5 Most Realistic Free-Agent Fits for New York Knicks

« Prev
1 of 7
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
5 Most Realistic Free-Agent Fits for New York Knicks
USA TODAY Sports

When the New York Knicks look to bolster their roster in free agency, their list of potential targets has to be limited to who they can afford.

Keeping Carmelo Anthony in the fold would restrict the Knicks to just the mini-mid-level exception$3.278 million, per Larry Coon's Salary Cap FAQand minimum contracts with which to sign players.

There's a glut of guards and wings currently on New York's roster, so shoring up the frontcourt will be a high priority. Since bigs are worth their height in gold, that means the Knicks are going to have to target specific skills on the open market rather than full packages.

Those cheap forwards won't turn the Knicks into immediate contenders, but after a dysfunctional 37-45 season in 2013-14, rounding out the corps will be a significant step in the right direction.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow New York Knicks from B/R on Facebook

Follow New York Knicks from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

New York Knicks

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.