Austin Rivers marked the Knicks’ future as uncertain, and he did not appear on the bench in Saturday night’s 110-107 victory over the Pacers in the Gardens.
When the Knicks acquired Derrick Rose in a deal earlier this month, Rivers was excluded from the rotation system. Then, in another bad turn, after Elfrid Payton suffered a hamstring injury, Rivers was defeated by Frank Ntilikina in Thursday’s defeat of the Kings. (Frank Ntilikina) Bypass.
A Knicks official said Rivers was in the garden but was treated for his sore ankle behind. Rivers is not in the pre-game injury report submitted to the NBA. In the square scoring, Rivers is listed as the decision of the DNP coach.
Rivers talked about his situation earlier this week: “I can̵
In the past nine games, Rivers has two cameo roles in garbage time, spending a total of five minutes. Facing Sacramento, he was the only person who did not participate in the Knicks.
Interestingly, after Taj Gibson sprained his ankle in Saturday’s game, Knicks coach Tom Thibodeau stated that President Leon Rose “will investigate existing players. “The Knicks may have to give up a player to sign the center.
Rivers signed a three-year agreement in November, but only the first agreement can be guaranteed. He participated in 21 games.