The 'BMF' actress bonded with Jennifer Hudson about being a #BoyMom during a recent appearance.
Things went left when Melo was traded to the New York basketball team, according to La La.
The program premieres on October 7th.
The Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith studio-created project will cover Melo's life and career.
The honor recognizes a current NBA player for pursuing social justice and advancing Abdul-Jabbar's life mission.
Keke Palmer, Earth, Wind & Fire are also set to take the stage at the NBA HBCU Classic and NBA All-Star Game.
The match-up will take place against the New Orleans Pelicans.
Anthony has suited up for the Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, and previously the Houston Rockets.