Knicks Adding Point Guard Depth Ahead of Playoffs: Report

Knicks Adding Point Guard Depth Ahead of Playoffs: Report


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Luca Vildoza handles the ball during the FIBA World Cup Finals on September 15.

With their first playoff appearance since 2014 looming, the New York Knicks are reportedly bringing in point guard help in anticipation of a postseason run.

HoopsHype was first with reports that Argentinian guard Luca Vildoza could be on his way to Madison Square Garden:

SNY’s Ian Begley followed that up with a report that the Knicks’ do indeed still have a roster spot open, and confirmed that New York had been in talks with the 26-year old point guard.

Over 34 games in the EuroLeague this season, Vildoza averaged 9.1 points and 3.8 assists per game while shooting 37 percent from behind the arc.