Found July 12, 2013 on The Sports Post:
The Knicks have transitioned almost flawlessly from a disappointing postseason to an underwhelming offseason with the addition of Andrea Bargnani, the man who just had his "Softest Player in the NBA" title wrenched away from him by Cody Zeller. From a basketball standpoint, Bargnani leaves a lot to be desired, as he shot just under 40 percent from the field last season and ranked 259th in PER. He is a serious defensive liability despite being 7-feet tall and has had issues staying healthy. But, he fits the system for the New York Knicks, as he can watch Carmelo Anthony from the three point line and shoot well (sort of; only shot 31 percent last year from three), and hopefully he doesn’t see much of the floor without Tyson Chandler. So, Bargnani will be an upgrade over Steve Novak and Marcus Camby. But he’s due almost $24 million over the next two years, which manages to give the Knicks even less roster flexibility. Luckily for New York, the contracts for Bargnani, Tyson...
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