The Sports Bank will be counting down to the opening tip of the 2012-13 NBA season with team by team previews starting with the worst and working our way to the title contenders. There is no lockout this time around so let’s get going.
The resurrection of the New York Knicks hasn’t been an as accelerated a process as management would have hoped. They invested a ton of money in signing a big three of their own but haven’t been able to get the job done on their own just yet. That’s why the Knicks added some veteran pieces this off-season that should help them contending in the Eastern Conference.
NEW YORK KNICKS
2011-12: 36-30, 7th in Eastern Conference
Predicted EC Finish: 4th
Projected Depth Chart:
C: Tyson Chandler/Marcus Camby/Henry Sims
PF: Amare Stoudemire/Rasheed Wallace/Kurt Thomas
SF: Carmelo Anthony/Steve Novak/James White
SG: Iman Shumpert/J.R. Smith/Ronnie Brewer
PG: Raymond Felton/Jason Kidd/Pablo Prigioni
New York’s off-season was: successful in surrounding their star...