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Tim Hardaway Jr.
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Last week, the Knicks released their roster of young players who will be participating in the Las Vegas Summer League. Promising sophomore Tim Hardaway Jr, is on the roster along with 2 of the Knicksâ 2014 draft picks, Cleanthony Early and Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Several league veterans will also be on the summer league roster in big man Cole Aldrich and athletic shooting guard Shannon Brown, who are both free agents this summer. Two other familiar faces on the team are newly acquired point guard Shane Larkin and Knick center Jeremy Tyler. The rest of the roster is rounded out by first year players, former D-Leaguers and former international players in Langston Galloway (guard), Jordan Henriquez, (center), Zane Johnson (guard), Cameron Moore (center), Will Sheehy (forward), Brandon Triche (guard), and Jordan Vandenberg (center). It is also expected that rookie coach Derek Fisher will be in Las Vegas to coach the Knicksâ Summer League squad who play from July 11-21.
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The Philadelphia Sixers are talking with the New York Knicks about possibly acquiring Amarâe Stoudemire (left) and Iman Shumpert (right) â Mandatory Credit: Ron Hoskins/Getty Images
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â Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 9, 2014