The New York Knicks want to be players in free agency next year, and reportedly had their sights set on Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving. The Knicks had hoped to pair Irving with disgrunted Minnesota Timberwolves swingman Jimmy Butler.
Remember all those rumors about the New York Knicks making a run at Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving in free agency next year?
Well, never mind.
Irving laid the rumors to rest Thursday, per ESPN: