Dolan saw what Evan Fournier did versus KD and Dame and said pay him whatever.
— Ahmed (@big_business_) August 3, 2021.
I definitely HATE the Fournier deal for the Knicks.
— Jamie Calandro (@jac3600) August 3, 2021.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MAY 25: Evan Fournier # 94 of the Boston Celtics responds against the Brooklyn Nets in Game Two of the First Round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs at Barclays Center on May 25, 2021 in New York City. KEEP IN MIND TO USER: User specifically agrees and acknowledges that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is granting the conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images).
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The New York Knicks signed complimentary agent guard Evan Fournier to a four-year deal on Monday. Such a move wasnt ideal for their future plans.
Fournier is a capable backcourt gamer, no question. However is he $78 million great?
A mere minutes later on, New York also re-signed Derrick Rose in a savvy addition. It speaks with Tom Thibodeaus team-first viewpoint. However, is it enough to break through in the Eastern Conference?
NBA Free Agency: Twitter giants Knicks for signing Evan Fournier.
Fournier is currently having fun with France in the Tokyo Olympics. He balanced 17 points and three assists per game last season.
After being traded to the Boston Celtics midseason, Fournier prospered in Beantown, so much so that they had an interest in bringing him back this summer season. The Knicks tossed a lot of money his way to guarantee that wasnt the case.
NBA fans gave the Knicks a tough time for apparently overpaying for Fournier, despite the fact that it was followed by bringing back D-Rose.
The Knicks chose to utilize a large piece of their cap space on Fournier, who ought to improve a team that was already four-seed worthy in 2020-21. Nevertheless, it might get rid of the Knicks from adding the star gamer that they typically wish for.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – MAY 25: Evan Fournier # 94 of the Boston Celtics responds against the Brooklyn Nets in Game Two of the First Round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs at Barclays Center on May 25, 2021 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly agrees and acknowledges that, by downloading and or utilizing this photo, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Steven Ryan/Getty Images).
A mere minutes later on, New York likewise re-signed Derrick Rose in a smart addition.
Fournier actually does make a great deal of sense for a Knicks team that does not have shooting. The issue here is the monetary reward.
Just time will tell if New York made a mistake.