Sam SpiegelmanThe Knicks could be targeting Baylor’s Cory Jefferson with the No. 34 pick the team acquired from the Tyson Chandler trade, CBS Sports reported.
NY has done homework on Baylor’s Cory Jefferson, leaving impression among rival execs they’ve targeted him with No. 34 acquired from Mavs.
— Ken Berger (@KBergCBS) June 26, 2014
Jefferson averaged 19.0 points per game as a senior for the Bears, a year removed from his breakout junior campaign. He’s a strong jump-shooter, which was the main reason for his improvement his junior year, as well as an explosive athlete.
The Knicks have also been linked to P.J. Hairston and Patric Young.