D’Antoni a Knick

An NBA source close to the situation told The Boston Globe today that Phoenix Suns coach Mike D’Antoni has accepted the New York Knicks head coaching job.

Despite having two years and $8.5 million on his deal with the Suns, D’Antoni was given permission by the team to interview for openings with the Knicks and the Chicago Bulls.

D’Antoni has a career record of 267-172 after coaching Phoenix for four seasons and Denver in one.

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