Posted April 24, 2012 on AP on Fox
The New York Knicks have promoted Glen Grunwald to executive vice president and general manager after he assembled numerous pieces of a playoff roster this season. Grunwald has been serving on an interim basis since July, after Donnie Walsh opted not to return. He acquired center Tyson Chandler before the season to become the defensive presence the team long lacked, and signed key players such as Jeremy Lin, Baron Davis, Steve Novak and JR Smith along the way. The Knicks went into Tuesday still with hopes of finishing sixth in the Eastern Conference, despite a tumultuous season that saw coach Mike D'Antoni resign in March. Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan says in a statement the Knicks look forward to Grunwald continuing in his role ''for many years to come.''

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Carmelo Anthony's fireplace portrait needs your approval (Picture)

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Knicks' Woodson left in limbo

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Clips lose, can't secure home-court for playoffs

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