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The New York Knicks are anticipated to signal unrestricted free-agent ahead Michael Beasley on Tuesday, sources advised Ian Begley of ESPN New York.

Beasley, the No. 2 decide within the 2008 draft, will signal a one-yr deal, based on Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders.

It might be the sixth NBA vacation spot for Beasley over his 9-yr profession. He profiles as a shoot-first ahead who can function a gunner off the bench whereas being a minus on protection.

Given Carmelo Anthony‘s imminent exit, there’s an outdoor shot he may crack the beginning lineup for the Knicks.

He spent final season with the Milwaukee Bucks, with whom he averaged 9.four factors and three.four rebounds in simply sixteen.7 minutes per recreation. He shot fifty three.2 % from the sector and forty one.9 % from deep whereas primarily serving as a small-ball ahead.