Most of us were prepared for this, and despite the media bashing and public ridicule the organization has received, the Knicks did have a successful summer, even if it was plan B. With that being said, for the second time in a decade, they had a chance at signing the best player in the league, and just like 2010, missed out.
When the dust finally settled on lottery night, Knicks fans felt both disappointed and relieved, despite falling to the third overall pick in the draft. Sharing the highest odds with the Phoenix Suns and Cleveland Cavaliers, the Knicks were the only team to remain with a top three draft pick.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Once again, the NBA Draft Lottery shattered the hopes and dreams of New York Knicks' fans around the world. Finally, the Knicks tanked to perfection and solidified the best odds (alongside the Phoenix Suns and Cleveland...
Throughout most of the college basketball season, the consensus number one pick has been Zion Williamson, which is not surprising. Who wouldn't want a 6'6", 280-pound freight train, with crazy athleticism, who can defend and dunk on anyone who stands in his way in the paint? Lately, there has been an NBA prospect whose name has been rising in the number one pick talk. That player is, obviously, Ja Morant.
Due to these reasons, there's no surprise that the Ntilikina trade rumors have been picking up steam. If the Knicks are to trade away the young French point guard and are lucky enough to snag possibly a late first or early second round pick, there is a player who may be available as a possible replacement. That player is Matisse Thybulle of the Washington Huskies.