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Allan Houston Helped Camby Choose Knicks
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On September 9, 2012 @ 12:17 pm In All,Headlines,NBA Headlines | No Comments
The Knicks’ reunion with Marcus Camby almost never happened.
The veteran center, who signed a three-year contract in July, admitted his return to Madison Square Garden after an 11-year hiatus should be credited to a last-minute phone call from one of his former Knicks teammates.
“I was on my way to Miami, about to go to the airport to go to Miami when I got the call from Allan [Houston],” Camby said. “I played with Allan for four years in New York, and he was like, ‘Just come, sit down and have a meeting with us.’ So I took the meeting with him and Coach [Mike Woodson] and they pretty much talked me out of going down to Miami to take that visit.”
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