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NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 9: Allen Iverson #3 of the Philadelphia 76ers laughs with Stephon Marbury #3 of the New York Knicks on November 9, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement .Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2004 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rapper Jay Z and guard Tracy McGrady #1 of the Orlando Magic talk courtside before the game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on December 4, 2002 in New York, New York. The Magic won 87-85. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice: Copyright 2002 NBAE (Photo by: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)


ATLANTA - FEBRUARY 9: Stephon Marbury #3 of the Western Conference All-Stars poses for a portrait prior to the 52nd NBA All-Star Game at the Phillips Arena on February 9, 2003 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2003 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images)

TARRY TOWN, NY - AUGUST 8: Kristaps Porzingis #6 of the New York Knicks poses for a photo during the 2015 NBA Rookie Shoot on August 8, 2015 at the Madison Square Garden Training Center in Tarrytown, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

CHARLOTTE, NC - FEBRUARY 9: Shawn Kemp #40 of the Seattle Supersonics attempts a dunk during the 1991 Slam Dunk Contest as part of All-Star Weekend on February 9, 1991 at the Charlotte Coliseum in Charlotte, North Carolina. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1991 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Teammates Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors smile in the locker room and kiss the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy after the Golden State Warriors win Game Six of the 2015 NBA Finals at The Quicken Loans Arena on June 16, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. 

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NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 31: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder celebrates against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on January 31, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

James Dolan, Executive Chairman of Madison Square Garden, Phil Jackson the new of the New York Knicks and Steve Mills, general manager during the press conference to introduce Phil Jackson as the New York Knicks president on March 18, 2014 in New York City.

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LeBron James of the Miami Heat warms up during practice and media availability as part of the 2014 NBA Finals on June 7, 2014 at the Spurs Practice Facility in San Antonio, Texas.

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