New York: NBA Draft Grade F
(48) Kostas Papanikolaou, SF
The Knicks fans waited late in the second round for the Knicks to pick but they should have gone home early. As soon as this pick was announced the Knicks fans started booing. If Papanikolaou ever suits up it won’t be for a couple of year because of his overseas contract.
Offseason/ Free Agents and Trades: Grade C
- The Houston Rockets had an offer to sign Jeremy Lin and the Knicks have decided not to match that offer so Lin will sign with the Rockets. The deal is 3 years for $25.1 Million
- The Knicks lost out of Steve Nash and the still got a veteran point guard when Jason Kidd decided to leave Dallas and sign with the Knicks.
- The Knicks resigned sharp shooter Steve Novak to a four-year deal worth $15 Million.
-The Knicks acquired Marcus Camby in a sign and trade with the Houston Rockets. The Knicks traded away PG Toney Douglas, C Jerome Jordan, C Josh Harrellson, and second-round picks in 2014 and 2015