Originally Posted by ChuckOakley
Given the Knicks' players' contracts and player options, barring a miracle, the Knicks will not be under the cap until until summer of 2010, or the summer after Q's contract would be up. The Randolph trade essentially assured this.
That's not the point. Zeke has expressed the will to lower their capspace and that would help.
Maybe they'd want to also trade the Walker expirer or maybe that extra money next year would make it easier for them to want to use their MLE.