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NBA Draft 2011: Jimmer Fredette and 5 Prospects New York Knicks Should Avoid

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NBA Draft 2011: Jimmer Fredette and 5 Prospects New York Knicks Should Avoid
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The New York Knicks finally broke through this season, making the playoffs for the first time since Stephon Marbury was running the show.

However, they were promptly swept out of the first round by the Boston Celtics.

Now the focus shifts from, "How can we acquire Carmelo Anthony?" to "How can we turn this team into a championship contender?"

While it is tough to find a player who will make an immediate impact in the middle of the first round, there are a lot of players the Knicks are considering who may be able to do so.

However, the following prospects are people I think the Knicks should NOT take, whether because their skill set doesn't fit right or because they don't play defense. 

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