NEW YORK, Jul 5, 2018 – The New York Knicks announced now that a group has sealed 2018 first-round breeze preference Kevin Knox to a multi-year contract. Per group policy, terms of a understanding were not disclosed.
Knox, 18, was drafted by New York out of a University of Kentucky with a ninth altogether collect in a 2018 NBA Draft on Jun 21. The 6-9, 215-pound brazen started all 37 games for a Wildcats averaging a team-high 15.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists over 32.4 minutes. He was named a 2017-18 AP All-America Honorable Mention and co-freshman of year in a SEC.
The Tampa, Fla. local scored in double total in all though 7 games, including
a team-high 10 games with 20 or more. He erupted for a game-high 34 points in a 17-point quip feat during No. 7 West Virginia on Jan. 27, 2018. He helped lead a Wildcats with 25 points and 6 rebounds in a feat over Davidson in a initial turn of a NCAA Tournament.
Knox will wear No. 20 for a Knicks and is now participating with a team’s entrance in a 2018 Las Vegas Summer League.