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MSG president Scott O’Neil, a rising star who left the NBA in July of 2008 to take the Garden post, is stepping down next week after four years with the organization. It is unclear what led to O’Neil’s abrupt departure, which was first reported on the Daily News website Wednesday afternoon, but according to a source, O’Neil has been at odds with Garden Chairman James Dolan.
In the summer of 2010, he became more involved with Knicks personnel moves dating back to the free-agent recruitment of LeBron James and the eventual blockbuster trade in February of 2011 that landed Carmelo Anthony. O’Neil also was a strong supporter of ex-Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni, who resigned in March with the team struggling and Dolan demonstrating little desire to retain the coach after his contract expired
Via NY Daily News
This is terrible news to hear for Knick fans. People are dumb founded across the nation as to why this was a resign. They can't avoid this one like they avoided the Lin fiasco. Knicks must have a conference call for this. Dolan has got to stop all this nonsense. In order to be successful, you cant have an ego. You got to be open to anything. He had not only a great guy, but a great guy with lots of smarts.
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