Tyler to Land back with Knicks Very Soon?


Via Marc Berman

The Knicks are closely monitoring the situation and intend to re-sign Tyler once they think he’s sharp enough and in good enough shape to contribute. He is a free agent, meaning he can sign elsewhere.

According to a source, the Knicks intend to have Tyler play 3-5 games with Erie before re-signing him. That means he could be a Knick by mid-December.

Tyler was cut in training camp because he was still rehabbing and owner James Dolan wanted to keep J.R. Smith’s brother, Chris Smith, as the 15th man in a highly controversial move that triggered the NBA to hold internal talks about the issue.

Knickswag Notes:

This is a move you know I would love. Getting a young PF to join the Knicks and learn his craft is what this team needs. I probably would have signed him to a two-year deal in the off-season and allowed him time to evolve as a player, but the injury he sustained changed everything.

Jeremy is very raw, but the lack of production at the PF spot allows him to step right into a bad team with horrible rotations. Give Jeremy Tyler the chance to learn the game in a Knick uniform. What else do they have to lose?

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  • jtru001

    cant wait for him to show up and see what he got…..has to be better that amare