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Dolan’s reluctance to add another big man and release Smith also stems from the fact he’s already paying 17 players this season — the 15 men on the roster, Jeremy Tyler’s $100,000 guarantee and rookie C.J. Leslie’s $200,000 guarantee. Tyler and Leslie were cut at the end of the training camp and their guaranteed money is also subject to the 3.25 tax.
New York Knickerbockers President and General Manager Steve Mills announced today that the team has waived forwards Ike Diogu, C.J. Leslie, Josh Powell and Jeremy Tyler and guard Chris Douglas-Roberts.
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Free-agent center Hamed Haddadi, who worked out for the Knicks on Aug. 16, might not be done with the team yet. A source close to the player says it is “still possible” that Haddadi signs with New York. The Knicks technically have only one roster spot remaining, but C.J. Leslie and Jeremy Tyler both inked partially guaranteed contracts, which means they are not locks to make the official team.