WESTCHESTER KNICKS TO HOST MEDIA DAY TUESDAY, October 24

Westchester Knicks

October 17, 2017 - NBA Development League (D-League) - Westchester Knicks

News Release

WHITE PLAINS, NY - The Westchester Knicks, the official NBA G League affiliate of the New York Knickerbockers, will hold its annual Media Day on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at approximately 12:00 p.m. at the MSG Training Center in Tarrytown, NY. Select front office personnel and players will be available to the press for interviews. Any special photographic needs and/or specific player requests must be made in advance through Westchester Knicks Communications.

WHAT: 2017-18 Westchester Knicks Media Day

WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017

Approximately 12:00 p.m. (upon conclusion of practice)

WHERE: Madison Square Garden Training Center 711 Old Saw Mill River Rd.,Tarrytown, NY 10591

WHO: Craig Robinson, VP of Player Development & G League Operations

Allan Houston, General Manager

Mike Miller, Head Coach

Luke Kornet, New York Knicks Two-Way Contract Player

Select Westchester Knicks Training Camp Candidates

MEDIA PLANNING TO ATTEND SHOULD CONTACT KATIE HATCH AT Katie.Hatch@msg.com

The 2017-18 Westchester Knicks will be led once again by Mike Miller, who heads into his third season as the head coach. The team welcomes Craig Robinson, the newly appointed vice president of player development and G League operations, to the Knicks' leadership team this season while New York Knicks Legend Allan Houston returns for his fourth season as the Westchester Knicks' general manager.

Luke Kornet, a forward/center out of Vanderbilt University, will become the first Two-Way player for the New York and Westchester Knicks. New for the 2017-18 season, NBA teams are permitted to have two Two-Way players on their roster at any given time in addition to their 15-man regular season roster. Kornet will provide services primarily to the Westchester Knicks but can spend up to 45 days with New York, not including any time prior to the start of Westchester's training camp and at the conclusion of its season on March 23, 2017.

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