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Knicks reach deal with David Fizdale to be new coach

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Now, with David Fizdale installed on the bench, the New York Post's Marc Berman is reporting that the Knicks may be set to try again this summer.

The Knicks have a new leader.

David Fizdale reportedly agreed to a contract as the Knicks head coach Thursday, and his relationship with James makes the Knicks believe they might become contenders for his services if he opts out of his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Get the app and get the game.

The main thing is, though, that he is not Mark Jackson.

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Fizdale led the Grizzlies to a 43-39 record and a spot in the Western Conference playoffs in 2016-17.

Fizdale, who was a long-time assistant with the Miami Heat, was most recently the head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies less than two seasons.

As well as NY, he interviewed with the Orlando Magic, Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Hornets and Phoenix Suns in recent weeks.

He will have a tall order - bringing the Knicks back to respectability.

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James defended Fizdale on Twitter following his firing.

Before being hired by Memphis, Fizdale was a longtime National Basketball Association assistant with the Golden State Warriors, Atlanta Hawks and Miami Heat. With a lottery pick this year and if Porzingis miss next season, all indications would point towards the Knicks to return to the lottery next year. The two wanted to change the culture in NY, and the first step to doing that was finding a new head coach.

But Fizdale is well-respected and liked by players around the league. But I say that objectively. Many a coach has seen his career nosedive at Madison Square Garden.

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