TAG: salary cap

NBA / Jul 18, 2012 / 2:30 pm

All 25 Players The Knicks Have Financially Valued More Than Jeremy Lin

Allan Houston

The New York Knicks refused to match the Houston Rockets’ offer sheet for Jeremy Lin, which totaled $25.1 million over three years. The decision was in part financial, but many have argued that the Knicks could have moved Lin and his $14.8 million expiring contract before the poison pill year kicked in, or at the very least released him after year two via the “stretch provision” and taken $5 million in dead cap space for three seasons following. Read More »