Found June 14, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
Turn On The Knicks is happy to welcome our newest writer Chris Connolly…make sure to give him a follow right here. Today he continues our Draft Prospect series by looking at Jeff Withey from Kansas.  “I like to model my game after Tyson Chandler defensively. It would be awesome to come here and learn from him, get some stuff from him, and mentor underneath him.” These were the words of Kansas Center Jeff Withey, following his pre-draft work out with the Knicks. At the conclusion of this past season, it became apparent the Knicks will need to look for a backup Center to help Tyson Chandler shoulder the load. Chandler struggled with the injury bug during the playoffs, and the Knicks had no suitable backup to turn to. Withey seems to have the confidence that he could be that guy, and fill the Knicks second string Center role. Withey entered his career at Kansas as a bit of a project. He was a big body, with a limited offensive game, and who was too lean to bang around with elite cente...

Knicks and Minnesota: A Trade That Makes Sense

Tyson Chandler for Derrick Williams, Luke Ridnour and the 26th pick: At first glance this trade seems uneven on the negative end for the Minnesota Timberwolves. They are giving up two rotational players and a first rounder, but if you take a closer glance you can see that this makes sense on both ends for both organizations. Knicks Point of View: New York is giving up their anchor...
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