about how he had more fun than his young son at the set:

But let's face it—playing for Sesame Street would be way better than for James Dolan, amirite?