Jared Jeffries is expected to be in uniform when the Knicks host New Orleans on Wednesday. To make room, the Knicks parted ways with forward Corey Brewer, a day after waiving guard Kelenna Azubuike.
Knicks fans hope that Jared Jeffries’ third stint with New York will end on a better note than his first two. The Knicks will sign Jeffries “once he clears waivers today,” the NY Post reported Tuesday.
The Knicks have waived guard Kelenna Azubuike, who never played for the team while recovering from major knee surgery. The move opens a roster spot for a team that is looking to add size.
The good news: New York is still considered to be in the lead for Carmelo Anthony. The bad news: Donnie Walsh’s Knicks have company.
According to the Daily News, Knicks owner James Dolan “is taking a more active role” in New York’s pursuit of Carmelo Anthony and “has had direct negotiations” with the Denver Nuggets.
A summer of potential glory faded into one of solid progress for the Knicks, and now even those expectations have been tempered by a disappointing preseason.
The All-Star power forward was the only big piece the Knicks landed in free agency, and now will try to lead them to their first postseason appearance since 2004.
New York center Ronny Turiaf is confident the summer arrivals of star forward Amar’e Stoudemire and other new players will help the Knicks get back to the NBA playoffs.
For the Knicks, at least, the NBA offseason is more or less over. Donnie Walsh, Mike D’Antoni and the Knicks fans know who is going to be taking the floor come the 2010-11 season. The […]