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Knicks waives 3 received in Smith & Shumpert Deal


The new Big Three era for the New York Knicks was short-lived, as they waived the three players obtained in the trade that sent JR Smith and Iman Shumpert to play with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Below is the official press release.

“NEW YORK, January 7, 2015 – New York Knickerbockers President Phil Jackson announced today that the team has waived forwards Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas and center Alex Kirk. All three players were acquired as part of a three-team trade on Jan. 5.”

For more of our coverage the trade, click on links below.

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