A day after NBA draft, Knicks' Leon Rose dumps half the roster and creates $40M in cap space

NEW YORK — Leon Rose cleaned house and is now loaded with cap space. The Knicks president took a knife to Steve Mills' roster construction, cutting the following players either based on their exorbitant salaries or their lack of skill: Elfrid...

A day after NBA draft, Knicks' Leon Rose dumps half the roster and creates $40M in cap space
NEW YORK — Leon Rose cleaned house and is now loaded with cap space. The Knicks president took a knife to Steve Mills' roster construction, cutting the following players either based on their exorbitant salaries or their lack of skill: Elfrid Payton, Taj Gibson, Wayne Ellington, Bobby Portis, Kenny Wooten and Theo Pinson. In addition, the Knicks declined to offer the qualifying offer to ...