Knicks Morning News (Saturday, Jun 30 2012)
Steve Nash’s agent should expect a call from the Knicks just after midnight Saturday night, when the free agency madness officially begins.
A settlement involving so-called Bird rights will allow the Knicks to exceed the N.B.A. salary cap to re-sign Jeremy Lin and Steve Novak.
Mo Williams will leave the Clippers and be reunited with the Utah Jazz as part of a four-team deal that will send Lamar Odom from Dallas back to Los Angeles.
Mo Williams will be reunited with the Utah Jazz as part of a four-team deal that will send Lamar Odom back to Los Angeles for a second chance with the Clippers.
Kansas point guard Tyshawn Taylor, a Hoboken, N.J., native, was picked up by the Nets in the final N.B.A. draft before their move to Brooklyn.
What is the market value for point guard Jeremy Lin? Knicks general manager Glen Grunwald can’t wait to find out now that Lin officially has his early Bird rights after the NBA dropped its appeal last night.
According to people familiar with the Knicks’ strategy, Grunwald will be patient…
Marc Cornstein, the New York-based agent for Greek small forward Kostas Papanikolaou, said he expects his client will play for the Knicks in 2013-14, despite a two-year contract with Olympiacos.
“He definitely wants to play in the NBA, it’s a lifelong dream of his,” Cornstein told The Post. “He…