The new york knicks have been making gradual changes to their roster notably the acquisition of derrick rose and taj gibson.
Taco mix old el paso. Coach tom thibodeaus advice to rivers was to just stay. 8 trade for derrick rose completely cutting rivers out of the rotation the backup guard said hes heard rumors about. Since february 9 rivers has only made two. The end of austin rivers stay with the knicks could be close after he wasnt on the bench for saturdays game suggests marc berman of the new york post.
Austin rivers 8 of the new york knicks reacts after hitting a three point basket against the atlanta hawks during the second half at state farm arena on jan. New york ny november 27 2020 the new york knicks announced today that the team has acquired guard austin rivers in a sign and trade and the draft rights to guard sergio llull and forwards. Knicks guard austin rivers arrived as a veteran team leader who was set to close games as a backup. Austin rivers illness ruled out for knicks sunday night new york knicks guard austin rivers will not play sunday in the teams game against the minnesota timberwolves.
A team official told berman that. Both have been influential in the teams recent success but other players have been left in the dust as a result of these moves. For example the moment the knicks acquired rose shooting guard austin rivers took a backseat. He wasnt listed on the.
Austin rivers understands his time in new york could be over. On wednesday in his first remarks since the derrick rose trade rivers sounded like a man about. The end of austin rivers stay with the knicks could be close after he wasnt on the bench for saturdays game suggests marc berman of the new york post. Austin rivers explains his disappointment with not being in the knicks rotation after new york traded for derrick rose.