Since the start of the season, it has been evident Hardaway Jr. has embraced being the Knicks number one scoring option. Currently, Hardaway Jr. is outperforming his contract.
First-round pick Kevin Knox has all the ability in the world to be a great player down the line. Unfortunately, he's had a rocky rookie season. Undrafted free agent Allonzo Trier has also been a pleasant find, but he has struggled for consistency in his play lately. The one shining gem that has stood out is the second-round pick, Mitchell Robinson.
With Barrett, the Knicks have a two-guard who's most effective with the ball in his hands. At the moment, the Knicks have a couple of guards who share that similar trait. Allonzo Trier is the isolation-king, which is why his nickname is Iso-Zo and Dennis Smith Jr., who has shown to become a more efficient player when paired with another ball-dominant guard.
The art of a team rebuild in sports is one of the most difficult and strenuous tasks that a front office can take on, especially in the largest market in the country. Many fans in New York...