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The New York Knicks are continuing their search for perimeter help. Alex Kennedy of Hoop World is reporting that the Knicks are pursuing New York native Sebastian Telfair.
The Knicks continue to pursue Sebastian Telfair, according to sources. Not only did they reach out to his camp, they spoke to him directly.
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 4, 2013
Telfair has never played in a playoff game, and wants to join a contender. Last season, Telfair averaged 7.4 points and 3.5 assists per game.
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J.R. Smith and the Knicks reportedly are working out the details on a contract that will keep the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year with the team for another four years.
The New York Knicks and J.R. Smith agreed to a four-year contract worth $24.7 million on Thursday. As the 2013 Sixth-Man of the Year winner, the 27-year-old Smith averaged 18.1 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.7 assists over 80 contests last season. An erratic gunslinger on the court and a liability off of it, the 6-foot-6, 220 pound Smith is a pricey gamble for New York. Connecting on...
There’s lots of speculation of what the New York Knicks may or may not do to strengthen their point guard position. One thing the organization and the fans can agree on is everyone would like to see Pablo Prigioni return for a second season. The franchise would like to see Prigioni come back so much that they’ve reportedly offered him a two-year contract.
Pablo Prigioni isn’t...
In the event that Chris Copeland walks away form the New York Knicks for more money, do the Knicks reach out to Matt Barnes? According to sources, reps for Barnes have contacted the Knicks to show their interest. Barnes, the former Knick (a few weeks during the Larry brown era) could fill a hole at the small forward position.
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J.R. Smith and the New York Knicks are reportedly finalizing a deal that will bring the 2012-13 Sixth Man of the Year back to NY, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports.
Smith, spent the last 2 season with New York where he averaged 18.1 points, 2.7 assists and 5.3 rebounds for the Knicks off the bench.
Free agent shooting guard, O.J. Mayo is reportedly close to agreeing to...
Frank Isola of The New York Daily News is reporting the Knicks have reached an agreement with guard J.R. Smith worth $24.7 million over four years.
Breaking: The Knicks and J.R. Smith agree to a new deal, Smith’s agent, Leon Rose, tells the Daily News.
— Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) July 4, 2013
Smith was the NBA’s 6th Man of the Year last season while averaging...
We’ve heard a little about the players that the Cavaliers are pursuing in free agency, including Earl Clark and Darren Collison, Chauncey Billups, Greg Oden, and Nikola Pekovic, but a new name has emerged as a frontcourt option. ESPN New York’s Jared Zwerling reports that the Cavaliers may be prepared to offer New York Knicks center Chris Copeland a multi-year contract.
Even if he was going to have to take a little less money, I just couldn’t imagine JR Smith not returning to the Knicks. Finally they locked him down. Breaking: The Knicks and J.R. Smith agree to a new deal, Smith's agent, Leon Rose, tells the Daily News. — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) July 4, 2013
Pablo Prigioni has agreed to return to the New York Knicks.
Prigioni was a 35-year-old NBA rookie last season after a long career in Spain.
Free agent forward Kevin Martin is signing with the Timberwolves, sources say. The deal will be for 4 years and around $30 million, and leaves the Thunder with even less on their squad from the “Here’s James Harden for nothing!” decision. Que sera.
By the way, there’s a 90% chance I thought this was Kenyon Martin when I first heard it. And then a 70% chance I thought it was...
The New York Knicks are looking for a small forward who can shoot from three-point range and defend on the wing, according to a league source.
The Knicks have expressed interest in Carlos Delfino, Francisco Garcia and Dahntay Jones.
After signing Pablo Prigioni, the Knicks have about $1.7 million of their mid-level exception to use on free agents.
Chris Copeland has agreed to sign a two-year, $6.1 million deal with the Indiana Pacers.
The New York Knicks will be unable to match despite Copeland's status as a restricted free agent.