Found December 09, 2011 on Basketball ]
Free agent center Tyson Chandler will sign with the New York Knicks, the coveted big man told an ESPN radio station Friday.

Billups upset Knicks waived him

The Knicks have waived Chauncey Billups using the amnesty provision. He reportedly is unhappy about the move.

Denver Discussing Turiaf Trade With Knicks

As the Knicks attempt to create enough cap space to sign Tyson Chandler, the team has been in talks with the Nuggets about a deal involving Ronny Turiaf.

Knicks short-handed while making room for Chandler

Though Tyson Chandler is heading to New York, he must wait for the Knicks to make the moves necessary to afford him. First, the Knicks must trade center Ronny Turiaf. Then the team plans to waive Chauncey Billups, using the new amnesty clause so his $14.2 million salary this season doesn't count against their salary cap or luxury tax, a person with knowledge of the plans told...

If Billups is out in New York, does he land in Miami?

If Chauncey Billups walked around all day today with a dumbfounded look on his face, he’d have a right. When he woke up this morning he thought he was the starting point guard of the New York Knicks, by the end of tomorrow the NBA’s bottom feeders could be bidding on him. Billups still has…

Knicks waive Chauncey Billups via NBA amnesty clause

New York Knickerbockers Senior Vice President, Basketball Operations and Interim General Manager Glen Grunwald announced today that the team has waived guard Chauncey Billups, designating him as the club’s amnesty player. Billups, 6-3, 210-pounds, averaged 16.8 points on .427 shooting, 5.4 assists, 2.6 rebounds over 32.1 minutes in 72 games (72 starts) with Denver and New [...]

Chauncey Billups: ‘I’m Tired of Being the Good Guy’

Chauncey Billups isn’t handling the fact that he was waived by the Knicks very well, and tells Yahoo! Sports that any (non-contending) team that dares to sign him will be in a world of trouble: “He wants the freedom of free agency to choose a contender, Billups says. As one of the game’s great leaders, and gentlemen, Billups warns that player will be a distant memory should...

Chandler Believes Knicks Have Best Frontcourt In NBA On Paper

Tyson Chandler believes the Knicks now have the best frontcourt in the league, as he will be flanked by Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire.

Report: PG Bibby signs with Knicks

The New York Knicks have signed veteran point guard Mike Bibby to a one-year-deal, according to multiple reports. Bibby, who will be paid the league minimum, split time last season with the Atlanta Hawks and Miami Heat, averaging 8.6 points and 3.3 assists. The Knicks used their amnesty clause earlier Saturday on point guard Chauncey Billups. The 33-year-old Bibby has averaged...

Might Chauncey Billups retire? Or end up with the Clippers?

We know one thing about Chauncey Billups next season: He will not be playing for the New York Knicks. He might not be playing anywhere — he is threatening to retire if a team he doesn’t want to play for claims him on waivers. But what if it is an intriguing team, like the Clippers?…

Wizards close to trade for Ronny Turiaf as Knicks maneuver for Tyson Chandler

The Wizards are close to completing a deal with the New York Knicks that would land veteran big man Ronny Turiaf, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation. The Knicks have been looking to shed salary in order to create enough salary cap space to sign free agent center Tyson Chandler and the Wizards had ample cap room and a need for an experienced front court...
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