The Knicks are betting on the return of Tim Hardaway Jr. to their ranks. The player has signed the offer that has made the club New York. It amounts to 71 million dollars for 4 years. Includes a player option in the fourth year. Now, Atlanta has the last word.
Hardaway Jr. is a restricted free agent. This gives the Hawks a right of scoring. The team he has played for the past 2 years.
Before playing in Atlanta, the escort played in the Knicks in his first 2 NBA seasons. They were campaigns that worked well on the court. His performance slowed down when he reached Hawks. But last year it exploded, marking a spectacular course.
Hardaway Jr. averaged 14.5 points last year. In 79 games (30 as a starter). And it shone especially in the months of February (17,5 points), March (18,3) and April (18,2). Starring some incredible performances in the final matches.
Atlanta now has 2 days to match or not the Knicks offer. If he does, he will stay in Hawks; Otherwise, he will return to New York.