Austin Rivers, the new Knicks point guard, spoke today via Zoom with reporters: “We are at a time when everyone likes to go to teams that are on the rise and are trying to do really well.
That’s why I don’t understand why anyone doesn’t want to play for a city like New York. It’s one thing I still don’t understand. I took this opportunity, to play in the Mecca of basketball. Everything is going in the right direction, new coach and new assistants. We are under construction.”