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Bobby Portis signs 2-year deal with Knicks

By: The Associated Press
Published: Monday, July 1, 2019
Washington Wizards forward Bobby Portis gestures during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in Washington. The Wizards won 119-106. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Washington Wizards forward Bobby Portis gestures during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, in Washington. The Wizards won 119-106. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

— The New York Knicks continued loading up on forwards, agreeing to a two-year deal with Bobby Portis.

The deal was confirmed on Twitter by Priority Sports, following a report by ESPN that Portis agreed to a $31 million contract.

The Knicks had earlier agreed to deals with Julius Randle and Taj Gibson.

Portis averaged a career-best 14.2 points last season, playing for Chicago and Washington.

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