The New York Knicks have been the center of the NBA rumor mill. They have been linked to Donovan Mitchell over the last few weeks. New York is eager to land its next star and is the frontrunner in the sweepstakes for Utah’s All-Star guard.
The Knicks will have plenty of guard depth, even if they add Mitchell. However, the franchise is looking to keep veteran guard Derrick Rose.
Meanwhile, the Miami Heat have been linked to former Sixth Man of the Year winner Montrezl Harrell. The Heat have been quiet this offseason. NBA rumors suggest they are suitors for superstars Kevin Durant and Donovan Mitchell. That may have stopped them from being in talks with other candidates, but that could change.
Read more regarding these NBA rumors and other top stories in this edition of our rumor roundup.
New York Knicks want to keep 3x NBA All-Star amid Donovan Mitchell trade rumors
An NBA executive told Heavy.com that Miami would be a team to look out for as a potential landing spot. Harrell could be a cheap option to fill out the depth at center position if the Heat land a big star this offseason.
Malik Beasley to New York Knicks?
However, according to HoopsHype, the Knicks may be interested. Former T’Wolves GM Gersson Rossas now works as a senior basketball advisor for the Knicks and previously signed Beasley to a four-year $60 million deal as a restricted free agent.