Knicks announce training camp dates

The Knicks announced on Thursday the team will hold training camp from Sept. 30 through Oct. 8 at Madison Square Garden Training Center in Greenburgh, N.Y.

Here is the team's full preseason schedule:

Oct. 9: at Celtics in Providence, R.I., 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 11: at Raptors, 7 p.m.

Oct. 12: at Celtics in Manchester, N.H., 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 17: at Wizards in Baltimore, 7 p.m.

Oct. 21: at Raptors, 7 p.m.

Oct. 23: at Bucks in Green Bay, Wis., 8 p.m.

Oct. 25: vs. Bobcats, 7:30 p.m.

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