Why The New York Knicks Do The Deal
By contrast, the Knicks are punting on Barrett’s potential here.
That could be sensible. The Knicks just made a run to the second round of the playoffs. This team is in win-now mode, and doesn’t have time for development.
Of course, they’re still taking a swing on potential here. It’s just a long shot. Still, if Isaac can get healthy and play to his potential, this could be a massive steal for the Knicks.
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If he doesn’t? Harris is still a solid, viable rotation piece. Still, the highlight of this return for New York is obviously the 11th overall pick.
Whoever they select at that spot will definitely have potential.