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NBA exec says Kevin Knox is “f***ing really good”


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Kevin Knox received a roar of boos on draft night, but he is only drawing praise after making his summer league debut.

The Athletic has a new story on Knox’s hot start to his professional career, and in it, the author has a NSFW quote from one NBA exec who is excited about the former Wildcat’s potential in the NBA. The anonymous exec said, “He’s f***ing really good. A real stud.”

Knicks head coach David Fizdale also loves what he sees from Knox. Fizdale recently said, “He’s very comfortable with himself, very comfortable with his game. He knows his game. He really understands at a young age how to get to spots and find his shot. We put him in a lot of different situations. He’s rolling in pick-and-rolls, he’s handling in pick-and-rolls. So we’re going to mix it up with him and try to utilize his skill set.”

Fizdale believes Knox could start right away, maybe even at shooting guard.

Knox is back on the court Tuesday night against the Lakers.

Article written by Drew Franklin

I can recite every line from Forrest Gump, blindfolded. Follow me on Twitter: @DrewFranklinKSR

12 responses to “NBA exec says Kevin Knox is “f***ing really good””

  1. pancakesfordinner

    Please don’t use him at shooting guard. He is a natural small forward and in todays NBA has the ability to play power forward, but I don’t think he’s nearly quick enough to play the 2. Set him up for success not failure!

  2. Headhurts

    Agree

  3. davisfeathers

    can u copy & paste the whole article bc its making me sign up 2 read it

  4. J-Dub421

    Knicks fans have got to be some of the dumbest sports fans in existence.

  5. mcmermaid

    Will Knox be a max contract guy in a few years? How many max contract guys has Cal produced at UK? Let’s see:
    Wall
    Cousins
    Davis
    Towns?
    Booker
    Also, where are we with total UK salaries in the NBA?

    1. TreyTingle

      Noel should be a max guy right now. But whoever told him to wait out that scenario should be shot.

    2. kjd

      Don’t care about NBA salaries. What did they accomplish at UK, that’s what matters to me.

    3. UK Big Board Update

      kjd is mad.

    4. RC

      Noel was not- and is not- anywhere close to a “max guy.” He should have taken the 4-yrs for $70 million that Dallas offered, but it wasn’t a “max” contract.

      Booker just signed for $158 million as a “max” guy. And he earned every dollar. Noel isn’t anywhere near that good (or that well advised).

    5. TBW3011

      I don’t think Booker is a max guy either, but I certainly agree about Nerlens.

  6. UK Big Board Update

    Kevin Know is “f***ing really good”.

    Feeling?

    Fishing?

    Farming?

    Feeding.

    1. Catlogic15

      Hope it’s not Flaming