Knicks, Patty Mills Share Mutual Interest

July isn’t only about re-signing Carmelo Anthony. The Knicks will look to use their mini mid-level exception to obtain a free-agent starting point guard, and one may have emerged out of the Finals massacre of Miami in Spurs backup Patty Mills.

According to a source, Mills, unique because of his indigenous Australian heritage, would be intrigued by the idea of playing in New York and increasing his role from Tony Parker’s backup to a more marquee role.

“New York is definitely a city Mills would want to play in,’’ the source said. “He has that personality.’’

via Marc Berman of the New York Post


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