Originally Posted by ReturnOfJimi
The Knicks would be happy to do this simply to get rid of Q-Rich's contract.
The Miami Heat won't do this. They'll be happy to get Toine off the books when he expires. They do not want Quentin's extra 9 million dollar year.
The Knicks aren't exactly penny pinchers. Knowing them they would excersize the option on Fatoine and thus be stuck with him for 4 years, as opposed to Q's 3.