Knicks fire team President Steve Mills

Knicks fire team President Steve Mills

The Knicks have played better under interim coach Mike Miller and won their last two games, but the organization remains one of the league's laughingstocks.

"We thank Steve for his many years of service to our organisation and look forward to continuing our relationship with him as part of our board".

The Knicks' statement added: "It is anticipated that Steve Mills will be nominated to the board of the standalone sports company, following the completion of the proposed spin-off [of] the entertainment business, pending all necessary approvals, including by the MSG board".

The Knicks are 15-36 this season, the third-worst record in the Eastern Conference.

Since then, he has overseen the acquisition of superstar LeBron James through free agency as well as the blockbuster trade for Anthony Davis last summer. Recent draft picks, like Kevin Knox, Frank Ntilikina and Mitchell Robinson, haven't yet shown that they can have long careers in the National Basketball Association. The report also noted several people had advised Ujiri against leaving the Raptors for the Knicks. The decision was shocking, not just with its timing but that it happened at all.

The Knicks are owned by the Dolan-led Madison Square Garden Company (MSG), the organisation behind the eponymous midtown NY arena. The case was settled the next year for $11.5 million.

Mills has been the Knicks' president since July 2017 and previously worked as their executive vice president since 2013.

Whoever replaces Mills has another key offseason approaching.

The NBA completely denied that commissioner Adam Silver is pushing Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri to go to the New York Knicks, per Marc Stein of The New York Post.

NY should begin their search for a new president shortly after letting go of Mills, and Ujiri could be the top candidate for the job.

Related Articles

  • Thousands Call For Amber Heard To Be Dropped From Aquaman 2

    Thousands Call For Amber Heard To Be Dropped From Aquaman 2

    This must be recognized, and action must be taken to prevent a known abuser from being celebrated within the entertainment industry.
    Boris Johnson and Brussels set out competing visions for post-Brexit trade

    Boris Johnson and Brussels set out competing visions for post-Brexit trade

    Worries over trade negotiations sent the pound sinking more than 1.1 percent against the dollar in London midday deals on Monday. Brussels' chief negotiator Michel Barnier said all aspects of the envisaged agreement would not be completed within 11 months.
    Vile scammers try to cash in on Oatlands crash tragedy

    Vile scammers try to cash in on Oatlands crash tragedy

    Earlier, the three siblings" father, Danny Abdallah, 41, addressed the media saying his children "were in a better place'. Siblings Antony, 13, Angelina, 12 and Sienna Abdallah, 9 were killed in the crash with their cousin Veronique Sakr, 11.
  • Iowa caucus highlights need to reform nomination process

    Iowa caucus highlights need to reform nomination process

    The failure led for calls to abandon attempts for digital voting in any USA elections . "Building an app doesn't solve a problem". Shadow's app, which was created over several months, seemed to have been rushed out and insufficiently tested.
    Kobe Bryant helicopter crash 911 calls released

    Kobe Bryant helicopter crash 911 calls released

    The most well-known person to die on that helicopter was the 41-year-old National Basketball Association superstar and his daughter.
    Billie Eilish defends her friendship with Drake

    Billie Eilish defends her friendship with Drake

    Eilish told Vanity Fair past year the two had "only texted", adding that he's "like, the nicest dude I've ever spoken to". He told Insider all the celebrities he met were "super friendly" and didn't turn their nose up at him.
  • Pompeo Urges Countries To Help Chinese Oppression Victims

    Pompeo Urges Countries To Help Chinese Oppression Victims

    Last summer, a group of mostly women attacked an RFE/RL reporter arriving to cover a human rights conference in Kazakhstan. Both Russia and China enjoy privileged interests in Central Asia, with Washington struggling to keep up in recent years.
    SA vs ENG, 1st ODI: South Africa opt to bowl

    SA vs ENG, 1st ODI: South Africa opt to bowl

    This defeat was as chastening as anything seen in recent years in a period when Eoin Morgan's side have usually dominated. Watch the second ODI between South Africa and England from 10.30am, Friday on Sky Sports Cricket and Main Event.
    Coronavirus: UK confirms first two cases as outbreak spreads globally

    Coronavirus: UK confirms first two cases as outbreak spreads globally

    That decision was reversed hours before the plane was due to depart, but some people did not have time to get to the airport. These were the details of the news Coronavirus: UK confirms first two cases as outbreak spreads globally for this day.
  • Florian Kamberi: Rangers sign striker on loan from Hibernian

    Florian Kamberi: Rangers sign striker on loan from Hibernian

    The striker, 24, moved on Friday and in an interview with RangersTV said it "was a dream" to join the Ibrox club. He said after the defeat to Hearts: "Think, before today's game, obviously Celtic were waiting for us to blink".
    United Airlines suspends all flights to Hong Kong amid coronavirus outbreak

    United Airlines suspends all flights to Hong Kong amid coronavirus outbreak

    European aviation agency EASA has also issued a set of precautions for airlines operating to and from China. With this announcement, all flights by Indian carriers to China will be suspended after Friday.
    Showtime Cancels ‘Ray Donovan’ After 7 Seasons

    Showtime Cancels ‘Ray Donovan’ After 7 Seasons

    At TCA last month, 's Co-President of Entertainment Gary Levine admitted that the fixer drama was "nearing the end of its run ". Amiot (five-time Emmy and Golden Globe victor Alan Alda), there are dangers from the past that require the Ray Donovan of old".