Originally Posted by knickscity
Lin and Kidd combined salary....8 mil a season.
Year three...Kidd probably won't even be in the league, and by then I hope he has instill pg play in Lin and Shumpert, while Lin will be making a little over 9 and the team has the option in the fourth year, so if he sucks, we don't have to keep him.
It's more of an investment imo.
So we are giving our MLE n a back loaded deal on the hopes that Kidd can teach Lin how to be a pg. And this makes sense