Aldrich and the Knicks

According to multiple reports, including ESPNNewYork.com, the New York Knicks signed free agent center Cole Aldrich to a contract on Tuesday, Per Ian Begley, the deal is for one season and has no salary protection. The Knicks will be luxury tax payers in 2014 and Aldrich counts $884,293 against the salary cap should he stay on the roster until the beginning of January.