Found July 10, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The active New York Knicks have agreed to a contract to re-sign guard J.R. Smith to a two-year deal worth $5.6 million. The first year of the deal is guaranteed and he holds a player option for 2013-14. If Smith opts out of the deal, the Knicks have retained his Bird rights, and can exceed the salary cap to sign him to another contract next summer. Smith is one of several key veterans the Knicks are expected to retain when Wednesday's signing moratorium is lifted. The Knicks are expected to match the Houston Rockets' $28.8 million offer to point guard Jeremy Lin despite agreeing to a deal with veteran Jason Kidd and working out a sign-and-trade deal with Marcus Camby. The team also has a four-year agreement with small forward Steve Novak, who led the NBA in three-point shooting accuracy at 47.2 percent last season. Smith averaged 12.5 points per game last season.

Knicks Agree to Deals With Both Steve Novak and J.R. Smith

Have no fear: when Iman Shumpert returns from his knee injury in January, "Mobb Deep" will still be intact.The Knicks continued to make offseason strides on Monday, not only luring back old fan-favorite Marcus Camby, but also agreeing to deals with both Steve Novak and J.R. Smith.The team appeared to make re-signing both players (in addition to Jeremy Lin) a priority from...

Would Jason Kidd & Marcus Camby Highlight A Successful Knicks Offseason?

After missing out on Steve Nash, the Knicks shifted gears, turning to a more realistic "plan B" by signing Jason Kidd.Whether Kidd is acquired via a sign & trade with the Mavericks, or simply signed outright, remains to be seen. That said, New York expects to be able to bring in two worthy veterans (Kidd included) with the assets and exceptions they have available....

J.R. Smith Agrees To Two-Year, $2.8M Deal With Knicks

J.R. Smith has a player option for the second season of his deal with the Knicks.

Knicks, Steve Novak agree to deal

Steve Novak is returning to the New York Knicks with a four-year deal worth $15 million. Novak's agent, Mark Bartelstein, said Monday the deal is a reward for a player who finally got his opportunity and took advantage of it. The Knicks claimed Novak after he was waived by San Antonio and he went on to lead the NBA in 3-point shooting at 47.2 percent. Novak may not have been...

Jeremy Lin is upset with the Knicks

As players all around the NBA officially sign new deals, the New York Knicks may have to do some damage control on the centerpiece for their off-season success. According to... Please click the link below to read this story.

Knicks Landry Fields’ GF: model Elaine Alden (photos)

On July 3, 2012, it was reported that Landry Fields had agreed to a three-year deal with the Toronto Raptors. He cannot officially sign until July 11, the first day NBA players can sign new contracts. The Knicks would have three days to decide whether to match the offer once Fields has signed. So professionally, things are going fine. But take a look at his model girlfriend Elaine...

Tyson Chandler an ESPN Body Issue cover boy

Photo: ESPN First off, ESPN the Magazine’s The Body Issue is just great marketing. That’s my opinion and debate for another day with any dissenters. For now, we’re just here to share that one of four athletes to be featured on various cover versions of the 2012 “Body Issue” is a familiar face for Knicks fans (note, we said the face is familiar). Ladies and gentlemen, get...

Knicks to match Rockets' offer, retain Lin

The Knicks plan to keep Linsanity going at Madison Square Garden. The Knicks are set to match the Houston Rockets' four-year, $28.8 million offer to restricted free agent Jeremy Lin, retaining the point guard for at least the next three seasons. The Knicks said they would match any offer Lin receives to keep him, even after bringing veteran Jason Kidd in on a free-agent...

Camby And Kidd Will Keep Carmelo From Acting Like A FRICKIN PUD Next Season

It is time once again for Your Old Pal New York Vinnie to tell you a very famous story about the “Emperor And His New Clothes.” Way Way back in the olden times there was a country ruled by an Emperor who thought that he was always right and he would surround himself with staff that would back him to the ”FRICKIN” hilt! One day these two “FRICKIN“ Con-Men show up at...

Chinese sci-fi movie stars Dwight Howard and Carmelo Anthony (Video)

There are few things more amusing than seeing NBA players attempting to act and it appears that Dwight Howard/Carmelo Anthony will be part of one of the greatest Chinese sci-fi movies of all-time.The movie is called, "Amazing" and to keep the plot short and simple, it features Dwight and Carmelo in the fictional world of "The Sixth Sense" as a Chinese video game...


Here is the roster, which includes Toney Douglas, Jerome Jordan and Josh Harrellson -- three players who could all be involved in a trade for Jason Kidd or Marcus Camby. HERE IS THE SCHEDULE
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