Coach tom thibodeaus advice to rivers was to just stay.
Reed stores near me. A team official told berman that rivers was at madison square garden but was getting treatment for a sore ankle. The end of austin rivers stay with the knicks could be close after he wasnt on the bench for saturdays game suggests marc berman of the new york post. 4 2021 in. A team official told berman that.
Since february 9 rivers has only made two. He wasnt listed on the. Both have been influential in the teams recent success but other players have been left in the dust as a result of these moves. Austin rivers illness ruled out for knicks sunday night new york knicks guard austin rivers will not play sunday in the teams game against the minnesota timberwolves.
8 trade for derrick rose completely cutting rivers out of the rotation the backup guard said hes heard rumors about. For example the moment the knicks acquired rose shooting guard austin rivers took a backseat. Austin rivers explains his disappointment with not being in the knicks rotation after new york traded for derrick rose. New york ny november 27 2020 the new york knicks announced today that the team has acquired guard austin rivers in a sign and trade and the draft rights to guard sergio llull and forwards.
Austin rivers had an explosive fourth quarter to seal the knicks fifth win of the season on wednesday night and his performance and postgame comments had us feeling that the. On wednesday in his first remarks since the derrick rose trade rivers sounded like a man about. Knicks guard austin rivers arrived as a veteran team leader who was set to close games as a backup. The new york knicks have been making gradual changes to their roster notably the acquisition of derrick rose and taj gibson.