New York Teams

Rays edge Yanks (1:12)
Bellinger's grand slam propels L.A. (0:58)

Emily Kaplan ESPN 

The New York Rangers traded up to select K'Andre Miller at No. 22. "Being African American, the opportunity doesn't come very often. I worked very hard to be in this position."

Adames robs fellow SS Gregorius (0:34)
Stanton shows off the glove (0:46)
Conforto makes tremendous diving catch (0:25)
Knox got advice on booing fans from Porzingis (0:51)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

David Fizdale is impressed with Kevin Knox's mental makeup: "Right from the beginning, this kid wanted to be a Knick. I'm crazy enough because I can relate: I asked to be a Knick. To ask for that you have to be a certain type of competitor."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

David Fizdale says there is ‘absolutely' a chance that Kevin Knox can start at small forward as a 19-year-old rookie.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Both Steve Mills and Scott Perry mentioned their confidence in the Knicks' player development program - David Fizdale & staff in particular - as reasons why they believe Kevin Knox & Mitchell Robinson will be successful with NYK.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Mitchell Robinson didn't play basketball last season but Knicks GM Scott Perry said he saw Robinson enough high school tournaments to recognize his athleticism. Robinson said he didn't play college basketball this season in order to ‘focus on basketball' prepare for the NBA to know he was most athletic in 2017 class.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks GM Scott Perry said he doesn't expect to be ‘highly active' in free agency but doesn't want to talk in detail about what may happen in July at this point.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Knox says he and Kristaps Porzingis talked about being booed at the draft during their conversation last night. "It's all motivation. It adds fuel to the fire," Knox said Porzingis told him. ".... They'll be cheering for you soon."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Knox said Kristaps Porzingis gave him a call via FaceTime from Spain last night after he was selected by the Knicks.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks president Steve Mills reiterates that the club was locked in on Kentucky's Kevin Knox leading into the draft. Doesn't sound like there was strong internal consideration for Michael Porter Jr. last night. Mills adds that NYK feels lucky that Mitchell Robinson was available at No. 36.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Frank Ntilikina and Damyean Dotson are on hand for Kevin Knox and Mitchell Robinson's introductory press conference.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks draft picks Kevin Knox and Mitchell Robinson meet the media:

1927 Yankees diary

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