Report: Isiah Thomas a ‘Dark Horse Candidate’ to Replace Phil Jackson

by June 29, 2017
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UPDATE (June 29, 5:25 p.m. EST): Isiah Thomas insists he has no interest in joining Knicks’ front office.

ORIGINAL STORY: Following the dismissal of Phil Jackson on Wednesday, Knicks owner James Dolan is said to be considering Raptors president Masai Ujiri for New York’s top front office job.

But look out for former Knicks executive Isiah Thomas, who reportedly is a “dark horse candidate” to run the team, according to the Daily News.

Thomas perviously served as Knicks president for a disastrous five years before he was fired in 2008.

Report: Knicks Targeting Masai Ujiri to Replace Phil Jackson